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Forum: W218
07-19-2012, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,880
Posted By Ready2roll

Morgan City, Louisiana. Feel free to come by any...

Morgan City, Louisiana. Feel free to come by any time for a demonstration :)
Forum: W218
06-07-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,079
Posted By Ready2roll

that sounds incredible!!!

that sounds incredible!!!
Forum: W218
03-28-2012, 05:01 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,057
Posted By Ready2roll

I agree ECO is quite annoying. Hopefully someone...

I agree ECO is quite annoying. Hopefully someone comes up with a fix for this soon.
Forum: W218
03-22-2012, 11:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,898
Posted By Ready2roll

I plan to keep mine at least 5 years. I totally...

I plan to keep mine at least 5 years. I totally love this car!
Forum: W218
03-22-2012, 11:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,327
Posted By Ready2roll

Check out this thread to see how I did mine :y ...

Check out this thread to see how I did mine :y
https://mbworld.org/forums/cls55-amg-cls63-amg-c219/430950-has-anybody-figured-out-how-hardwire-their-radar-detector-2012-cls.html
Forum: W218
03-22-2012, 11:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,978
Posted By Ready2roll

Not as of yet. If anyone has a good solution...

Not as of yet. If anyone has a good solution please let us know :y
Forum: W211 AMG
03-19-2012, 11:36 PM
Replies: 96
Views: 8,157
Posted By Ready2roll

11.346, 11.376, and a 11.398 with trap speed...

11.346, 11.376, and a 11.398 with trap speed topping 126.7 mph.
Time slips and videos on this thread...
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By Ready2roll

I wish i was close to you guys. That cars and...

I wish i was close to you guys. That cars and coffee event sounds like lots of fun :)
Maybe Greg will let you drive his car. I'm sure you would be sold on Vtech after that ;)
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 972
Posted By Ready2roll

Yea, here's his response to your video on the...

Yea, here's his response to your video on the other thread. He does have LSD. What's a P31 package? Are you sure you don't mean P30 (performance package)?

The fact of the matter is in a "real"...
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 12:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 9,234
Posted By Ready2roll

Incredible :eek:

Incredible :eek:
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 12:18 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 13,743
Posted By Ready2roll

Very impressive. How much boost do you plan to...

Very impressive. How much boost do you plan to run?

Anyone know the boost limits of the stock engine?
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 12:14 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,386
Posted By Ready2roll

that sounds incredible Ali. Did you ever dyno...

that sounds incredible Ali. Did you ever dyno your car before and after the cat delete?
Forum: W218
03-06-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,385
Posted By Ready2roll

Hmmm, my car had the P30 package before I tuned...

Hmmm, my car had the P30 package before I tuned it with Vtech and I can tell you that the tuned version of my car would completely annihilate the P30 version of my car. The difference is night and...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You got it bro! :y

You got it bro! :y
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You know, you are right. Post 11 is when things...

You know, you are right. Post 11 is when things went sour. I regret feeding into it, but in the end some great info came out of this thread.

I do recall seeing a post in this thread somewhere...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 05:24 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

just curios, because I have never been to their...

just curios, because I have never been to their blog nor do I know where to find it.... They mention DR's and exhaust mods. Do they specify down pipes and high flow cats? Because "exhaust mods" could...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Exactly!!! The problem is there were lots...

Exactly!!!

The problem is there were lots of "unofficial claims" on this thread..... well, maybe not claims just a lot of left out pertinent information by what could possibly be Renntech...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 04:52 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You are missing the point! That information may...

You are missing the point! That information may have been there all along for someone willing to dig for it, but the information posted in THIS THREAD has been lacking. Read for yourself from the...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

My friend, hear me out.... You are right,...

My friend, hear me out.... You are right, Renntech doesn't elude to this, but certain posts on this thread would make one "believe" that they are doing this with a tune only.

May I present case...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 04:05 PM
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 01:52 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Ummmm no not quite! It will go to the track on...

Ummmm no not quite!
It will go to the track on occasion.

What it will not see is exhaust mods, bigger inter coolers, skinnys and drag radials. I'm perfectly content with my CLS the way it is. ;)
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 01:28 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Absolutely I know all too well. Everything in my...

Absolutely I know all too well. Everything in my Z has been upgraded to 300M shafts costing many thousands. It's built to the hilt!

My point was is my CLS63 is my family sedan and hitting the drag...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Sorry that is not my intention. I just like to...

Sorry that is not my intention. I just like to call a spade a spade and lay all the cards on the table.

Sure, Renntech does not advertise that 10.90 run on their webpage, but posters here leave...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

The car had a custom tune (obviously not the mail...

The car had a custom tune (obviously not the mail order tune they put on everyone else's car) it also had down pipes, high flow 200 cel cats, larger intercoolers and also skinnys. Who knows what...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Well, I've bought the car new in 2007 and it's...

Well, I've bought the car new in 2007 and it's been a work in progress ever since. I've been thru multiple setups to get where I'm at. The 4L80 is the only way to go on these cars with 1000 RWHP. All...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 09:35 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Okay since you asked :D I'm always doing...

Okay since you asked :D

I'm always doing something to this car. I've dumped way more money into it than I should have, but I have lots of love for this car.

My new System Forged wheels shipped...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 09:05 AM
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 08:37 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Let's keep it real and list the other...

Let's keep it real and list the other modifications on Hartmut's car
He was also running downpipes w/high flow cats (200 cell) and intercooler upgrade, light weight skinny's on the front of the car...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

While we are all here bench racing I just wanted...

While we are all here bench racing I just wanted to clarify... 15 lbs saved on unsprung weight is huge and not exactly equivalent to 2-3 gallons of fuel.
I think the weight savings is greater than...
Forum: W218
02-29-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

No sir! not dreaming at all. Skinny's are worth...

No sir! not dreaming at all. Skinny's are worth .25 tenths on my ZO6 and that is proven several times with back to back testing at the track. Now, my ZO6 is an 8 second car so gains from skinny's...
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,150
Posted By Ready2roll

Awesome! You are going to love that car :y

Awesome! You are going to love that car :y
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You know that's a damn good point and something...

You know that's a damn good point and something to take into consideration.
My ZO6 is dyno tuned which gave it much more power than a canned tune, but that doesn't mean I could put my ZO6 tune on...
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 03:40 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

I agree on all accounts! I'm not knocking...

I agree on all accounts! I'm not knocking Renntech at all so sorry If I come off that way. I know they have a first class operation and do most of their tuning from scratch, just not on the CLS63TT...
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 03:26 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Yikes! that's what I was afraid of :eek: ...

Yikes! that's what I was afraid of :eek:

Thanks for sharing the info. That's all the confirmation I need to keep my car tuned only. Canned, just the way I like it :D
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

+1 I see skinny's on the front of that car...

+1

I see skinny's on the front of that car too :eek:

Skinny's were good for 2 tenths on my ZO6 :D
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Nice run, but don't hate on the Canned tunes when...

Nice run, but don't hate on the Canned tunes when Renntech uses them also. I don't care what they came on here and posted the information is out there for those in the know ;)

Yes, Renntech will...
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks very much! Yes track prep is normally...

Thanks very much!
Yes track prep is normally very good at No Problem Raceway. I also did a real good burn out as you can see in the vids. Probably overkill for the OE tires, but hey it worked for...
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

:eek: Same stuff I heard :nix:

:eek:

Same stuff I heard :nix:
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 10:41 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

LMAO! That's good stuff Ecrusin :y You are...

LMAO! That's good stuff Ecrusin :y

You are right though, people read something and take it as fact without researching anything.
Forum: W218
02-28-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Surely you posted that as a joke thinking nobody...

Surely you posted that as a joke thinking nobody would check? :rolf:

Renntech advertises 669 HP and 734 TQ at the crank :D
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

That's a good question. I've never run on the...

That's a good question. I've never run on the road coarse there. Only the drag strip.
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

hmmm, maybe! As long as you aren't running side...

hmmm, maybe! As long as you aren't running side by side with any other cars. If I bring that car home dented up that's my ass :D
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 11:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By Ready2roll

:word:

:word:
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You're a good guy! I offer the same thing....

You're a good guy!

I offer the same thing. If anyone is in the Louisiana area and want to drive my car to see what it's like with a V-Tech tune you are welcome to it :y
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,539
Posted By Ready2roll

Beautiful wheels. Good luck with the sale :y

Beautiful wheels. Good luck with the sale :y
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By Ready2roll

We use ours as a daily driver. I'm in love with...

We use ours as a daily driver. I'm in love with this car. I also have a highly modified ZO6 that I'm contemplating selling just so I can get another CLS63. Our current car is basically for my wife...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,700
Posted By Ready2roll

I doubt it. That V-Tech tune makes a huge...

I doubt it. That V-Tech tune makes a huge difference over a stock PP car.

One thing to remember is a non PP car with a V-Tech stage 1 tune and a PP car with the V-Tech stage 1 tune will both make...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 06:38 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

The negativity comes from your employee, or "head...

The negativity comes from your employee, or "head cheerleader" AMGTortoise's antagonistic behavior. Just read back and you will see why he could cause one to become aggravated.

The information...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You got that right buddy. When my wifes pissed...

You got that right buddy. When my wifes pissed she makes us all miserable :rolf:
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

More misinformation proving you are absolutely...

More misinformation proving you are absolutely clueless on what you are talking about. You're a spin doctor Mr. Tortoise. I see right through your agenda. Guess what? It's not working!!!! :crazy:
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

They sure did! Removed cats and downpipes. I wish...

They sure did! Removed cats and downpipes. I wish I could go this route on my car also, but unfortunately my wife would not hear of it. It's actually her daily driver :)
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

So if you knew it already then don't claim...

So if you knew it already then don't claim Renntech does in house tunes on the CLS63TT when it's Mr. Bar that has supplied them with a canned tune.

Have a good day Mr. Tortoise! :D
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

You're very transparent Mr. Tortoise I see right...

You're very transparent Mr. Tortoise I see right thru your agenda to discredit a company such as V-Tech and Velos Designs. I think everyone else here see's it also. You really should be ashamed of...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

In fact, read this from V-Tech's online store ...

In fact, read this from V-Tech's online store



source:
http://www.4-tecperformance.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=180_191&products_id=1960


OMG, could it be V-Tech's "German...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 03:16 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Mr. Tortoise, don't be jealous and please don't...

Mr. Tortoise, don't be jealous and please don't hate.
The information I have given is 100% factual. Where have you seen V-Tech advertise they do their own in house tune?
They have never claimed...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 02:48 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Yes my car has those options and I do agree with...

Yes my car has those options and I do agree with you that they will help the ET.



Here we go again with your tire lesson. The point I was making is my 11.3's were run on the stock tires that...
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 02:39 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Yes it did. Thank you for pointing that out :y

Yes it did. Thank you for pointing that out :y
Forum: W218
02-27-2012, 02:38 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

No! What Mr. Hurt Feelings is saying is that a...

No! What Mr. Hurt Feelings is saying is that a car with LSD and lighter CC brakes will run a better ET than one without. He is right for once :y
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 06:07 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Thank you Ecruisin! I understand and know what...

Thank you Ecruisin!
I understand and know what drag radials are and what they do. The point I was making is my car was running 11.3's on the stock tires. In comparison, I have not seen any other...
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 12:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,346
Posted By Ready2roll

absolutely gorgeous Vic! Those are by far the...

absolutely gorgeous Vic! Those are by far the best looking wheels that I've seen on this car. I want a set :)
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 12:13 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Very good post Vic. This backs up what I'm...

Very good post Vic. This backs up what I'm saying!

Don't get caught up in manipulated dyno numbers from any tuner.

Track results tell the real story!

I might add that I'm not some "hot shoe"...
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Sorry I forgot to attach the pic. The time slips...

Sorry I forgot to attach the pic. The time slips are on this post
https://mbworld.org/forums/5012096-post1.html
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Why not bring my car? It's not important to me. I...

Why not bring my car? It's not important to me. I know what my car runs on STREET TIRES!

Why doesn't Renntech bring a car to me with street tires if it's important to them? I am more than happy...
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Every time I've seen posted by Renntech is on...

Every time I've seen posted by Renntech is on cars running drag radials. That will make any tune look impressive. How many of us drive our cars on the street with drag radials? :rolf:



Well...
Forum: W218
02-26-2012, 11:45 AM
Replies: 203
Views: 20,554
Posted By Ready2roll

Don't get caught up in dyno numbers and don't...

Don't get caught up in dyno numbers and don't believe dyno numbers from any tuner. Dyno numbers can be manipulated and results will vary from one dyno to another. What you should listen to is real...
Forum: W218
02-14-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Ah yes I see that now. I saw on another site it...

Ah yes I see that now. I saw on another site it was 40%, but I definitely trust what the mbusa site says at 30%. Either way it's working very well.

My concern with the 100% locking is what if you...
Forum: W218
02-14-2012, 10:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,998
Posted By Ready2roll

absolutely gorgeous! Makes me wish I had gotten...

absolutely gorgeous! Makes me wish I had gotten white. I have the CF interior also and love it.

What mods do you have planned? I highly recommend the V-Tech tune. It's amazing!!!

Here's a cool...
Forum: W218
02-14-2012, 10:43 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

I have the factory LSD which is 40% locking. It's...

I have the factory LSD which is 40% locking. It's definitely working. No wheel spin off the line launching just off idle. As you can tell by the time slips it's working very well for me :D
Forum: W218
02-13-2012, 11:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,880
Posted By Ready2roll

Glad to see V-Tech is a sponsor now. I'm in love...

Glad to see V-Tech is a sponsor now. I'm in love with my V-Tech tune. :urock:
Forum: W218
02-13-2012, 11:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,426
Posted By Ready2roll

Congrats! It's amazing how much difference a tune...

Congrats! It's amazing how much difference a tune will make :y
Forum: W218
02-13-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 6,845
Posted By Ready2roll

I thought the reason to get Designo was the...

I thought the reason to get Designo was the ability to get custom colors.
If you plan to go all black then I don't see the point. Unless there is something special about Designo over the regular...
Forum: W218
02-10-2012, 09:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,082
Posted By Ready2roll

Congrats on the new car. The CLS63 is my first...

Congrats on the new car. The CLS63 is my first Benz also and it won't be my last. I'm completely in love with the quality of this car :y

I highly recommend the V-Tech tune. I had it done on my ECU...
Forum: W218
02-08-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Ready2roll

Vic, it looks like the 40% holds true on the...

Vic, it looks like the 40% holds true on the CLS63 too :smash:


From this article
http://www.egmcartech.com/2011/04/25/2012-mercedes-benz-cls63-amg-price-starts-at-94900/
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Forum: W218
02-08-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Ready2roll

+1 I don't think that 30% stat is correct....

+1

I don't think that 30% stat is correct. At least I'm hoping it's not correct :)
Forum: W218
02-08-2012, 11:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 917
Posted By Ready2roll

The battery is under the hood to the left of the...

The battery is under the hood to the left of the engine.
The lights are self leveling. Do you have a fat lady sitting in the passenger seat? :rolf:
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Ready2roll

Keep in mind that $2030 is the upgrade cost for...

Keep in mind that $2030 is the upgrade cost for the basic differential that's already given with the price of the car. It's not the cost for a complete LSD differential. Don't be surprised if...
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 06:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Ready2roll

In that case I'd definitely go the Renntech...

In that case I'd definitely go the Renntech route. I think getting a complete LSD from Mercedes would be cost prohibitive.
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,202
Posted By Ready2roll

If you haven't ordered your car yet then...

If you haven't ordered your car yet then definitely go with the OEM LSD
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,351
Posted By Ready2roll

You know, I think keeping the stock ones would be...

You know, I think keeping the stock ones would be a great idea.
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,351
Posted By Ready2roll

What I meant by "take off's" is these would be...

What I meant by "take off's" is these would be the original take off's off my car if I were to go with after market wheels.
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,351
Posted By Ready2roll

These are the wheels that came on my car ...

These are the wheels that came on my car


http://i130.photobucket.com/albums/p266/jwgaddis68/benz2.jpg
Forum: W218
02-07-2012, 12:51 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,351
Posted By Ready2roll

Vic, those are absolutely the best looking wheels...

Vic, those are absolutely the best looking wheels I've seen yet. I'd love a set of them.
Any idea what my AMG take offs would sell for?
Forum: W218
02-05-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,385
Posted By Ready2roll

WOW! night and day difference :y

WOW! night and day difference :y
Forum: W218
02-05-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,323
Posted By Ready2roll

I really like this one, but don't care for the...

I really like this one, but don't care for the concave wording......

Machined Face/ Black Window/ Chrome Lip
http://i841.photobucket.com/albums/zz334/FXAutodesign/6689572771_d889e4d720_z.jpg
...
Forum: W218
02-03-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,385
Posted By Ready2roll

That would be interesting. I'd love to line up...

That would be interesting. I'd love to line up with someone with the Renntech tune so that we can compare the two. I haven't seen any Renntech cars run this kind of ET on street tires, or this high...
Forum: W218
02-02-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 8,385
Posted By Ready2roll

I've never looked at those videos back to back...

I've never looked at those videos back to back before, but you are right the difference is HUGE :)

Considering I was running consistent 11.3's on street tires with the Vtech tune VS what a stock...
Forum: W218
02-02-2012, 01:13 PM
Forum: W218
01-31-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Yep, the V-Tech tune is amazing. I'm running 93...

Yep, the V-Tech tune is amazing. I'm running 93 octane because it's readily available to me here. The tune is actually for 91 octane :y
Forum: W218
01-29-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,572
Posted By Ready2roll

beautiful! congrats on the new car!

beautiful! congrats on the new car!
Forum: W218
01-29-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 34,005
Posted By Ready2roll

Talk to ETG to find out, but I'm pretty sure they...

Talk to ETG to find out, but I'm pretty sure they will have to retune for the CEL issue, or you could go with the V-Tech stage 2 tune.
Forum: W218
01-29-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 34,005
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks correct. V-Tech has a stage 2 tune for the...

Thanks correct. V-Tech has a stage 2 tune for the CEL issue. I'm thinking about going this route, but would like to hear a car in person with the down pipes. Being that my wife drives my car is can't...
Forum: W218
01-27-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,100
Posted By Ready2roll

So far on mine I've done the V-tech stage 1 tune ...

So far on mine I've done the V-tech stage 1 tune
35% tint
and thinking about the resonator delete :)
Forum: W219
01-25-2012, 09:41 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,139
Posted By Ready2roll

I personally like the blacked out look ;)

I personally like the blacked out look ;)
Forum: W218
01-24-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,001
Posted By Ready2roll

I just listened to the surround sound demo CD...

I just listened to the surround sound demo CD that came with my car. INCREDIBLE!!!
Forum: W218
01-23-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

They come with LSD, traction control and also...

They come with LSD, traction control and also something called active handling. Despite the fact that it's built by Chevrolet, it's a very advanced performance machine :rolf:
Forum: W218
01-23-2012, 01:58 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

I agree 100%. Most people that buy them are...

I agree 100%. Most people that buy them are clueless on how to drive one properly. I also got tired of rowing gears and converted mine over to an auto :y
Forum: W218
01-23-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,234
Posted By Ready2roll

Mine has that automatic sunroof shade opening...

Mine has that automatic sunroof shade opening feature also :rolf:
Forum: W218
01-23-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

A Z06 with 100 more RWHP than stock will make a...

A Z06 with 100 more RWHP than stock will make a CLS63, even a tuned CLS63 seem slow!!!!

Your lack of knowledge about the Z has obviously given you the wrong impression about this American made...
Forum: W218
01-23-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

I'm 100% sure. I've never heard of Techtec? ...

I'm 100% sure. I've never heard of Techtec?
Check out the V-Tech tunes here
http://www.4-tecperformance.com/index.php?main_page=index&cPath=180_191
Forum: W218
01-22-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

yes, my car is highly modified and lays down just...

yes, my car is highly modified and lays down just over 1000 hp to the wheels.



I'm not comparing them. You asked me what my car ran so I showed you. There is no comparison :)



Absolutely!...
Forum: W218
01-22-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Maybe you are looking at videos of regular base...

Maybe you are looking at videos of regular base model Corvettes?
GM advertises 11.7 quarter mile times for the ZO6 and 11.3 for the ZR1.



Technologically unadvanced? Really? Perhaps you should...
Forum: W218
01-22-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Yep, that V-tech tune is incredible. Those times...

Yep, that V-tech tune is incredible. Those times are on 93 octane pump gas :y
Forum: W218
01-22-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

If someone is only running 12's let alone 13's in...

If someone is only running 12's let alone 13's in a C6 ZO6 then they have absolutely horrible driving skills!


What's hard to believe? Those times on the ZO6 fast list? Those times are 100% real...
Forum: W218
01-21-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,045
Posted By Ready2roll

I chose to solder mine, but you can use a wire...

I chose to solder mine, but you can use a wire tap such as the one in the attached picture. I also didn't use an inline fuse. Probably should have, but I don't use one in any of my cars and never had...
Forum: W218
01-21-2012, 02:54 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

You won't be disappointed in the tune I assure...

You won't be disappointed in the tune I assure you ;)

I'd say it would be a close race depending on the driver of the ZO6. When my ZO6 was stock I was able to run consistent 11.6's on street...
Forum: W218
01-21-2012, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,763
Posted By Ready2roll

That's awesome! You are very fortunate to have...

That's awesome! You are very fortunate to have that experience. :y
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 04:03 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,704
Posted By Ready2roll

I just checked into it and V-Tech does have a...

I just checked into it and V-Tech does have a tune that upgrades non PP cars to the same tune that the factory PP has. A lot cheaper price too! :y

2012 Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG Performance...
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,410
Posted By Ready2roll

That is bad ass! Good job Renntech!!! I...

That is bad ass! Good job Renntech!!!

I really need to get some drag radials on my car. It sure seems to help a lot.

Anyone have any idea on what exhaust mods this car has?
How are they...
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 09:18 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 7,090
Posted By Ready2roll

Click the "manage attachements" button when you...

Click the "manage attachements" button when you are making a post and you will be able to upload pics. I can't wait to see them!
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 09:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

It's never a problem at No Problem :D

It's never a problem at No Problem :D
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 09:16 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Told you :) No I don't work for them, but...

Told you :)

No I don't work for them, but the guy doing the V-Tech tunes is the same guy that tunes my 1000 RWHP ZO6. They are local to me here in Louisiana and I like supporting my local peeps :y
Forum: W218
01-20-2012, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,704
Posted By Ready2roll

Actually, the V-Tech stage 1 tune I'm running is...

Actually, the V-Tech stage 1 tune I'm running is very mild. It doesn't increase boost over the 18.8 psi of the stock PP package. It's very much in line with tunes offered by other companies such as...
Forum: W219
01-19-2012, 09:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 7,798
Posted By Ready2roll

Well said! Same reasons I converted my C6 ZO6...

Well said!
Same reasons I converted my C6 ZO6 to an automatic ;)
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,382
Posted By Ready2roll

Absolutely get the LSD!!!

Absolutely get the LSD!!!
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

I just uploaded some vids for you guys ...

I just uploaded some vids for you guys

Here's the 11.346 pass
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_owyIksDacY&feature=youtu.be

Here's the 11.376 pass...
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

I tried race start the first few passes and it...

I tried race start the first few passes and it always resulted in unwanted wheel spin followed by a bog. Now, with drag radials I think this was the hot ticket.

My launch was leaving just off...
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 11:39 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Thumbs up Thank you! I paid just under $2000 You order...

Thank you!
I paid just under $2000
You order the tune here
http://www.4-tecperformance.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=180_191&products_id=1930

They are in the US
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 08:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,763
Posted By Ready2roll

That is awesome that you were able to pick up the...

That is awesome that you were able to pick up the car from the factory. We have that option here in the states when buying a Corvette. It's a great experience. Congrats on your car and enjoy it my...
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,704
Posted By Ready2roll

j Absolutely! This V-tech tune would do that...

j

Absolutely! This V-tech tune would do that for you.
http://www.4-tecperformance.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=180_191&products_id=1930


It's the exact tune I used to achieve...
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 08:22 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks for the complements guys :y Yep,...

Thanks for the complements guys :y

Yep, 11.3's with a crappy 1.8 60' time. Imagine if I had drag radials the time this car would be running :eek:
Forum: W218
01-19-2012, 12:12 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,153
Posted By Ready2roll

Track Results 2012 CLS63 - 11.3's with a tune only on street tires

I finally got my 2012 CLS63 to the track tonight. The only mod on this car is the V-Tech tune and I was running on the factory wheels & tires. No drag radials!!!

I came home with several 11.3...
Forum: W218
01-18-2012, 05:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,763
Posted By Ready2roll

Very nice! What was the actual rear wheel HP and...

Very nice! What was the actual rear wheel HP and what percentage loss thru the drivetrain are you guys using to get the 552 BHP?

I bet that tune you guys are getting is actually the Vtech tune. I...
Forum: W218
01-17-2012, 09:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,247
Posted By Ready2roll

Yes, my Z is driven on the street almost daily....

Yes, my Z is driven on the street almost daily. My wife even drives it. Despite it having so much HP it's still extremely streetable and civilized.

Regarding the tune, it's done by mail. They...
Forum: W218
01-17-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,259
Posted By Ready2roll

That looks terrible!!!

That looks terrible!!!
Forum: W218
01-17-2012, 10:35 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,763
Posted By Ready2roll

Awesome! What were the results? What tune...

Awesome! What were the results?

What tune are you going with?
Forum: W218
01-17-2012, 10:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,247
Posted By Ready2roll

The difference from the midrange up past 140 mph...

The difference from the midrange up past 140 mph is tremendous. In fact, I think the extra power is more noticeable in that range than it is from a dead stop. Here's a video of my car running from 50...
Forum: W218
01-16-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,247
Posted By Ready2roll

I've heard everywhere from 9.5% to 18% I think...

I've heard everywhere from 9.5% to 18%
I think anywhere from 9.5 to 12% is realistic.
Forum: W218
01-16-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,247
Posted By Ready2roll

Check out this acceleration video of my Vtech tuned CLS63

Here's a video from a dig using the race start function. I'm running the Vtech stage 1 tune on this car. It's an absolute beast :y

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0jh70mjmM68
Forum: W218
01-15-2012, 10:12 PM
Forum: W218
01-15-2012, 06:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,045
Posted By Ready2roll

I don't know about being a Dalai Lama Wolf :rolf:...

I don't know about being a Dalai Lama Wolf :rolf:

I'm just pretty handy with a volt meter. Sorry I took so long getting these pics to you guys.

If you notice I drilled a tiny hole for the radar...
Forum: W218
01-15-2012, 01:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,045
Posted By Ready2roll

No offense taken. I'm sure the Escort is a nice...

No offense taken. I'm sure the Escort is a nice system, but I prefer the V1. I've used one for years and I have one in each of my cars. I love it's simplicity, I love the arrows and it's very...
Forum: W218
01-15-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

YES!!! With their typical diagnostic software...

YES!!!
With their typical diagnostic software it cannot be detected. I've heard this from several sources, one of which is a friend of mine at a Merc dealer in Missouri. He told me they had a...
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 11:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

I get some wheel spin in my car, but it's not out...

I get some wheel spin in my car, but it's not out of control. The traction control handles it nicely. I have the limited slip differential option on my car also which does help greatly.
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

I'm not concerned with warranty at all. A tune is...

I'm not concerned with warranty at all. A tune is not detectible by the dealers diagnostic system. There's several threads on this forum pointing that out. Now, lets say that my car suffered a...
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,045
Posted By Ready2roll

The trim piece just pops right off and snaps back...

The trim piece just pops right off and snaps back in place once you're done attaching your wires. I'll get you guys some pics tomorrow :y
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 10:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

My car is a PP version. Yes, it had good power at...

My car is a PP version. Yes, it had good power at the stock 550 HP, but with the Vtech tune it feels like I think it should have for a car that costs this much. The difference with the tune was...
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

This car handles the extra power very easily. As...

This car handles the extra power very easily. As heavy as these cars are they need the tune in my opinion. Try to drive a tuned car and compare it to your non tuned car. It's a night and day...
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 10:29 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

ABSOLUTELY!!!! It makes a fun car that much...

ABSOLUTELY!!!!

It makes a fun car that much more fun.
I had mine tuned within days of owning the car. Zero regrets!!!
The car should come with this much power stock :)
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 8,045
Posted By Ready2roll

I pulled the trim piece off behind the rear view...

I pulled the trim piece off behind the rear view mirror and used my volt meter to find a switched 12 volt source. I don't remember off hand which wire it was but if nobody else chimes in I will pull...
Forum: W218
01-14-2012, 04:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,346
Posted By Ready2roll

Congrats on the new car Wolf! You will love...

Congrats on the new car Wolf!
You will love it, especially once tuned. The car is a monster with the tune :)
Forum: W218
01-13-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,914
Posted By Ready2roll

Well said Vic. This is so true!

Well said Vic. This is so true!
Forum: W218
01-13-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,978
Posted By Ready2roll

2012 CLS63 with blacked out grill?

I've seen several pics of these cars with the grills black out. Is there a black after market replacement or are people having their chrome grills painted?
Forum: W218
01-13-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,794
Posted By Ready2roll

Very well said! My car is an absolute beast with...

Very well said! My car is an absolute beast with the tune. I normally don't fall in love with my cars, but I'm totally in love with this one :D
Forum: W218
01-13-2012, 10:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,914
Posted By Ready2roll

Not if it's tuned properly. See the V-Tech Stage...

Not if it's tuned properly. See the V-Tech Stage 2 tune ;)



If my car ever suffered any type of failure like that I assure you the ECU would be flashed back to stock before the car arrived at...
Forum: W218
01-12-2012, 10:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,794
Posted By Ready2roll

Vic, I'm really considering doing this to my car....

Vic, I'm really considering doing this to my car. Is the car just as quiet at idle and normal cruising? You just hear the extra noise under load? Any drone in the car at cruising speed?
Forum: W218
01-12-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,704
Posted By Ready2roll

I had the same questions when having my ECU tuned...

I had the same questions when having my ECU tuned in my brand new car by Vtech. They assured me that the dealer would not be able to tell the car was tuned with their diagnostic software. I've...
Forum: W218
01-12-2012, 03:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 939
Posted By Ready2roll

I would absolutely still go for the PP package...

I would absolutely still go for the PP package and get the tune. As mentioned the PP package comes with all the other goodies. I went with the Vtech tune and couldn't be happier!
Forum: W218
01-12-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

You're joking right? Break it in HARD!!! ...

You're joking right?

Break it in HARD!!!
as soon as the engine is warm start beating on it.

If you want a engine that performs to it's full potential you need to break it in hard. All this...
Forum: W218
01-12-2012, 10:50 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

Yea man, the dyno wasn't that far off afterall :)...

Yea man, the dyno wasn't that far off afterall :)

The car is running AWESOME!!!
Absolutely flawless and no quirks at all. Money well spent for sure :y

If the weather holds out I'll have the...
Forum: W218
01-11-2012, 10:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 17,845
Posted By Ready2roll

absolutely beautiful!

absolutely beautiful!
Forum: W218
01-11-2012, 04:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

I've been having a great time with the car :) ...

I've been having a great time with the car :)

I'll get you guys some video very soon. I'm hoping to take it to the drag strip Friday night to get some times. I'll keep you guys posted :y
Forum: W218
01-02-2012, 09:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,937
Posted By Ready2roll

You are awesome Vic thanks for the info!

You are awesome Vic thanks for the info!
Forum: W218
01-02-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,937
Posted By Ready2roll

Vic what is the proper weight of the gear oil and...

Vic what is the proper weight of the gear oil and the quantity? I'll probably do mine myself being that I have my own lift.
Forum: W218
01-02-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,937
Posted By Ready2roll

That's for posting that Vic. My dealer did not...

That's for posting that Vic. My dealer did not tell me about this necessity when they delivered my car to me.

This forum rocks!!!! :y
Forum: W218
01-02-2012, 10:47 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks very much for your input on this. It makes...

Thanks very much for your input on this. It makes me feel better about having a tune :)
This is the same thing my tuner has told me and my friend who is a tech at a Merc dealership said they were...
Forum: W218
01-01-2012, 10:46 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By Ready2roll

:rolf:

:rolf:
Forum: W218
01-01-2012, 10:20 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By Ready2roll

I stand corrected then. I guess if they really...

I stand corrected then. I guess if they really wanted to dig they would determine the car was tuned, but nothing blatantly pops up on the diagnostic equipment stating the car's been tuned when they...
Forum: W218
01-01-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By Ready2roll

From what I'm told none of these tunes are...

From what I'm told none of these tunes are detectable by the dealer.
I have a good friend that's a Mercedes tech at a dealer in Missouri and he called me up last week to tell me they had a RENNtech...
Forum: W218
01-01-2012, 01:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,975
Posted By Ready2roll

I had all of the same concerns as you after...

I had all of the same concerns as you after dropping 125k on a car.
I researched it thoroughly and have learned that with the vtech tuning the dealer has no clue that the vehicle was even tuned. I...
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,214
Posted By Ready2roll

Haha! Thank you sir! I can't wait to out...

Haha! Thank you sir! I can't wait to out accelerate one :)
For sure I will out stop one too. Wooohooo :)
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 10:04 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,214
Posted By Ready2roll

It surprises me that anyone would be needing a...

It surprises me that anyone would be needing a brake job already considering the CC rotors should last the life of the car ;)
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,041
Posted By Ready2roll

Ali the 6hp could just be a myth? One would...

Ali the 6hp could just be a myth?
One would think you would gain far more by removing the cats.

Do you have access to a dyno?

I'm anxious to see how you run against your friend :)
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 759
Posted By Ready2roll

Who hand crafted your AMG engine?

Not sure how to say or pronounce this name :nix:

http://i130.photobucket.com/albums/p266/jwgaddis68/benz8.jpg
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,214
Posted By Ready2roll

LOL! I posted pics in another thread but not this...

LOL! I posted pics in another thread but not this one.

Here's a nice video
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R6z_S3mRw4E

Enjoy the pics :y

...
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 02:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,738
Posted By Ready2roll

Great choice! They look fabulous on your Diamond...

Great choice! They look fabulous on your Diamond White car.

:y
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 10:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,738
Posted By Ready2roll

Beautiful! What finish is on the wheels?

Beautiful! What finish is on the wheels?
Forum: W218
12-31-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,041
Posted By Ready2roll

from what I understand removing the cats is only...

from what I understand removing the cats is only good for around 6 RWHP, but the turbo's do spin up a bit quicker. Vtech told me that they change the fueling up a bit in their Stage 2 tune and also...
Forum: W218
12-30-2011, 10:58 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 14,214
Posted By Ready2roll

Just a follow up to this thread.... I've got 1000...

Just a follow up to this thread.... I've got 1000 miles on my car now and one thing that I noticed is ZERO brake dust on the wheels with the CC brakes. This is one feature I'm in love with as I'm...
Forum: W218
12-30-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,259
Posted By Ready2roll

I'm so damn glad I got a CLS63 instead!!!

I'm so damn glad I got a CLS63 instead!!!
Forum: W218
12-30-2011, 02:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,041
Posted By Ready2roll

Dude that's awesome! Vtech's stage 2 tune is for...

Dude that's awesome! Vtech's stage 2 tune is for exhaust mods and CEL is turned off. I may be going this route on my car also :y
Forum: W218
12-29-2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,139
Posted By Ready2roll

Congrats! You will love that car :y

Congrats! You will love that car :y
Forum: W218
12-29-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

Yes, my car did have the PP package to begin...

Yes, my car did have the PP package to begin with. You can save some money and not get the PP package and just get the Vtech tune and the results would be the same as a PP car with Vtech tune for a...
Forum: W218
12-29-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

No worries Vic. The graph does look confusing. ...

No worries Vic. The graph does look confusing.
Next chance I get I will swing by the shop and have them re pull it on the dyno and this time start capturing at 2500 RPM :y
Forum: W218
12-29-2011, 10:58 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

That's certainly the difference. It was actually...

That's certainly the difference. It was actually two different guys operating the dyno on each run. I'm sure they got into the throttle differently ;)



This dyno was a dynocom and numbers were...
Forum: W219
12-28-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks very much! I posted some pics in this...

Thanks very much!

I posted some pics in this thread
https://mbworld.org/forums/cls55-amg-cls63-amg-c219/427974-anyone-have-2012-running-tune.html
Forum: W219
12-28-2011, 11:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks my friend. I'm totally in love with this...

Thanks my friend. I'm totally in love with this car :)
Forum: W219
12-28-2011, 10:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,091
Posted By Ready2roll

sweet! do you have any mods on your car?

sweet! do you have any mods on your car?
Forum: W218
12-28-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

Well, that's not exactly true. If you look at the...

Well, that's not exactly true. If you look at the chart the base line dyno reading started capturing at 2500 RPM whereas the tuned dyno run started at 3000. This gives the illusion that the stock...
Forum: W218
12-28-2011, 09:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

That's a good question griza. I don't have a...

That's a good question griza. I don't have a boost gauge on the car and I didn't get that info from the guy running the dyno. From what I've heard the PP cars have 18.8 psi and the non PP cars are...
Forum: W218
12-28-2011, 03:40 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

I said I was going to leave the car alone after...

I said I was going to leave the car alone after the tune, but that doesn't sound like a bad idea :)

Are there any breathing mods/air intake mods for these cars?
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 11:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,705
Posted By Ready2roll

That looks incredible. Where can i find more info...

That looks incredible. Where can i find more info on that body kit?
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 11:15 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

Thank you Ali! Excellent info on the power...

Thank you Ali!

Excellent info on the power train loss, thank you for sharing! It seems these 7 speed transmissions are very efficient :y
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 10:36 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

It feels incredible! This car is already a beast...

It feels incredible! This car is already a beast stock, but with the tune it kicks it up to a whole different level. The car is still very civil and drives like stock until you get into the peddle...
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

There's no doubt in my mind that it will. I...

There's no doubt in my mind that it will. I didn't blindly have this tune loaded to my 125k car. We carefully checked air fuel ratios throughout the RPM range and also for any spark retard...
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,407
Posted By Ready2roll

oh man that matte white is just beautiful! How...

oh man that matte white is just beautiful!
How much louder is the car with the straight pipes?
Any sound clips you can upload to youtube for us? :)
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 05:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

I forgot to mention... my local track is closed...

I forgot to mention... my local track is closed until January 4th, but I will be there on that date, weather providing, to get some numbers on how well it goes down the track :)
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,469
Posted By Ready2roll

I wanted to follow up on this thread I started to...

I wanted to follow up on this thread I started to show my results of the Vtech tuning on my car :bow:...
Forum: W218
12-27-2011, 05:38 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,425
Posted By Ready2roll

Results of the Vtech tune on my 2012 CLS 63 WOW!!!

I can't tell you how happy I am with this tune. The car is an entirely different animal. We base lined my car at 516 HP/559 tq bone stock. In fact, I drove the car straight from the dealer and put it...
Forum: W218
12-26-2011, 03:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,214
Posted By Ready2roll

Lots of new 63's hitting the streets lately....

Lots of new 63's hitting the streets lately. Congrats on the new car. That Palladium Silver is beautiful!
Forum: W218
12-26-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,696
Posted By Ready2roll

Absolutely stunning!!!!

Absolutely stunning!!!!
Forum: W218
12-25-2011, 11:14 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,504
Posted By Ready2roll

+1 This is the best advice. I picked up my...

+1
This is the best advice.

I picked up my 63 at the dealer and from there I drove 10 minutes to my tuners dyno and started doing pulls :y
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,696
Posted By Ready2roll

oh man, I can't wait to see pics of that. That...

oh man, I can't wait to see pics of that. That white interior is going to look incredible. Congrats!
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ready2roll

Hi Wolf, you could always upgrade to the Renntech...

Hi Wolf, you could always upgrade to the Renntech LSD
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ready2roll

Get a tune bro you won't regret it!!

Get a tune bro you won't regret it!!
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ready2roll

No doubt! I can't believe Benz would make a 63...

No doubt! I can't believe Benz would make a 63 without it. It's definitely worth the 2k upgrade.
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,629
Posted By Ready2roll

Awesome! I just had my car tuned also and the...

Awesome! I just had my car tuned also and the difference is incredible. I can't wait to get it to the dyno and the track to get some results.

Let me know if you get the 315's or 325's under the...
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 02:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,469
Posted By Ready2roll

You could absolutely still do the tune, but...

You could absolutely still do the tune, but traction at lower speeds would definitely be better with an LSD.
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,469
Posted By Ready2roll

My tuner emailed me Thursday and asked me to come...

My tuner emailed me Thursday and asked me to come in Friday so that he could do the tune. It was a real straight forward process. He had the ECU off the car in less than a minute and then he opened...
Forum: W218
12-24-2011, 01:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,469
Posted By Ready2roll

I will stick with the stock LSD as it's more than...

I will stick with the stock LSD as it's more than sufficient for a car with just a tune. I don't plan to do any other modifications to this car other than the tune.
Forum: W218
12-23-2011, 10:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By Ready2roll

Thanks buddy. That's just what I was looking for....

Thanks buddy. That's just what I was looking for.

That was the base line dyno the day I picked up the car. We did the tune today and my God what a difference!!! I'll bring it back to the dyno...
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