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Forum: N54 12-02-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 437
Posted By LessIsMore
You should tow the car to a shop and have them...

You should tow the car to a shop and have them diagnose what happened. Impossible to tell for sure without more information. Could be anything from a hole in the block to a hole in the valve cover or...
Forum: N54 11-29-2019, 06:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 464
Posted By LessIsMore
Inlets will extend the life of stock turbos, and...

Inlets will extend the life of stock turbos, and make more power as well. But it won't be as much as with upgraded turbos.
Forum: N54 11-15-2019, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 522
Posted By LessIsMore
Its much wow, very faster.

Its much wow, very faster.
Forum: N54 11-15-2019, 08:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,433
Posted By LessIsMore
Damn. Yeah Im guessing this might be a problem...

Damn. Yeah Im guessing this might be a problem for the give a way.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 11-10-2019, 12:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By LessIsMore
Thanks Payam! I was pretty happy with it. ...

Thanks Payam! I was pretty happy with it.

I plan to do a before/after runs once i have an intake installed.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 11-03-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By LessIsMore
Got a 1/4 mile dragy run on map 5. Full weight,...

Got a 1/4 mile dragy run on map 5. Full weight, tires at 37 psi, bumpy Mexican roads so plenty of wheelspin.
Forum: N54 10-22-2019, 10:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 596
Posted By LessIsMore
Had the same thought, Would investigate the throw...

Had the same thought, Would investigate the throw out bearing unless you can pinpoint that the sound is definitely coming from the Turbo. Using a stethoscope or something.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-11-2019, 07:28 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
Can you post a log to evaluate?

Can you post a log to evaluate?
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-11-2019, 06:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,965
Posted By LessIsMore
Ha, I have. You dont seem to have a better...

Ha, I have. You dont seem to have a better option - do you?
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-10-2019, 06:16 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 2,965
Posted By LessIsMore
Which does seem to be the case… I...

Which does seem to be the case…



I don't understand the rationale here. Those are sunk costs at this point. Seems like with where you are in your options you would want to exchange it, have...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-10-2019, 05:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By LessIsMore
From 4500 to 5000 rpm the trims are still maxing...

From 4500 to 5000 rpm the trims are still maxing out just like the first log. That seems to correspond with a slower rpm acceleration over the same rev range.

Payam or Terry, is that mid range...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-10-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 121
Posted By LessIsMore
Those logs are too short to tell anything. Need...

Those logs are too short to tell anything.
Need to start at 3k rpm in 3rd and go WOT until redline and even keep it WOT into 4th if you can.
In your case might want to star out in 4th, floor it to...
Forum: N54 10-06-2019, 07:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,663
Posted By LessIsMore
I also used to run the IER charge pipe with no...

I also used to run the IER charge pipe with no issues. My reservoir was not in the way, I did move the reservoir forward to hang off just the front most bolt on the original mounting bracket and that...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-05-2019, 09:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By LessIsMore
Thanks Terry, pardon delay in replying. I...

Thanks Terry, pardon delay in replying.

I have been running map 5 with the FOL at 45-50 for the last couple of weeks and have not had another code.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-05-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
Yeah ... hmm. I do recall you asking...

Yeah ... hmm.



I do recall you asking that previously.

I have 2 thoughts: Either the 16PSI is the highest stock boost the engine will see in only some conditions and will be less most of...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-04-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
Is factory boost really as high as 16 to 17PSI?

Is factory boost really as high as 16 to 17PSI?
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 10-01-2019, 07:02 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
Terry, Looking forward to future JB4...

Terry,
Looking forward to future JB4 enhancements. what is ETA for next W205 C63 JB4 firmware version, and what changes are in the works? Will it include safety features? ie. AFR limits, low FP...
Forum: N54 10-01-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,478
Posted By LessIsMore
Ha, thanks man. The 5 and I had a great run for...

Ha, thanks man. The 5 and I had a great run for years but for a DD, it was time for something new. Still miss it. Thanks for the kind words. :)
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-20-2019, 08:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 583
Posted By LessIsMore
overall looks good. was this 3rd gear right? ...

overall looks good. was this 3rd gear right? try a log in 4th too.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-18-2019, 09:21 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
From what I can tell, ECU PSI is what the ECU is...

From what I can tell, ECU PSI is what the ECU is requesting and thinks it sees. TARGET is the psi of boost the JB4 is adding to the ECU PSI, or in other words the amt its fooling the ECU to allow on...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-11-2019, 08:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By LessIsMore
Update: did some map 4 logs, look ok to me but...

Update: did some map 4 logs, look ok to me but welcome any input.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-11-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 965
Posted By LessIsMore
Why? JB4 works with flash tune. No need to give...

Why? JB4 works with flash tune. No need to give up the boost by gear, logging, etc. Plus if BMS hold to their promise, next firmware update should have good safety features built in (protect...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-08-2019, 09:43 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
OK, yeah could be. Other than that everything...

OK, yeah could be. Other than that everything else looks good to me. AFR's are in safe range, trims good, timing good.
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-08-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 274
Views: 24,403
Posted By LessIsMore
Looks like you may have had a misfire around rows...

Looks like you may have had a misfire around rows 15 through 20. Timing was pulled, requested boost was pulled back, and AFR was momentarily pretty high.

You could check your plugs and gap,...
Forum: Mercedes C250, C300, C43, AMG 09-08-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,436
Posted By LessIsMore
Thanks Terry. Actually yesterday I did...

Thanks Terry.

Actually yesterday I did receive a 0087 code for fuel pressure ( Was not logging at the time unfortunately). I ran Map 5 with E25 for weeks with no trouble. I do recall another...
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