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Forum: B58, B48 10-18-2018, 09:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 627
Posted By Nanometer
Is that your timing on some of the cylinders...

Is that your timing on some of the cylinders taking a hit?
Forum: General Tech Support, Tuning Advice, Logs, and Help Me Posts 10-17-2018, 02:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 126
Posted By Nanometer
A very powerful magnet should help. Even most...

A very powerful magnet should help. Even most "non magnetic grade" steel is still slightly magnetic. So if it's made from something common like 303 steel, which wouldnt be surprising, you may still...
Forum: B58, B48 10-16-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 174
Posted By Nanometer
Yay, took a while, but glad it's here. Can't wait...

Yay, took a while, but glad it's here. Can't wait to see Higher E concentration results on Pure stage 2. I think this software should pair nicely
Forum: N54 10-03-2018, 04:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 237
Posted By Nanometer
Can't make a guess without a reputable quote to...

Can't make a guess without a reputable quote to fix the damage. The car is worth Market value, less the cost to repair the damage, less the cost of your time to deal with this crap-- which I would...
Forum: //M 09-20-2018, 02:10 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 22,483
Posted By Nanometer
Seriously, 107 in the 1/8th? This thing has to be...

Seriously, 107 in the 1/8th? This thing has to be smoking 720S's. Seriously insane! Just checked, looks like a Stock 720S is doing 111, still not far off!
Forum: N54 09-17-2018, 11:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 352
Posted By Nanometer
I use 50/50 to 60/40, to reduce risk of fire.

I use 50/50 to 60/40, to reduce risk of fire.
Forum: //M 09-13-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 22,483
Posted By Nanometer
That looks like a lot of compressor gap and maybe...

That looks like a lot of compressor gap and maybe scratches on the housing gap, are the bearings shot?
Forum: General Tech Support, Tuning Advice, Logs, and Help Me Posts 09-11-2018, 10:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By Nanometer
Adding a picture. Area for leak is in red....

Adding a picture. Area for leak is in red. Basically the bolt get's wet when I pressurize the system. I know it isn't easy from this picture, but hope it helps!
Forum: General Tech Support, Tuning Advice, Logs, and Help Me Posts 09-11-2018, 09:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By Nanometer
X5 50i (N63) Coolant Leak

Hey All! I have the described car and it has a coolant leak coming from the driver side. Approximate location is between the heater core ***** which appear to be dry, and the reservoir, so basically...
Forum: N54 09-06-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 434
Posted By Nanometer
Excellent write up in that thread relating to the...

Excellent write up in that thread relating to the belt
Forum: N54 09-05-2018, 03:53 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Nanometer
Good point, that would make sense, though I don't...

Good point, that would make sense, though I don't see how that would cause smoking out the exhaust though. The cracked cover just means you are leaking boost and leaking vacuum. Under vac you would...
Forum: DIY Modification 09-05-2018, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,890
Posted By Nanometer
Yea, I am sure that the push to connect design...

Yea, I am sure that the push to connect design would have spent even more time as the solitary solution had those clips been a standard in every kit. Now that the new design has compression fittings...
Forum: N54 09-05-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 417
Posted By Nanometer
I would imagine that smoke in the exhaust would...

I would imagine that smoke in the exhaust would not be related t oa valve cover which would cause external seepage of oil. Though I have a leaking VC and I dont have smoke out my exhaust.. ;)
Forum: N54 08-31-2018, 01:02 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By Nanometer
Good news, as we both thought. You could always...

Good news, as we both thought. You could always consider an oil cooler upgrade. I don't recommend the dual coil cooler setup unless you are making a dedicated track car where endurance of extended...
Forum: B58, B48 08-31-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 465
Posted By Nanometer
I'm a big fan of the M240. I am actually...

I'm a big fan of the M240. I am actually considering it as a replacement for my own E90 when the time comes, or whatever comparable is out when I am ready. The 240 also has an optional AWD, which I...
Forum: DIY Modification 08-31-2018, 08:21 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 5,890
Posted By Nanometer
Just an update, since the making of this thread,...

Just an update, since the making of this thread, I have had not external leakage issues since using those retainers(the C clip looking part). This part significant limits the movement of the O-ring...
Forum: Support & Log Review 08-31-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 161
Posted By Nanometer
Here you...

Here you go:http://www.n54tech.com/forums/showthread.php?t=28975
Forum: N54 08-29-2018, 04:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By Nanometer
You could also monitor your water temps too, see...

You could also monitor your water temps too, see if there is any concerns there, which I don't think you would find.
Forum: N54 08-29-2018, 01:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By Nanometer
My opinion is that it's in your head. There is no...

My opinion is that it's in your head. There is no scientific reason for there to be a difference. More importantly, you are running at an appropriate oil temperature. These engines run very hot to...
Forum: //M 08-24-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 22,483
Posted By Nanometer
Reminds me of the Supra where the windshield...

Reminds me of the Supra where the windshield wipers would come on due to hard launches or highway pulls. Hopefully an airbag doesn't go off during a similar scenario.. lol
Forum: General Tech Support, Tuning Advice, Logs, and Help Me Posts 08-24-2018, 09:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 261
Posted By Nanometer
I used a special kit to help me find leaks on my...

I used a special kit to help me find leaks on my N63, I believe all reservoir caps are the same mounting mechanism. If you want, you can borrow my kit, just pay for there and back shipping.
Forum: B58, B48 08-24-2018, 09:26 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 924
Posted By Nanometer
Exactly what I was thinking. We are finally...

Exactly what I was thinking. We are finally seeing what results can look like with the fueling uncapped. I'm very excited to see this.. :) Would love an AWD m240i, curious what that kind of setup...
Forum: Market Place - For Sale / Trade / Wanted 08-23-2018, 09:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Nanometer
I had 6 I tried to give away for free. Some are...

I had 6 I tried to give away for free. Some are questionable condition, as I did a swap due to bumbly idle. Could be one injector bad, could be 3 bad. But Id be happy to ship it if someone pays 2X...
Forum: B58, B48 08-15-2018, 12:34 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 10,396
Posted By Nanometer
Any updates to the platform? Fueling shouldn't be...

Any updates to the platform? Fueling shouldn't be an issue anymore as Ive seen other platforms with stock systems turning impressive numbers without port injection.
Forum: N54 08-13-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 249
Posted By Nanometer
I agree with above. I removed it when I installed...

I agree with above. I removed it when I installed my new intercooler. Probably just prevents water from going on the IC?
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