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Forum: N54 Today, 11:43 AM
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Posted By LessIsMore
How many miles on the trans? Probably should...

How many miles on the trans? Probably should change every 20-50K, depending mods you have and driving style.
Forum: N54 Today, 11:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 50
Posted By LessIsMore
That title is too much :) OP, it's an American...

That title is too much :) OP, it's an American English euphemism for ... well, duckduckgo it.

Anyway ...

Do you have any mods?

I don't understand what you're talking about with cylinder...
Forum: N54 07-13-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 969
Posted By LessIsMore
Yes, you're buying new turbos :) Your...

Yes, you're buying new turbos :)

Your rolling the dice pretty hot by driving it, man - soon I'd think the turbos will leak significant oil, and are probably already sending oily exhaust down to...
Forum: N54 07-13-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By LessIsMore
from air in the tank, and fuel filler caps are...

from air in the tank, and fuel filler caps are designed to let air in as the tank level lowers, but not let vapor out.
Forum: N54 07-13-2018, 09:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By LessIsMore
water contamination, mostly.

water contamination, mostly.
Forum: N54 07-12-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 385
Posted By LessIsMore
This is the bottom line. Like it or not. ...

This is the bottom line. Like it or not.

I'd chalk it up to lesson learned, and move on.
Forum: N54 07-11-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 285
Posted By LessIsMore
Found this article - ...

Found this article -
http://www.fuel-testers.com/expiration_of_ethanol_gas.html

Main problem will be water contamination b/c it's very hygroscopic (attracts water). Shelf life in your tank will...
Forum: VW/Audi Group 07-11-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,892
Posted By LessIsMore
:clap::drinking::happy:popcorn

:clap::drinking::happy:popcorn
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 05:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 193
Posted By LessIsMore
IF I was building a track car, and picking...

IF I was building a track car, and picking engines and chassis to mate together ... I probably wouldn't even pick the N54. I'd try to pick an NA engine that can make HP, have good throttle response,...
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By LessIsMore
Hell, all my cars have a fire extinguisher in...

Hell, all my cars have a fire extinguisher in them (in the trunk out of sight, of course). You never know what will happen.

Seems to make sense, actually, that WW fluid was involved - Never heard...
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By LessIsMore
Then meth will be needed.

Then meth will be needed.
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By LessIsMore
Sound deadening foam under hood ... are we...

Sound deadening foam under hood ... are we talking about the underhood blanket? It deadens sound, and also probably protects the hood paint from the extreme heat of our engines :)

Weird the...
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 07:56 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,684
Posted By LessIsMore
zombie thread

zombie thread
Forum: N54 07-10-2018, 07:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 279
Posted By LessIsMore
You need at least stage 2 LPFP for 600 whp,...

You need at least stage 2 LPFP for 600 whp, probably stage 3 LPFP for headroom.
You will need supplemental fueling like PI or CPI. You might also consider a meth set up if ethanol is not available.
Forum: N54 07-09-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 525
Posted By LessIsMore
Seems doubtful there's a mechanical failure from...

Seems doubtful there's a mechanical failure from lack of fluid that would have it stuck in park. Probably an electronic fail-safe thing, though I've not heard of that before.

How about the...
Forum: Kill Stories 07-08-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
Posted By LessIsMore
Nice job! Beautiful car, man.

Nice job! Beautiful car, man.
Forum: N54 07-08-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,227
Posted By LessIsMore
Thanks AWSAWS.

Thanks AWSAWS.
Forum: N54 07-08-2018, 12:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By LessIsMore
I was advised by Mfactory when buying my LSD,...

I was advised by Mfactory when buying my LSD, that with an AT you may have issues with the TCU if you change to a different rear diff ratio. May not be an issue on the MT.

In my case, the diff...
Forum: N54 07-08-2018, 12:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 525
Posted By LessIsMore
My first guess would be the push lock was just...

My first guess would be the push lock was just not installed 100% the first time.
I have not heard/read of those connections coming apart at all that I can recall.

re: stuck in N - do you have an...
Forum: N54 07-06-2018, 03:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 107
Posted By LessIsMore
email BMS for support.

email BMS for support.
Forum: N54 07-06-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By LessIsMore
AT

AT
Forum: N54 07-06-2018, 12:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 234
Posted By LessIsMore
when it comes to how much ethanol you can run: ...

when it comes to how much ethanol you can run:
first your LPFP will limit you. solution: Stage 2 or 3 LPFP
then the fuel tables will limit you. solution: e85 BEF or custom tune
then the HPFP will...
Forum: N54 07-06-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 255
Posted By LessIsMore
SEARCH! Short answers: yes, more traction,...

SEARCH!

Short answers: yes, more traction, yes.
Forum: N54 07-06-2018, 08:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 270
Posted By LessIsMore
Meh, for me, the steering controls that I...

Meh, for me, the steering controls that I actually adjust very often are not hard to remember.

Plus I just print out the excel-looking guide for menu options from the JB4 E-series thread, and keep...
Forum: N54 07-05-2018, 11:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 158
Posted By LessIsMore
That is the upper charge pipe where it connects...

That is the upper charge pipe where it connects to the inter cooler outlet pipe. Everything appear stock, so you can look up the part(s) you need on realoem.com, it's just a hose clamp that connect...
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