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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 04-04-2016, 03:01 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,878
Posted By johntrhodes81
My memory could be bad about post. I would go...

My memory could be bad about post. I would go with GuidoK.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 04-04-2016, 12:31 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,878
Posted By johntrhodes81
Someone on the forum said they did it with a few...

Someone on the forum said they did it with a few swivels. And that it was very difficult.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 10-15-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,878
Posted By johntrhodes81
I used the m54 motorsport ofh. It has the tab to...

I used the m54 motorsport ofh. It has the tab to mount the radiator hose guard and there arent any clearance issues with the ts but it is pricey. Their is a thread on here about it somewhere.
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-17-2015, 06:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 567
Posted By johntrhodes81
I have a dinan. It will fit. No sound...

I have a dinan. It will fit. No sound difference. I added bmw performance style top air intake.
John
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 10-12-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 407
Posted By johntrhodes81
Alternative to Dinan CAI Filter

All,

I am trying to find a foam filter to replace the Dinan one for better filtration and performance. I thought of cutting up an ITG foam filter, but does anyone have any other ideas? This is...
Forum: Mid Atlantic 05-18-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,192
Posted By johntrhodes81
Oh ok. Thanks for the compliment. Good luck...

Oh ok. Thanks for the compliment. Good luck with yours.

John

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Forum: Mid Atlantic 05-17-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,192
Posted By johntrhodes81
Tuning Tech FS experience

Went down to Tuning Tech FS in Crofton MD near BWI airport. Frank Smith runs it. I came in for a tune on my twinscrew 325i. He looked at it and figured out it needed new primary 02 sensors. It...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 04-18-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 47,066
Posted By johntrhodes81
Depending on your tools a late model ford...

Depending on your tools a late model ford expedition 9.75" IRS diff shafts and cv's would be very strong and cheap.
John

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-12-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By johntrhodes81
The question in my mind is should I diy? ...

The question in my mind is should I diy?

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-12-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By johntrhodes81
9 to 1 cr. S/C cams 4 bolt oil pump. Ati...

9 to 1 cr.
S/C cams
4 bolt oil pump.
Ati balancer
Bigger valves?
Rods
Head studs
MLS headgasket
That type stuff.
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-12-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By johntrhodes81
I have a ess twinscrew that I like. Sent...

I have a ess twinscrew that I like.

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Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-12-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By johntrhodes81
I know the costs. Its going to be expensive. I...

I know the costs. Its going to be expensive. I will probably spend the same if I pay to have it rebuilt or do it myself. If I do it myself I will have alot more goodies since I am not paying for...
Forum: DIY: Do It Yourself 03-12-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 822
Posted By johntrhodes81
Thinking of Rebuilding an M54B30 Myself

My 325i Wagon's engine is on the way out. I am thinking that it might be fun to rebuild an M54 myself. I have never rebuilt an engine before and am trying to decide if this is a good idea for me to...
Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-22-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
So can 2.5 software control a 3.0 tb or does the...

So can 2.5 software control a 3.0 tb or does the PID & DBW values need modification?

Thanks.

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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-21-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
Is this procedure required when running an m54b30...

Is this procedure required when running an m54b30 and 3.0 tb by a dme from an m54b25? Other than a normal retune?

Thanks

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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-21-2014, 09:52 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
I was going from 2.5l to 3.0l and needed a new tb...

I was going from 2.5l to 3.0l and needed a new tb anyway. But I am thinking I will do an m54b30 tb.
John

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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-19-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
Thanks. Sent from BimmerApp mobile app

Thanks.

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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-18-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
E39 540. E38 740. Drive by wire. Sent from...

E39 540. E38 740. Drive by wire.

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Forum: Forced Induction Forum 02-18-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,075
Posted By johntrhodes81
M62Tu Throttle Body

I have heard of using a M62Tu throttle body on an M54. Anyone hear of on being used on an ESS twinscrew car?

Thanks,
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-03-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 23,726
Posted By johntrhodes81
What is the stock m54 intake port dimensions? ...

What is the stock m54 intake port dimensions?
thanks
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-03-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,737
Posted By johntrhodes81
My s/c replaces the manifold. It is for an m54...

My s/c replaces the manifold. It is for an m54 though.

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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-03-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,737
Posted By johntrhodes81
You may have missed my earlier post that it is an...

You may have missed my earlier post that it is an ess m54 twinscrew s/c intake system. They dont use the disa. It is an aluminum imtake that can be ported some.

John

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Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-03-2014, 07:50 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,737
Posted By johntrhodes81
I am concerned if there is enough material to...

I am concerned if there is enough material to port it. I dont have a disa and I would use the ecu from the m54 so not a problem there.
thanks,
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 02-02-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,737
Posted By johntrhodes81
No the M54 & M52TU Heads don't bolt up to the...

No the M54 & M52TU Heads don't bolt up to the M/S50, M50TU or M/S52 Blocks.
Forum: Driveline, Engine & DME Tuning 01-30-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,737
Posted By johntrhodes81
I have a ess twinscrew on a m54. Thinking of...

I have a ess twinscrew on a m54. Thinking of possibility of using the stronger iron block m52 long block with a double vanos swap and the stock ms45 dme.
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