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Forum: AMG GT
06-25-2019, 03:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,042
Posted By emericr

That is a great deal. GLWS.

That is a great deal. GLWS.
Forum: AMG GT
06-22-2019, 12:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,841
Posted By emericr

Sure would love to hear it even if electric....

Sure would love to hear it even if electric. Please share
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,841
Posted By emericr

Glad you are OK. I am missing your pics of your...

Glad you are OK. I am missing your pics of your latest rides.
Forum: AMG GT
06-13-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,150
Posted By emericr

I will be the exception as I believe a hybrid...

I will be the exception as I believe a hybrid version is actually the best of both world for the streets. Look at the GT73 coming out with over 800hp and keeping the same 4.0 V8. Look at the 918,...
Forum: AMG GT
05-03-2019, 06:14 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,553
Posted By emericr

LMFAO. Come down in Miami on I-95 and you will...

LMFAO. Come down in Miami on I-95 and you will get run over driving 15mph over the speed limit. You not speeding till you way over 100. Not saying it's the right thing to do and it's all about where...
Forum: AMG GT
05-01-2019, 09:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,553
Posted By emericr

It's capable of much more than that on Mexican...

It's capable of much more than that on Mexican roads ;)
Forum: AMG GT
05-01-2019, 09:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 719
Posted By emericr

I was very happy with my Strasse wheels and Chris...

I was very happy with my Strasse wheels and Chris (owner) is very customer friendly.
https://strassewheels.com/case/mercedes-benz-amg-gt/
Check the video as well...
Forum: AMG GT
05-01-2019, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 369
Posted By emericr

Looks like I am getting all my wishes for what I...

Looks like I am getting all my wishes for what I wanted the BS to be (AWD with ability to be RWD, hybrid set up with electric power boost). The AMG engines are different with the torque delivery and...
Forum: AMG GT
05-01-2019, 08:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,460
Posted By emericr

A few more since 2 years ago but nothing like the...

A few more since 2 years ago but nothing like the 911s. It's still a rare sight.
Forum: AMG GT
04-28-2019, 01:38 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,476
Posted By emericr

i do understand and agree with your points. There...

i do understand and agree with your points. There is lag below 4K rpm and they do not sound as good as the AMGs.
Forum: AMG GT
04-28-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,553
Posted By emericr

Your garage looks amazing. Jealous is a good way....

Your garage looks amazing. Jealous is a good way.
I felt the same way the day I got the car about 2.5 years ago and still love every time I get in it. Also had a few vettes in my past.
Been on the...
Forum: AMG GT
04-26-2019, 02:11 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,476
Posted By emericr

Care to expand on what you believe is ancient...

Care to expand on what you believe is ancient technology on the 600LT?
Forum: AMG GT
04-19-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 904
Posted By emericr

I have had 2 vettes as well and concur to never...

I have had 2 vettes as well and concur to never buy a first year as well. That goes for all brands but specifically on such a model where the chasis and everythign around it is new. As others said,...
Forum: AMG GT
04-19-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,476
Posted By emericr

So wonder if the BS will be a 2021 Model? If so...

So wonder if the BS will be a 2021 Model? If so looks like it will be a hybrid?...
Forum: AMG GT
04-19-2019, 03:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,476
Posted By emericr

All I know is that the engine has the E63S...

All I know is that the engine has the E63S turbos. Does not sound too radical to believe a 700ish hp car. Been on the list for over a year now
Forum: AMG GT
04-04-2019, 08:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 736
Posted By emericr

Congrats and nice garage as well.

Congrats and nice garage as well.
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2019, 11:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,888
Posted By emericr

Cheapest mod on the car. Exactly what you want,...

Cheapest mod on the car. Exactly what you want, no negatives. Should cost you $200 or so and fully reversible.
Forum: W213 AMG
04-02-2019, 07:55 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 7,733
Posted By emericr

Yep, I concur with u guys. Overpriced and wish MB...

Yep, I concur with u guys. Overpriced and wish MB had stayed with the CLS63 and price this 10K more than the E class. I suspect there will be enough buyers and it will depreciate like the 65 models.
Forum: AMG GT
04-02-2019, 06:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,038
Posted By emericr

Thanks for sharing. Something is not adding up...

Thanks for sharing. Something is not adding up with this. I do not see rear end or frame damage so there's no need to strip down the interior nor remove the entire engine up front and transmission.
04-02-2019, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 723
Posted By emericr

Please delete. wrong thread

Please delete. wrong thread
Forum: AMG GT
03-29-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,327
Posted By emericr

send you a PM.

send you a PM.
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 818
Posted By emericr

Wow, you must be way up in Florida lol. Never...

Wow, you must be way up in Florida lol. Never seen this is SWFL. Got lucky that the baby was not out.
Forum: AMG GT
03-26-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,528
Posted By emericr

carnut summed it up nicely. Even with a second...

carnut summed it up nicely. Even with a second ECU that is now mated to your VIN, if there is a large warranty claim, you bet that MB will be asking questions even if for some reason, they cannot see...
Forum: AMG GT
03-26-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,414
Posted By emericr

Is the ODB2 tuning a piggy back or an actual...

Is the ODB2 tuning a piggy back or an actual flash of the ECU?
Forum: AMG GT
03-09-2019, 08:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 750
Posted By emericr

South Florida

South Florida
Forum: AMG GT
03-09-2019, 08:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 756
Posted By emericr

No. I am referring to the Nappa Leather/Dinamica...

No. I am referring to the Nappa Leather/Dinamica upgrade with different color stitching. You no longer can chose that option on the MB configurator for a GT and it's a $1,200 option on a GT-C. It was...
Forum: AMG GT
03-08-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 756
Posted By emericr

yep, they will all end up with the same rwhp so...

yep, they will all end up with the same rwhp so if you can find a 2017 GT model with the upgraded interior, you can then be as powerful as the other models. Did the 1/2 mile run and they all...
Forum: AMG GT
02-27-2019, 11:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,437
Posted By emericr

Agreed and I think MB takes longer than the...

Agreed and I think MB takes longer than the competition to bring this kind of useful technology in their cars. Another few pounds of electronics and wires is not going make a difference in the...
Forum: AMG GT
02-26-2019, 08:41 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,437
Posted By emericr

good find. I wonder what kind of camera you need...

good find. I wonder what kind of camera you need to add on top of that interface and the install cost. All this sounds a bit cost prohibitive as I got used to the OEM system that beeps at me when I...
Forum: C63/C63S AMG
02-26-2019, 03:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 26,141
Posted By emericr

Anyone have done this yet?

Anyone have done this yet?
Forum: AMG GT
02-24-2019, 12:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,129
Posted By emericr

Beautiful vehicle and hell of a deal for someone...

Beautiful vehicle and hell of a deal for someone looking for a GT-R. You should have no problem finding a buyer. GLWS
Forum: AMG GT
02-19-2019, 07:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 777
Posted By emericr

Pm sent

Pm sent
Forum: AMG GT
02-14-2019, 03:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,406
Posted By emericr

Looking great. Are you in the SE corridor by any...

Looking great. Are you in the SE corridor by any chance? going to Miami next Saturday to drop the GT for upgrades and wondering if we could meet and shoot the breeze.
Forum: AMG GT
02-13-2019, 06:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 915
Posted By emericr

If I remember correctly, removing the OEM one was...

If I remember correctly, removing the OEM one was really a breeze. I do not remember having to drill out rivets but I could be wrong and will check with my friend. Stay tuned
Forum: AMG GT
02-12-2019, 01:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 915
Posted By emericr

No fasteners up top. Just tabs that are hard...

No fasteners up top. Just tabs that are hard plastic and getting them off without bending and potentially breaking and cracking paint is the tough part. Just take your time on the first one and once...
Forum: AMG GT
02-12-2019, 07:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 915
Posted By emericr

If only this was so easy. lol. The removal of the...

If only this was so easy. lol. The removal of the top part does not come off that easy as It requires proper trim tools, serious elbow grease and lots of patience to not bend or damage tabs and...
Forum: AMG GT
02-04-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By emericr

You will love the matte finish. I am sure you...

You will love the matte finish. I am sure you understand the caveats and that the car should never see an automated car wash. Post pics of your new beast when it comes in.
Forum: AMG GT
02-03-2019, 05:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By emericr

https://mbworld.org/forums/amg-gt/683811-rw-carbon...

https://mbworld.org/forums/amg-gt/683811-rw-carbon-gt-gts-carbon-fiber-aero.html
A search on the forum is easy :)
Forum: AMG GT
02-02-2019, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By emericr

I bought it and installed it on my car. Top notch...

I bought it and installed it on my car. Top notch vendor and fit is right on. Quite a bit of work to install it as you need to pull the rear bumper but well worth it at the end. Go for it and welcome...
Forum: AMG GT
01-30-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,464
Posted By emericr

I attended the event and here are my comments: ...

I attended the event and here are my comments:
-AMG was well represented and all of the GTs were tuned. the highest mph was the GTR in this video at 156 and we were all in the low 15X.
-The setup...
Forum: AMG GT
01-11-2019, 07:08 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,499
Posted By emericr

Was looking at a 570S or GT. After digging thru...

Was looking at a 570S or GT. After digging thru ownership feedback from local people, I stayed away from it...
Forum: AMG GT
01-10-2019, 04:40 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 7,499
Posted By emericr

I am actually happily surprised that it seems to...

I am actually happily surprised that it seems to be holding better than I expected. Nearly traded mine for a Mac (would have been a big mistake lol) and was offered 75% of MRSP.
Forum: AMG GT
12-27-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,886
Posted By emericr

You have the quickest GT out there at 9.53 for...

You have the quickest GT out there at 9.53 for the quarter mile lol.
Forum: AMG GT
12-23-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,767
Posted By emericr

already have the filters. can you share or pm me...

already have the filters. can you share or pm me the price of just the inserts?
Forum: AMG GT
12-21-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By emericr

Mostly agree on your thoughts but one reason to...

Mostly agree on your thoughts but one reason to go Magno is because a matte wrap over the magno paint dumbs down a little bit the finish and is not as eye popping as the original magno paint.
Not...
Forum: AMG GT
12-20-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 884
Posted By emericr

I am on my second magno paint AMG. It does set...

I am on my second magno paint AMG. It does set the car apart and the paint is very easy to maintain but it is fairly fragile. I am not saying it chips easily but the chips seem to show a bit more. I...
Forum: AMG GT
12-13-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 759
Posted By emericr

Looks good. Is the motor installed on there and...

Looks good. Is the motor installed on there and works as intended based on speed but actually does not raise or lower your custom wing.
Forum: AMG GT
12-04-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,944
Posted By emericr

Would love to know if this can be retroffited to...

Would love to know if this can be retroffited to GT(S) and how hard the install is.
Forum: AMG GT
11-30-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 437
Posted By emericr

I can help and sent you a message.

I can help and sent you a message.
Forum: AMG GT
11-21-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 284
Posted By emericr

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1124/dsc08360_1__3f2d06ef445fcd19960beeab9c0db4309d304c57.jpg
Thumbs up for great products and excellent customer service. Happy Turkey Day
Forum: AMG GT
11-16-2018, 07:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 905
Posted By emericr

Welcome to the club. A simple tune will awake the...

Welcome to the club. A simple tune will awake the beast within and the Z06 will have nothing on you ;)
Forum: AMG GT
11-07-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By emericr

Funny, I am probably not in for the BS if it does...

Funny, I am probably not in for the BS if it does not have electric boost ;). Variety is the spice of life.
Forum: AMG GT
11-07-2018, 02:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 696
Posted By emericr

This thread is useless without pics of the new...

This thread is useless without pics of the new ride ;). Congrats on the new toy and it was the right move for you. Don't be a stranger and hang around.
Forum: AMG GT
11-07-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,433
Posted By emericr

Yes I have driven the GTR and it is clearly an...

Yes I have driven the GTR and it is clearly an improvement over the GT on the track. However I am not inclined to spend $100K more on a car that could be very close to my GT performance.
I really...
Forum: AMG GT
11-06-2018, 05:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 731
Posted By emericr

The only issue with the lights is that if you...

The only issue with the lights is that if you come from other vehicles that have adaptive lights that illuminate where you turn your steering wheel, you will will be disappointed. I had it on my...
Forum: AMG GT
11-06-2018, 05:11 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,433
Posted By emericr

I have been on the list of a major dealer for...

I have been on the list of a major dealer for over 1 year. I think an allocation today is a shot in dark and while they make take a deposit, your likely hood of getting one is slim. What you have to...
Forum: AMG GT
11-02-2018, 06:50 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,848
Posted By emericr

Nice pics and new video. Your behind needs a...

Nice pics and new video. Your behind needs a carbon fiber diffuser. Real happy with mine 😎
Forum: AMG GT
11-02-2018, 06:46 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,267
Posted By emericr

congrats on the upgrade. Have you done any real...

congrats on the upgrade. Have you done any real world tests to see the performance improvements. I assume 0-60 is probably not much improved and maybe even more due to traction issues but I would...
Forum: AMG GT
10-20-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 847
Posted By emericr

it will be labor intensive to remove bumperettes...

it will be labor intensive to remove bumperettes as there are held by 3 screws from back and u have to remove the bumper. Welcome and enjoy your new smile enhancer machine
Forum: AMG GT
10-08-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,446
Posted By emericr

Were you finger happy typing 459 and an extra...

Were you finger happy typing 459 and an extra number squeezed in there? 45, 49, 59 or 459, all those are impressive, the last one is a little nuts but it matches your user name lol.
I see a few...
Forum: AMG GT
10-05-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,307
Posted By emericr

I have 13K miles on mine and used it as a DD for...

I have 13K miles on mine and used it as a DD for a year. I have the dynamic package and as long as the roads are smooth, the car is a perfect GT. Drove to Atlanta (8 hours drive), stopped only for...
Forum: AMG GT
10-01-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,344
Posted By emericr

The days of cars staying the same for a whole...

The days of cars staying the same for a whole cycle are gone and manufacturers are doing mid-cycle refresh or even earlier if customer feedback is negative.
It is an easier job for the sales staff...
Forum: AMG GT
09-28-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,203
Posted By emericr

Buy a regular 5000 jack for $50 and lift one side...

Buy a regular 5000 jack for $50 and lift one side at a time. Much safer and does not take long at all.
09-27-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By emericr

Congrats on record. you guys over there sure push...

Congrats on record. you guys over there sure push the limits :)
Forum: AMG GT
09-27-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 820
Posted By emericr

Used both. Leads to similar gains. If one has the...

Used both. Leads to similar gains. If one has the shop close to you, I would recommend that otherwise go with Eurocharged as they are much cheaper.
Forum: AMG GT
09-26-2018, 12:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,141
Posted By emericr

Not feeling it either. It does not look as good...

Not feeling it either. It does not look as good as the CLS and it'd better not be 200K cause it will sit on the lot. The trunk not going to be big enough to stuff the discount they need to throw at...
Forum: AMG GT
08-28-2018, 07:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,321
Posted By emericr

I believe remembering reading that this feature...

I believe remembering reading that this feature was added for MY17 forward and not available for MY16.
Forum: AMG GT
08-20-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 905
Posted By emericr

Splendid pics and vehicle. Looks like you really...

Splendid pics and vehicle. Looks like you really don't like yellow ;). A tune will wake up the beast within.
Forum: AMG GT
08-19-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,081
Posted By emericr

Did it to install my RW carbon difuser. You have...

Did it to install my RW carbon difuser. You have to remove the light assemblies. 3 screws from the inside. Remove the carpet inside to get access to them
Forum: AMG GT
08-16-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,463
Posted By emericr

GLWS. Interesting to see that you were able to...

GLWS. Interesting to see that you were able to fit 325s in back. Do you mind sharing or pm me the offset?
Forum: AMG GT
08-15-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,274
Posted By emericr

Jswan: stop the butt porn, will you. You are...

Jswan: stop the butt porn, will you. You are going to make me buy one before I patiently wait for the BS :). I still do agree that it has 928 a$$ DNA
Forum: AMG GT
08-15-2018, 09:10 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,831
Posted By emericr

Congrats on the upgrade. If I was not committed...

Congrats on the upgrade. If I was not committed to a black series, the F12 was on my list. Amazing vehicle. Please post pics.
Thanks again for all your help on the GT over the last year or so. If...
Forum: AMG GT
08-13-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,274
Posted By emericr

With what you just showed in your pic, there is...

With what you just showed in your pic, there is no way that they did not use it as inspiration. Good catch.
Forum: AMG GT
08-13-2018, 01:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,050
Posted By emericr

The tune will get you more power than the GTC but...

The tune will get you more power than the GTC but not as much as a GTC tuned. I believe it would be quite cost prohibitive to retrofit a GT with GTC parts (turbos, manifold just to name the obvious...
Forum: AMG GT
08-02-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 516
Posted By emericr

It will be a mistake for MB to bring it at this...

It will be a mistake for MB to bring it at this ridiculous pricing. 10 to 15K above the top CLS where it should be.
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 05:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 606
Posted By emericr

Not sure on how to get it as sneezix...

Not sure on how to get it as sneezix (https://mbworld.org/forums/members/387005-sneezix.html) is correct. What it shows today on website is $10.
Forum: AMG GT
07-30-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 606
Posted By emericr

Ordered as well. If I can get a bit more intake...

Ordered as well. If I can get a bit more intake sound, then I'll be happy.
Cars with filters supposedly have shown a slight increase in trap speed at 1/4 mile.
Forum: AMG GT
07-28-2018, 10:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,301
Posted By emericr

If McLaren can be at 2,800 pounds with the 600LT,...

If McLaren can be at 2,800 pounds with the 600LT, I really hope the BS can be shave at least 100 pounds.
Forum: AMG GT
07-24-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By emericr

Great win indeed. This proves that the platform...

Great win indeed. This proves that the platform is worthy and can compete with the best of Porsche and others.
Forum: AMG GT
07-24-2018, 01:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

Thanks for the update. 5 mins to you is probably...

Thanks for the update. 5 mins to you is probably 1/2 with me lol.
How hard of a "firm jerk" do you need to pop out that mirror?
Forum: AMG GT
07-23-2018, 09:43 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,301
Posted By emericr

Tobias officially announced earlier this year...

Tobias officially announced earlier this year that the Black series is being developed. Seems to imply it will be a MY20
Forum: AMG GT
07-21-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,123
Posted By emericr

Thanks for sharing. Bye Bye 812 , might as well...

Thanks for sharing. Bye Bye 812 , might as well rename it superslow ;)
What do you dyno now?
Forum: AMG GT
07-17-2018, 10:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 839
Posted By emericr

I second that motion.

I second that motion.
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,948
Posted By emericr

Interesting posts lately where people seem to be...

Interesting posts lately where people seem to be comparing apples and oranges. One is a four door sedan with all the comfort for 4 people, heavy yet 4WD makes it stupid fast in a straight line and...
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 321
Posted By emericr

That has been a struggle finding feedback on the...

That has been a struggle finding feedback on the matter. I finally have been able to find an app called car scanner that has the IATs and timing advance but does not work for boost. There are 2 banks...
Forum: AMG GT
07-03-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 979
Posted By emericr

I think you need to get in and out of the GT-R a...

I think you need to get in and out of the GT-R a few times as it is not as easy as the SL. Then you should take it for a test drive. It is a complete different animal than the SL. The SL is very easy...
Forum: AMG GT
06-28-2018, 02:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 779
Posted By emericr

You do not need the VIN of an edition to order....

You do not need the VIN of an edition to order. Part numbers are available at your local dealership with your own AMG GT VIN# or I can send you a PM with the parts #.
Forum: AMG GT
06-27-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By emericr

There's also a recent post of a company doing...

There's also a recent post of a company doing renntech knock offs for half the price.
Forum: AMG GT
06-27-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,418
Posted By emericr

looking great. Are you going to install their...

looking great. Are you going to install their meth kit?
Forum: AMG GT
06-23-2018, 10:15 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,916
Posted By emericr

I am in South Fl and could not agree more with...

I am in South Fl and could not agree more with triblk6spd's statement. I really can feel the difference especially in second gear when the ECU allows the full beans. Waiting on your review before...
Forum: AMG GT
06-21-2018, 02:16 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 34,777
Posted By emericr

Check BMW forums... way too many problems with...

Check BMW forums... way too many problems with it. A friend of mine is on his third one on his M5...
Forum: AMG GT
06-20-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By emericr

Contact Chris (owner) at Strassewheels.com and he...

Contact Chris (owner) at Strassewheels.com and he will guide you in the right direction.
Fair warning that you may spend some extra $$ on wheels after you are done talking with him. lol. I did....
Forum: AMG GT
06-20-2018, 11:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By emericr

I couldn't agree more with the last comments you...

I couldn't agree more with the last comments you made and applaud you for using the car for its true intended purpose. You are right on that the GT-R makes an average guy like me look better on the...
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 04:13 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,145
Posted By emericr

Thanks for the info and GTR owners should be...

Thanks for the info and GTR owners should be please.
Looks like the peasants with the base cars get screwed lol
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By emericr

Your car must be a ringer then... Stock vs...

Your car must be a ringer then...
Stock vs stock: a GTS is not even remotely close to a match for a 570 and the GTR will get beat from as well in a straightline (check all the mags if you wish). The...
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 12:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By emericr

Whiteblack and Ronin: not sure on which planet...

Whiteblack and Ronin: not sure on which planet you guys live on but on the streets (straight or curvy) which I assume the OP will use his car the most as he is debating with a Renntech GTS, the 570S...
Forum: AMG GT
06-19-2018, 11:40 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,145
Posted By emericr

Can you expand on your statement there? Is...

Can you expand on your statement there? Is Mercedes paying for a retrofit on GT4 only or the whole range of GTs?
Forum: AMG GT
06-17-2018, 04:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,183
Posted By emericr

If you are really going to spend 185K+, I would...

If you are really going to spend 185K+, I would get the GTR if the choice is narrowed down to just Renntech GTS or GTR. Just my opinion but I think a GTR will be real close in straight line...
Forum: AMG GT
06-14-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,298
Posted By emericr

Yes adding downpipes will trigger a CEL per...

Yes adding downpipes will trigger a CEL per Renntech.
Forum: AMG GT
06-14-2018, 09:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,284
Posted By emericr

I am considering adding a meth kit as well. Can...

I am considering adding a meth kit as well. Can you share your thoughts on who you will be using? Right now the only plug and play I have found is Weistec.
Forum: AMG GT
06-12-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 471
Posted By emericr

mboemparts.com Great service and I believe the...

mboemparts.com
Great service and I believe the best price out there.
Forum: AMG GT
06-08-2018, 05:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,484
Posted By emericr

Seems like the stealer is taking the easy way out...

Seems like the stealer is taking the easy way out and blaming after market parts to avoid to have to deal with it. I would hook up one of those OBDII readers to see what the computer is saying...
Forum: AMG GT
06-08-2018, 05:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By emericr

I am really interested in this as well and there...

I am really interested in this as well and there is one guy here who posted a video of his car at an event with upgraded pure turbos but the thread has gone silent. I would love to hear from people...
Forum: AMG GT
06-07-2018, 04:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,547
Posted By emericr

My shop actually said there were not technically...

My shop actually said there were not technically considered cats when he saw what was inside. Don't quote me on this as it looks to me like cat lol
Forum: AMG GT
06-04-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,528
Posted By emericr

Awesome. Welcome to the club

Awesome. Welcome to the club
Forum: W213 AMG
06-01-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,796
Posted By emericr

Amazing times for tune only 5K pds sedan. I am...

Amazing times for tune only 5K pds sedan.
I am shocked on how quick an RS3 can be with relatively speaking easy mods. A 9 sec pocket rocket... Looks like I may have to get acquainted with my Audi...
Forum: W213 AMG
06-01-2018, 06:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,484
Posted By emericr

looking goooood

looking goooood
Forum: W213 AMG
06-01-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,911
Posted By emericr

Nice review. It really will come down to brand...

Nice review. It really will come down to brand preference. Going to homestead next week with BMW organized event. Will play around with the M5 and report back
Forum: AMG GT
06-01-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,959
Posted By emericr

Or you can just get a GT and then tune it :).

Or you can just get a GT and then tune it :).
Forum: AMG GT
06-01-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 934
Posted By emericr

$20K with install... I love those guys...

$20K with install... I love those guys...
Forum: AMG GT
05-31-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,145
Posted By emericr

Very interesting and thanks for sharing. I wonder...

Very interesting and thanks for sharing. I wonder if this can retrofit to its little brother (GT(S)) and how bad the install is.
Forum: AMG GT
05-31-2018, 10:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By emericr

From the pic, you can see the sensors are still...

From the pic, you can see the sensors are still located at the same place and the cats are located after them therefore the CEl will trigger.
Just another reason to get it tuned ;)
Forum: AMG GT
05-31-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,106
Posted By emericr

My point still stands that I expected the delta...

My point still stands that I expected the delta to be bigger on the GTR as it seems to be about the same as the GTS.
Forum: AMG GT
05-30-2018, 09:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,106
Posted By emericr

Thanks for posting but I would think you would be...

Thanks for posting but I would think you would be higher than that as regular GTS dynoes at 54X to the wheels. I understand the "different day, different dyno" dynamic but it does not appear to be a...
Forum: AMG GT
05-29-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,547
Posted By emericr

No drone on the GT/GTS car, not sure about the...

No drone on the GT/GTS car, not sure about the GT-R.
Mike: congrats on the GTS. If you just look under the car, you will see the two resonators right after the pipes bend from the engine to follow...
Forum: AMG GT
05-29-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 631
Posted By emericr

You should wait to get confirmation from the...

You should wait to get confirmation from the horse's mouth but based on previous experience, the downpipes with cats should not trigger a cell, However, I think the install will be a bear as you may...
Forum: AMG GT
05-26-2018, 03:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,626
Posted By emericr

That's a great deal. Congrats

That's a great deal. Congrats
Forum: AMG GT
05-26-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,284
Posted By emericr

This can only help. Who did you buy it from?

This can only help. Who did you buy it from?
Forum: AMG GT
05-25-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,626
Posted By emericr

Not sure what you mean by "not selling" but a GTC...

Not sure what you mean by "not selling" but a GTC sounds really exciting. However I am biased lol
05-25-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By emericr

Sweet looking ride. Glad you stayed within the...

Sweet looking ride. Glad you stayed within the AMG club. Get a tune for even a bigger smile ;)
Forum: AMG GT
05-25-2018, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 769
Posted By emericr

Thanks for sharing. We really had the same...

Thanks for sharing. We really had the same experience lol. Last year it rained as well and by the luck of the draw I also finished third. I was top 10% on the smaller slalom course with the SLK but...
Forum: AMG GT
05-23-2018, 01:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,892
Posted By emericr

A little string of bad luck looks like. It will...

A little string of bad luck looks like. It will pass away and you will soon enjoy care free miles in your beast
Forum: AMG GT
05-23-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

You are a God send :)

You are a God send :)
Forum: AMG GT
05-23-2018, 12:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

Thanks. Could I bother you for the "remove mirror...

Thanks. Could I bother you for the "remove mirror glass" instruction?
Forum: AMG GT
05-21-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,683
Posted By emericr

Related to the media accessibility, may I suggest...

Related to the media accessibility, may I suggest that you use the voice button for it. Once you get used to it, it's really a breeze. For example, press voice button, say "radio" then press button...
Forum: AMG GT
05-21-2018, 02:03 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

Thanks Alex. Seems like you are right as the...

Thanks Alex. Seems like you are right as the parts I ordered are just LEDs. Anyway you can confirm on how to take the mirror cover out? Is it like the W204/W205 where you have to muscle it out. I...
Forum: AMG GT
05-17-2018, 06:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,683
Posted By emericr

The one at the dealer has painted wheels like...

The one at the dealer has painted wheels like yours, I believe. Let me see if I can get you a pic.
Forum: AMG GT
05-16-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,683
Posted By emericr

Congrats. Great looking vehicle :). Have fun with...

Congrats. Great looking vehicle :). Have fun with it
My local dealer has a one as well with full PPF for sale cheaper than MRSP if any one is intererested
Forum: AMG GT
05-14-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

Thanks for taking the time to snap a picture of...

Thanks for taking the time to snap a picture of yours. Yes I did check and I believe I have the same hole. My part looks different but the hole is there and the size seems to be the same. I looked at...
Forum: AMG GT
05-11-2018, 02:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

lol, not 5 mins after I post, dealer finally...

lol, not 5 mins after I post, dealer finally tells me the one they have has them. I think it's because the light does not turn on during day but that's just a guess. Parts on order. I'll report back...
Forum: AMG GT
05-11-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,403
Posted By emericr

Calling on GT-R owner - LED mirror projector light

I understand it's not to everyone's liking but it seems that not all GT-R come with the light of the side mirrors projecting AMG on the ground. i personally like it, I have had 2 GTR-s at the...
Forum: AMG GT
05-10-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By emericr

Got lucky as it is what I ordered (only one...

Got lucky as it is what I ordered (only one available).
Forum: AMG GT
05-10-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By emericr

You are guilty of feeding my mod disease ;). Unit...

You are guilty of feeding my mod disease ;). Unit ordered.
Forum: AMG GT
05-08-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 987
Posted By emericr

I love my new diffuser. Great vendor as well. I...

I love my new diffuser. Great vendor as well. I have 305 PS4 on my car with no issues.
https://mbworld.org/forums/amg-gt/683811-rw-carbon-gt-gts-carbon-fiber-aero.html
Forum: AMG GT
05-08-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By emericr

Thanks for clarification. What is the 450, 613...

Thanks for clarification.
What is the 450, 613 and 764 numbers on the dyno sheet?
I just noticed that pure now has an 800 and 900 turbo upgrade. I assume you have the 900 upgrade. Pure does not...
Forum: AMG GT
05-07-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By emericr

I hear what you are saying but not everyone is...

I hear what you are saying but not everyone is lucky enough to have such great curve roads. I visit Sebring or Road Atlanta when possible but down here in SWFL, roads are pretty much straight and...
Forum: AMG GT
05-07-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,547
Posted By emericr

What AMG17GT said. If you have a GTS, no need to...

What AMG17GT said. If you have a GTS, no need to spend 4K on a custom exhaust.
Forum: AMG GT
05-07-2018, 03:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By emericr

I assume this is your car. Congrats on the runs...

I assume this is your car. Congrats on the runs and glad the car is holding well.
Would you mind answering some questions? Feel free to PM or email me if you prefer
-the dyno charts shows 3 runs...
Forum: AMG GT
05-06-2018, 06:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 741
Posted By emericr

kicking some b**tt. I wonder what else is done to...

kicking some b**tt. I wonder what else is done to the car if it truly dynoes 780rwp. This is close to 900hp crank or close to double the hp of base GT. Would love to have some detail or info from the...
Forum: AMG GT
04-30-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 9,994
Posted By emericr

So glad to see GTR owners take their car to the...

So glad to see GTR owners take their car to the track. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: AMG GT
04-30-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,652
Posted By emericr

oops - please delete

oops - please delete
Forum: AMG GT
04-26-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,671
Posted By emericr

Ran early this year in hot 90 Deg Florida day at...

Ran early this year in hot 90 Deg Florida day at Brandenton and best time was high 11.4s @ 125. Consistent runs but just could not hook up nor get a decent 60ft (1.9 or higher if I remember...
Forum: AMG GT
04-26-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By emericr

Nicely done. Care to share what tires you used.

Nicely done. Care to share what tires you used.
Forum: AMG GT
04-26-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,837
Posted By emericr

A few points come to mind: -Sorry to hear about...

A few points come to mind:
-Sorry to hear about your issues and thanks for sharing.
-Congrats on the OP to be using the car as intended and being able to take the car to its limits which I think...
Forum: AMG GT
04-23-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 822
Posted By emericr

I would love the digital screens if they do it...

I would love the digital screens if they do it ala Aston Vantage i.e keep the existing look with round bezels but have the inside be digital. I think this is the way MB did it with the C class versus...
Forum: AMG GT
04-19-2018, 09:34 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 9,765
Posted By emericr

Before ordering the car, I spent time in both...

Before ordering the car, I spent time in both cars trying to figure out which upgrade to get and the difference in both was negligible especially considering that I rarely blast it as I'd rather hear...
Forum: AMG GT
04-19-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 679
Posted By emericr

If you are a car guy that actually drives his...

If you are a car guy that actually drives his sports car, then the GTR is the one to get. While the SLS has the cool door factor and a meaner bark with it's 6.3 motor, the GTR is overall just a...
Forum: AMG GT
04-09-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 672
Posted By emericr

1 word: clean

1 word: clean
Forum: AMG GT
04-03-2018, 12:45 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,575
Posted By emericr

Related to your 2 concerns (feeling tired and...

Related to your 2 concerns (feeling tired and conversation), the GT is not an issue. No problem with having a conversation reaching out its top speed and hearing my passenger say it's probably not a...
Forum: AMG GT
03-31-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 24,283
Posted By emericr

Been on the track and 1:34 is a hell of a time....

Been on the track and 1:34 is a hell of a time. Not a track rat not can't help you with your requests but I have talked with the guys that ran GT4 and GT3 and they ran their 2 hour race with no...
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,589
Posted By emericr

With a tune on the AMG, the difference in...

With a tune on the AMG, the difference in performance slims down to negligible.
If you can swing the difference and you are not going to put a lot of miles on it, then it's a no brainer. The Ferrari...
Forum: AMG GT
03-28-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,004
Posted By emericr

That was the right move. Post pics :)

That was the right move. Post pics :)
Forum: AMG GT
03-26-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 732
Posted By emericr

I know it adds a bit of weight but I hope MB will...

I know it adds a bit of weight but I hope MB will use the 360 system in other cars in the refresh of the GT. The sensors do work most of the time in the front to let me know how close I am to the...
Forum: AMG GT
03-26-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 949
Posted By emericr

https://www.mboemparts.com Ordered from them...

https://www.mboemparts.com
Ordered from them before, it's just the dealer from Naperville. The site does not have parts listed for our model but if you have the part#, it will pull it up otherwise...
Forum: AMG GT
03-22-2018, 10:58 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,031
Posted By emericr

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbull...

https://cimg8.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.mbworld.org-vbulletin/2000x1504/img_3587_1__27672ce07906d3d20cf3ebaca90356839487268b.jpg...
Forum: AMG GT
03-22-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,737
Posted By emericr

Luv the style of the wheels but I think color...

Luv the style of the wheels but I think color does not go complement well with the white. With a darker color like black, it would probably rock.
GLWS and Thanks for reposting.
Forum: AMG GT
03-22-2018, 10:33 AM
Replies: 15
GTC
Views: 1,003
Posted By emericr

Can't go wrong with your choice. It looks great....

Can't go wrong with your choice. It looks great. As long as the road surface is good, it will be fine (drove 8 hours straight to Road Atlanta and my back did not complain). I assume it has the...
Forum: AMG GT
03-21-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,298
Posted By emericr

Did what AMG17GT said and it strikes the right...

Did what AMG17GT said and it strikes the right balance. Downpipes require cutting off OEM pipes and you can;t put it back to stock without dropping the transmission.
Forum: AMG GT
03-19-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,686
Posted By emericr

Congrats. You will love that car. A tune wakes...

Congrats. You will love that car.
A tune wakes the beast within ;)
Forum: AMG GT
03-14-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,263
Posted By emericr

Substantial enough to pay for mods like wheels,...

Substantial enough to pay for mods like wheels, tires, tune etc :)
Forum: AMG GT
03-14-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,043
Posted By emericr

Angel: you are not searching hard enough. There...

Angel: you are not searching hard enough. There are dealers that will take your deposit at MRSP.
Forum: AMG GT
03-14-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 492
Posted By emericr

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercedes-AMG_GT ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mercedes-AMG_GT
3560 to 3627pounds
GT is lighter than GTS if you do not order options like larger wheels, exhaust and suspension.
Forum: AMG GT
03-13-2018, 06:42 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 492
Posted By emericr

Interesting that the GTR would be heavier than...

Interesting that the GTR would be heavier than the GT by 100 pounds...
Forum: AMG GT
03-10-2018, 01:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 806
Posted By emericr

Beautiful ride. Congrats and enjoy.

Beautiful ride. Congrats and enjoy.
Forum: AMG GT
03-10-2018, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,737
Posted By emericr

Too bad u deleted pics Dint take this...

Too bad u deleted pics
Dint take this personally. On forums you gotta have a tough skin. If everyone had same taste, cars would get boring. Diversity is spice of life.
Hope u can repost.
Forum: AMG GT
03-09-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,862
Posted By emericr

I really hope the chassis comes with a hybrid...

I really hope the chassis comes with a hybrid setup but I probably should not hold my breath if it's going to be lighter than the current car.
Forum: AMG GT
03-08-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,625
Posted By emericr

Welcome to the club sneezix. you will love that...

Welcome to the club sneezix. you will love that car.
Forum: AMG GT
03-08-2018, 11:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,263
Posted By emericr

If you search hard enough, there is plenty of...

If you search hard enough, there is plenty of deals to be had at way below MRSP.
I know I have a long term relationship with my dealer but I was able to even custom order my car at a substantial...
Forum: Sedan
03-07-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 11,082
Posted By emericr

Like most, disappointed with the overall exterior...

Like most, disappointed with the overall exterior look. I can't imagine what the Porsche fans will rightfully say about it (first gen Panamera with an MB badge).
The new 8 series gran coupe looks...
Forum: AMG GT
03-07-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 559
Posted By emericr

I have a GT with the adjustable suspension and I...

I have a GT with the adjustable suspension and I had no issues driving in one shot to Road Atlanta from Naples.
Going to your coast next week for cars and coffee and there is a convoy from Miami to...
Forum: AMG GT
02-27-2018, 10:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By emericr

I am meeting one of the AMG GT4 race team at...

I am meeting one of the AMG GT4 race team at Sebring and will get feedback from them. I discussed with a shop that works on turbo cars and they said that most cars from factory come with a BOV...
Forum: AMG GT
02-26-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By emericr

i am being told that the sensor that tells the...

i am being told that the sensor that tells the computer how much boost and gas is before the air from the BOV. Therefore it really does not matter how hot or cold the air is and it is making no...
Forum: AMG GT
02-25-2018, 04:00 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By emericr

why The aggression?? Chill out peeps... i read...

why The aggression?? Chill out peeps...
i read with great attention the thread about those and I have nothing to back up my opinion other than if the bov would reduce IAT like you mention, i would...
Forum: AMG GT
02-23-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,163
Posted By emericr

thanks for feedback but you just reaffirmed my...

thanks for feedback but you just reaffirmed my thoughts that I do not want to mess up what MB engineers did related to that specific item.
Forum: AMG GT
02-23-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,230
Posted By emericr

Congrats. it will be a rare beast in that color.

Congrats. it will be a rare beast in that color.
Forum: AMG GT
02-20-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,992
Posted By emericr

Thanks for sharing and thumbs up. I might take...

Thanks for sharing and thumbs up.
I might take you on the offer next time I fly to Denver to see my brother.
Forum: AMG GT
02-17-2018, 10:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,625
Posted By emericr

GLWS - I would recommend top dog AMG GT sedan...

GLWS - I would recommend top dog AMG GT sedan with 800hp if it looks close to the initial concept lol
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 07:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,992
Posted By emericr

that is a hell of a garage you have and a great...

that is a hell of a garage you have and a great addition to it. Stunning.
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
GT4
Views: 1,866
Posted By emericr

looking forward to see them race at sebring...

looking forward to see them race at sebring really soon :)
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,029
Posted By emericr

why did you wait so long to put them on market...

why did you wait so long to put them on market lol?. i just bought the rear diffuser and could have gotten a nice combo with you. GLWS.
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 12:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,243
Posted By emericr

simply stunning. have fun with it.

simply stunning. have fun with it.
Forum: AMG GT
02-16-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,805
Posted By emericr

my set up with my wheels and tires is the same...

my set up with my wheels and tires is the same except the front is 265 not 275. I am thrilled with how Strasse has treated me and i had issues with the custom coating I ordered. I have may friends...
Forum: AMG GT
02-14-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,805
Posted By emericr

A lot of opinions I see. just trying to help...

A lot of opinions I see. just trying to help someone and I have nothing to gain. My comment was based on 3 separate wheel companies indicating I was taking a chance with tires that are more than 5%...
Forum: AMG GT
02-13-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,805
Posted By emericr

good to know but FYI that when I ordered my...

good to know but FYI that when I ordered my custom wheels and wanted wider tires, the engineer advised that i needed to keep the same ration and overall height. They had issues on other high end...
Forum: AMG GT
02-13-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,216
Posted By emericr

I totally agree as i believe this can easily be...

I totally agree as i believe this can easily be done with the star system. it just takes someone who has the time to research it.
Forum: AMG GT
02-11-2018, 07:48 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,216
Posted By emericr

More power to you to get this to the finish line....

More power to you to get this to the finish line.
No way I am doing this as others have said is way to complex. I do not get why MB is not bringing this in the US as Audi was able to and Mustang...
Forum: AMG GT
02-09-2018, 02:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,631
Posted By emericr

It's all about that 60 foot time. getting down...

It's all about that 60 foot time. getting down under 2 sec for our RWD platform is key to a great time at the end :)
Forum: AMG GT
02-08-2018, 09:41 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,513
Posted By emericr

Simply stunning and incredible talent. I am sure...

Simply stunning and incredible talent. I am sure this was a lot of hours in the making.
Forum: AMG GT
02-07-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,173
Posted By emericr

It has been a hit and miss as well but since i...

It has been a hit and miss as well but since i changed the rear diffuser to a more athletic and aesthetically looking diffuser, the feature is gone and I am not missing it.
www.rwcarbon.com :)
Forum: AMG GT
02-07-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,513
Posted By emericr

Really cool pics and thanks for sharing. when...

Really cool pics and thanks for sharing.
when it runs in your blood, i can understand you get passionate about what people say on your threads.
you are right you have to learn to not take it...
Forum: AMG GT
02-06-2018, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,128
Posted By emericr

maybe in your neck of the woods but right now in...

maybe in your neck of the woods but right now in the US you can buy a new one for $190k or practically new one for low $150s (2016 with less than 10k miles) :)
Forum: AMG GT
02-06-2018, 07:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,078
Posted By emericr

GLWS. wheels are gorgeous.

GLWS. wheels are gorgeous.
Forum: AMG GT
02-06-2018, 07:32 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,513
Posted By emericr

you love what you did to your car and that's what...

you love what you did to your car and that's what matters.
great pics and thanks for sharing but the built in animosity on both sides tarnishes the thread a bit.
Forum: AMG GT
02-06-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,142
Posted By emericr

I agree. I would have requested templates as a...

I agree. I would have requested templates as a razor blade coming close to the car is a NO NO in my book. Looks like they did an amazing job and that's what matters.
Forum: AMG GT
02-06-2018, 06:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,053
Posted By emericr

Nicely done.

Nicely done.
Forum: AMG GT
02-05-2018, 08:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,001
Posted By emericr

I need sunglasses to just look at it. brilliant...

I need sunglasses to just look at it. brilliant indeed
Forum: AMG GT
02-05-2018, 08:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,145
Posted By emericr

congrats on the order without even driving one....

congrats on the order without even driving one. it looks beautiful and you did the right thing protecting it all around.
Forum: AMG GT
02-02-2018, 11:26 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,128
Posted By emericr

I would not touch a Mclaren without a factory...

I would not touch a Mclaren without a factory warranty. too much can go wrong too quickly as there is not enough data to prove their reliability.
The 12C looks much more exotic than the GT-S and it...
Forum: AMG GT
01-31-2018, 11:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,631
Posted By emericr

Always a naysayer. Ignore those guys. Been to...

Always a naysayer. Ignore those guys.
Been to the dragstrip in FL heat and could not get under 2sec for my 60ft with my measly 600+ machine so if you were running street tires, that is actually not...
Forum: AMG GT
01-30-2018, 04:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By emericr

I'll second xbox. Using S/S+ is the best way...

I'll second xbox. Using S/S+ is the best way unless you want to have a little fun rowing your own gears. In Mexico situations, I am in S+, downshift using the paddle to be in the right gear, pound it...
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