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Forum: Support & Log Review 10-28-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Menu 12 on the steering wheel controls is the...

Menu 12 on the steering wheel controls is the minimum output to WGDC.

1400 is a bit low, I’m surprised you don’t notice oscillation at low rpms.

I’d be looking for a hardware problem though,...
Forum: Support & Log Review 10-28-2020, 01:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Ok, I just assumed you had the lines off or...

Ok, I just assumed you had the lines off or replaced while installing turbos.

Iím not an expert on these cars (or any car ) so my $.02 isnít worth much. Just trying to help out though. Hopefully...
Forum: Support & Log Review 10-27-2020, 02:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 170
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
I know you said that you already inspected all...

I know you said that you already inspected all your vac lines, but double check they are correct to the solenoids... just an idea

I had a similar issue over boosting and it ended up I had the...
Forum: N54 10-27-2020, 01:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
It certainly was. I replaced the solenoids...

It certainly was.

I replaced the solenoids and didnít pay attention to the lines since the solenoids are marked, but I misinterpreted the marks. ( as VAC pulled vac, not ďvacuum inĒ and OUT as...
Forum: N54 10-25-2020, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Have you solved this issue?:shrug

Have you solved this issue?:shrug
Forum: N54 09-28-2020, 12:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 921
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
I struggled with smoking under vacuum for a while...

I struggled with smoking under vacuum for a while too after new turbos. Have you considered blocking off the holes to the intake ports and running an external PCV setup.

The RB external setup is...
Forum: N54 09-23-2020, 04:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 749
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Did you go over your solenoid plumbing? Just had...

Did you go over your solenoid plumbing? Just had the same issue.

34.5lbs in map1.
Forum: Support & Log Review 09-22-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
forgot log Update: problem solved. solenoid...

forgot log

Update: problem solved. solenoid plumbing was mixed up.

Someone was having same issue and posted under N54 discussion and Terry mentioned something that made me go and double check...
Forum: Support & Log Review 09-22-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
All settings default. Set menu 10/11/12 to...

All settings default. Set menu 10/11/12 to 3000/3000/2200 (was at during first log 5000/5000/3000)

Had my eye on boost this time and got out of it quicker.
Forum: Support & Log Review 09-21-2020, 06:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 174
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
log review, major over boost

Its been a little bit since I had the car out. Installed new boost solenoids today but left all my settings the same and it overboosted hard and triggered a safety.

going to reset everything back...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-19-2020, 09:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
I hear You. I was a little surprised it dipped to...

I hear You. I was a little surprised it dipped to 8.

Iím going to leave it where itís at for now and plan on upgrading HPFP soon.

Itís a shame I wasted the money on the first PCV setup that...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-19-2020, 04:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Same fuel

Same fuel
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-18-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
should be around E42-E43 mix, blew the fuel...

should be around E42-E43 mix,

blew the fuel tank vent valve hose off the throttle body adapter. I think it happened right after the pull.
Forum: N54 07-17-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 849
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Not sure what type of extractor kit you...

Not sure what type of extractor kit you purchased, or if you had any luck removing it. Two ways that I might have went about removing it is try a small center punch and find a spot on the broken tap...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-17-2020, 06:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Issue resolved. PCV valve was pretty much non...

Issue resolved. PCV valve was pretty much non functional. Glad thatís all it was.

Ready to start trying a little more boost. Let me know what you want to see in my next log.
Forum: N54 07-17-2020, 06:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,299
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Yes I believe it is resolved, thanks to the help...

Yes I believe it is resolved, thanks to the help of Rob. This guy went above and beyond any customer service Iíd expect.

New setup has only been on for a couple hours, but two test drives only had...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-09-2020, 06:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Nope... well not yet.. Took the flapper off...

Nope... well not yet..

Took the flapper off this morning and discovered the o ring was missing. Put one one it. Got excited I thought figured it out, until I took for a spin and smoked like crazy...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-08-2020, 05:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Right on, I should. PCV still has the...

Right on, I should.

PCV still has the flapper on the high side to BMS OCC. just switched vac side to the BMS vac side OCC. thatís when it got really smokey.

Looking back at smoking increased...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-08-2020, 07:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
About 7k on the turbos. Recently oil consumption...

About 7k on the turbos. Recently oil consumption dropped 2 bars in about 550 miles.

Been smoking since day one of installing turbos and new exhaust. Donít think itís the turbos, but I have yet to...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-07-2020, 06:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 323
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
log review

E40 mix.

It's been a while since posting a log, been trying to find the cause of why i'm smoking constantly coming to idle. Don't know if I could have internal problems? Or just PCV related.
...
Forum: Support & Log Review 07-07-2020, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 230
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
Iím definitely no expert here but just a few...

Iím definitely no expert here but just a few pointers enable 6cylinder timing. Iíd check for a boost leak too. You donít get close to target boost till around 3500rpm
Forum: N54 07-06-2020, 10:43 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,299
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
I blocked the holes in the head to the intake...

I blocked the holes in the head to the intake ports about a week ago. This did not stop the smoking.

Only smokes when rpms drop down to idle or moving at low rpm( under 1500)

Let it sit and...
Forum: N54 06-22-2020, 02:03 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,299
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
I wasnít claiming itís the turbos, I actually...

I wasnít claiming itís the turbos, I actually said I donít think itís the turbos. Someone else commented on the post that it was ď definitely turbos ď I stated Iím not convinced itís turbos. I mainly...
Forum: N54 06-22-2020, 07:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,299
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
more pics

more pics
Forum: N54 06-22-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,299
Posted By ToolMaker335xi
decided to do a compression test since its been...

decided to do a compression test since its been about two years. Checked ok
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have never done a leakdown. car came from an old retired ICU doctor. bone stock so no...
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