Close

Results 1 to 6 of 6
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    SoCal
    Posts
    120,267
    Rep Points
    32,709.2
    Mentioned
    2130 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    328


    Yes Reputation No

    What the M133's engine layout and turbo placement looks like in the CLA45 / GLA45 AMG - Top mount

    I think with the way the motor and turbo are placed this engine isn't going to be quite that terrible to work on. Easy turbo access?

    Click here to enlarge
    Chrome Space Bar Issue: http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...338#post738338


    Stage 2 or 2.5 E9X M3 S65 V8 supercharger kit for sale
    : http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...r-kit-for-sale

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    81
    Rep Points
    71.7
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    0


    Yes Reputation No
    It's almost as if a motor company finally figured out that if you make components easy to access, then you save money on warranty work. Of course that also translates to us that can't help but play with aftermarket goodies ;-)


    On another note of "things that are easy to change". Those Dunlop Sportmaxx or whatever tires are the first thing to go. They are terrible. Michelin PSS will be mounted shortly after delivery.
    -Jeff

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    81
    Rep Points
    71.7
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    0


    Yes Reputation No
    Also, this car comes equiped with 3" mandrel bent exhaust as well as equal-length runners feeding into the turbo. Nice touch MB. Also, I am opting for the performance exhaust, which basically just deletes the resonator. I'm anxious to see if there are any gains to be had with a downpipe. I have a feeling that it will be minor to no gain.

    Also, keep all of these little gems coming Sticky!
    Last edited by JHOOPS2; 09-24-2013 at 03:41 PM.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    SoCal
    Posts
    120,267
    Rep Points
    32,709.2
    Mentioned
    2130 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    328



    Yes Reputation No
    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by JHOOPS2 Click here to enlarge
    Also, keep all of these little gems coming Sticky!
    It's what I do.
    Chrome Space Bar Issue: http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...338#post738338


    Stage 2 or 2.5 E9X M3 S65 V8 supercharger kit for sale
    : http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...r-kit-for-sale

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    SoCal
    Posts
    120,267
    Rep Points
    32,709.2
    Mentioned
    2130 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    328



    Yes Reputation No
    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by JHOOPS2 Click here to enlarge
    I'm anxious to see if there are any gains to be had with a downpipe. I have a feeling that it will be minor to no gain.
    I don't know about that looks like a big cat right downstream to me.
    Chrome Space Bar Issue: http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...338#post738338


    Stage 2 or 2.5 E9X M3 S65 V8 supercharger kit for sale
    : http://www.boostaddict.com/showthrea...r-kit-for-sale

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    81
    Rep Points
    71.7
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Rep Power
    0


    Yes Reputation No
    I'm being optimistically pessimistic ;-) With the power that it comes with, being that it is a 2.0, everything else is just syrup on the top of the cone.

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •