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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by 427 Click here to enlarge
    Sticky: Excellent job on the tech info!
    My pleasure, these are always fun.

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    Article slightly revised.

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    the only other downside I can see is the N63/S63 having faulty oil pump designs where they are breaking the pump or snapping the chain, resulting in the loss of the motor. My friends dealer is on their 3rd one this week, and it made headlines on the other site..Sticky you should put that article up.

    I was at the dyno the day OE tuning made 509whp on a new CLS63. Monster of a car I tell you.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Itsbrokeagain Click here to enlarge
    My friends dealer is on their 3rd one this week, and it made headlines on the other site..Sticky you should put that article up.
    I don't really have a lot of info on the N63/S63 oil pumps...

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    Nice job - very informative read.

    I am starting to have a newfound respect for Mercedes engines. Click here to enlarge

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by inlineS54B32 Click here to enlarge
    Nice job - very informative read.
    Thanks.

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    Nice article and good read. Click here to enlarge

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Jean@VelosDesignwerks Click here to enlarge
    Nice article and good read. Click here to enlarge
    Much appreciated, love doing these.

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    Thanks a lot, very informative! I wish we could hear more on the result of the Renntech work on the improved tune. Seems there is not much info about it.

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    great info Sticky. is this the most recent info? I've purchased a 2014 CLS 550 and will be adding the Renntech tune as soon as it gets delivered. Any other performance tips that you would consider worth the expense? Thanks

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by SKIDROW Click here to enlarge
    great info Sticky. is this the most recent info? I've purchased a 2014 CLS 550 and will be adding the Renntech tune as soon as it gets delivered. Any other performance tips that you would consider worth the expense? Thanks
    Most recent I know of. Tune, downpipes, exhaust, that's all you have available for now and all are recommended. The next step is turbo upgrades.

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    Thanks Sticky. Do you think that the ecu tune really raises hp to 530? That sure seems like an economical way to get close to 63 power.

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    Dont forget weistec air filter and charcoal filter delete ! Those 2 things showed 12whp gain on the m156 6.2L amg engine.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by SKIDROW Click here to enlarge
    Thanks Sticky. Do you think that the ecu tune really raises hp to 530? That sure seems like an economical way to get close to 63 power.
    See post above

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by SKIDROW Click here to enlarge
    Thanks Sticky. Do you think that the ecu tune really raises hp to 530? That sure seems like an economical way to get close to 63 power.
    The ECU tune is the biggest part I believe whatever Renntech hit is true.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by SKIDROW Click here to enlarge
    Do you think that the ecu tune really raises hp to 530? That sure seems like an economical way to get close to 63 power.
    I have independent tests (on a conservative Mustang Dyno) that show approx 520HP and 625TQ from a RENNtech tune on my CLS550 4Matic.
    BTW- These calculations were figured with 18% drivetrain loss on an AWD chassis.

    To read my thread and view the dyno results, CLICK HERE

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    I would love some sick unit to put one of these engines in a tiny little 2800 lb car (if possible)

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Group.america Click here to enlarge
    I would love some sick unit to put one of these engines in a tiny little 2800 lb car (if possible)
    Would be tough to do but I'm sure someone will eventually.

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