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Forum: N54 Today, 10:26 AM
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Posted By dmckmc
Same. Do what's easiest for you. I ended up...

Same. Do what's easiest for you. I ended up doing both. I used the intake tap for BOV and BMS adapter for low side catch can set up. I cut the factory intake nipple off and used the hole to tap...
Forum: Support & Log Review 01-17-2022, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 52
Posted By dmckmc
See post #3 here for default settings: E Series...

See post #3 here for default settings: E Series N54 JB4 - N54Tech.com - International Turbo Racing Discussion (https://www.n54tech.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10605)

DB=Duty Bias and should be 50...
Forum: N54 12-12-2021, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By dmckmc
I don't know the number but believe it is the...

I don't know the number but believe it is the same as rear turbo for 1/5/Z4 N54 cars.
Seems I've seen this info when researching new turbo's for my 535i that RHD is same. Hopefully this helps...
Forum: N54 11-18-2021, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 527
Posted By dmckmc
Can I use E85 ethanol fuel with the JB4? If so...

Can I use E85 ethanol fuel with the JB4? If so what mixture should I use?

1) Generally speaking you can run 30-40% E85 without the need for logging or worrying about fuel trims, fuel pressure,...
Forum: N54 11-07-2021, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 409
Posted By dmckmc
Possible BSD problems...similar water pump issues...

Possible BSD problems...similar water pump issues here: 2007 BMW 335i 2E7C BSD Fault Diagnosis - YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MCoQ4QrxsY)
Forum: N54 10-22-2021, 03:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 629
Posted By dmckmc
Adding ethanol and tune for my 535i was the...

Adding ethanol and tune for my 535i was the transformation needed, amazing! I have stock turbo's and fueling and can run around 45% ethanol before fuel pumps start to falter. At 40+ percent ethanol...
Forum: N54 09-17-2021, 06:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By dmckmc
Same answer, one of the components (or wiring to...

Same answer, one of the components (or wiring to the component) on the BSD network is taking down the signal from the water pump to the DME. It could even be the BSD line from the water pump causing...
Forum: N54 09-09-2021, 04:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 604
Posted By dmckmc
The Definitive Guide To The BMW N54 Engine -...

The Definitive Guide To The BMW N54 Engine - Common Faults, Failures, Repairs (https://blog.fcpeuro.com/the-definitive-guide-to-the-bmw-n54-engine)



BMW N54 Common Problems:

Water pump and...
Forum: N54 09-06-2021, 08:14 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By dmckmc
I installed the ER charge pipe. Several years...

I installed the ER charge pipe. Several years old, no issues. Forge diverter valves. Forge came with tubing and I used some extra I had for plumbing back to the intakes. Wagner stepped...
Forum: N54 09-06-2021, 03:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 547
Posted By dmckmc
The intercooler will come with silicone fittings...

The intercooler will come with silicone fittings that work with any charge pipe, including OEM. I installed the Wagner intercooler which uses factory inlet and outlets (required no silicone...
Forum: N54 08-25-2021, 08:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 539
Posted By dmckmc
or simply download the appropriate BEF from this...

or simply download the appropriate BEF from this site or from your MHD save file

I mean save your newly TunerPro edited flash file in the same place as your other flash files so it will be...
Forum: N54 08-24-2021, 05:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By dmckmc
link to diagram below. also check repair article...

link to diagram below. also check repair article as it details how to troubleshoot a water pump on N54. it's for a 5 series but it's the same pump/part number
...
Forum: N54 08-24-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By dmckmc
If your car is not overheating, the water pump is...

If your car is not overheating, the water pump is working. A simple test is to activate the coolant bleed procedure (all over youtube).

BSD is like a party line shared by 4 devices to...
Forum: N54 08-24-2021, 04:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 539
Posted By dmckmc
yes, via TunerPro. I was successful using...

yes, via TunerPro.


I was successful using TunerPro. This is a free app with a moderate learning curve. You've already loaded a BEF so you are half way there with your know how.

You need:
...
Forum: N54 08-22-2021, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 544
Posted By dmckmc
2E83 & 2E85 after alternator replacement SOLVED

SOLVED my errors for 2E83 & 2E85! (electric cooling pump, low-power mode & electric cooling pump, communication) after alternator replacement. started unplugging other BSD components (alternator,...
Forum: N54 08-22-2021, 12:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 761
Posted By dmckmc
follow up: SOLVED my errors for 2E83 & 2E85!...

follow up: SOLVED my errors for 2E83 & 2E85! (electric cooling pump, low-power mode & electric cooling pump, communication). started unplugging aforementioned BSD components one at a time,...
Forum: N54 08-22-2021, 05:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By dmckmc
I believe you want Map 0 as Map 4 with JB4 still...

I believe you want Map 0 as Map 4 with JB4 still has CAN active. Map 0 is bypass.
Forum: N54 08-17-2021, 10:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By dmckmc
More basics for a newbie... JB4 = piggy back...

More basics for a newbie...

JB4 = piggy back or pass through only, does NOT overwrite the cars computer (ECU/DME). JB4 alters the signals the computer sees so the car ECU alters its behavior.
...
Forum: N54 08-17-2021, 06:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 586
Posted By dmckmc
start here for general JB4/N54 set up: E Series...

start here for general JB4/N54 set up: E Series N54 JB4 - N54Tech.com - International Turbo Racing Discussion (https://www.n54tech.com/forums/showthread.php?t=10605)

go here for using JB4 with...
Forum: N54 08-15-2021, 08:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 458
Posted By dmckmc
possibly damaged a BSD component (alternator, oil...

possibly damaged a BSD component (alternator, oil sensor, IBS, water pump) or the BSD line itself. see this video for info and and possible test plan.

2007 BMW 335i 2E7C BSD Fault Diagnosis -...
Forum: N54 08-13-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 461
Posted By dmckmc
possibly an issue with the BSD circuit? see...

possibly an issue with the BSD circuit? see video for similar problem though he as a fault code. 2007 BMW 335i 2E7C BSD Fault Diagnosis - YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MCoQ4QrxsY)
Forum: N54 08-09-2021, 07:52 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By dmckmc
Bank 1 = cyl 1-3 (front of engine = cyl 1)

Bank 1 = cyl 1-3 (front of engine = cyl 1)
Forum: N54 08-08-2021, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 557
Posted By dmckmc
2C7B = P0139 - O2 sensor circuit slow response -...

2C7B = P0139 - O2 sensor circuit slow response - Bank 1, Sensor 2
Forum: N54 08-08-2021, 05:58 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 546
Posted By dmckmc
not many engine tear down and rebuilds here. may...

not many engine tear down and rebuilds here. may try bimmerboost...more rebuilds there. torque specs are in ista+ (free but can be a bit tricky to set up). also try...
Forum: N54 08-06-2021, 07:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 761
Posted By dmckmc
See this video around the 2 min mark for good...

See this video around the 2 min mark for good wiring diagram of BSD line and components on the BSD. He also explains some basic testing to help troubleshoot symptoms. My car runs fine and temps are...
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