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  1. BMW 318d 2003 turbo replacement question

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello First of all hello to everyone and i'm new in this forum. Turbo on my 318d 2003 gave up and i need it replaced. For me it would be just too expensive to order a brand new one and i haven't (also my mechanic) been able to find a used or restored one from anywhere. As i understand its not...
  2. 2014 F10 525d xdrive Strange turbo problem

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hello everyone! I had one customer with his 2014 bmw f10 525d xdrive. First he came with blown turbo (the smaller one) the car was at 160~168k kms (99.4-104k miles). So what, the car had about 200mls oil in the intercooler wich is normal for a blown turbo. What happened? I removed the turbo and...
  3. Turbo n42b20/n46 valvetronic

    Turbocharging your BMW
    Hi everyone! I have an 02 318ci for about a year. my car has about 160hp atm and im thinking on turboing my car at the end of the year. My problem atm is that um only 20yo and have no experience doing this. The part i know is the teorical one (using math to choose turbo size, ic size and pipes...
  4. 535d M Sport unpredictable turbo boost

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    I'm a total noob when it comes to BNWs, I'm no mechanic either, so please bear with me. I bought a 2016 535d a week ago, low milage 29k, in nice condition. I've noticed over the week that the throttle response seems to vary a lot. Occasionally at around 40/50mph the lightest press of the...
  5. 635d Turbo Pipes

    Rybrook Warwick BMW
    Hi could you quote for the following please: Red boost pipe - 11617812274 Boost pipe seal - 11618506786 Crank case Breather and pipe- 11127809513 and 11227809512 Small u shaped pipe on top of engine to small turbo - not sure of the part number Vehicle reg is G3 DJB (2008 635d). Let me know if...
  6. 2007 530d lci Turbo removal

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi I need to remove the turbo from my 530d E60 Lci, Could someone who has done the job before advise what other items need removing in order to get the turbo out through the bottom? I understand the alloy strengthening plate and the DPF need removing, but what about the steering shaft or the...
  7. E90 320d turbo replaced.. What's the part number? Pic included

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Got a good reconditioned turbo sent then back my dodgy part and didn't realise I should of kept this bracket... Can anyone give me a name or part number? One pic has it missing one with it attached...
  8. X3 turbo

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi folk I believe the electronic actuator on the turbo of my 2005 e83 2.0d has started playing up and I'm trying to find out if the turbo from a 2004 e46 2.0d is the same unit? Thanks in advance
  9. Hi guys. Turbo install to e36 316i

    Having randomly found an old e36 316i 1997 saloon for sale. I decided to go ahead and buy it. Looks and sounds sweet, standard with 2 owners from new. Full bmw service history untill 6 years ago. Anyways long story short, what would u guys suggest if i wanted to fit a turbo to this engine...
  10. 320d turbo remove

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi i will have to remove my turbo due to a broken stud on exhaust side. How likely the top 3 Bolts will break as well? is it recommended to undo them when the manifold red hot? Is it ok to reuse the oil feed and return pipe?
  11. Turbo

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Can I replace my turbo on 2006 525d m sport to a hybrid turbo do I need to do anything else or is it switch them round and drive Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  12. 2006 E53 X5 3.0d M57N Turbo

    General BMW Discussions
    2006 E53 X5 3.0d M57N Turbo Can someone please tell me what the OEM part number is for the M57N Turbo. the car is plated 8/2006 and the VIN is LY97554, I believe that the current turbo seals are worn and when the turbo "spins up" there is a cloud of black smoke out the exhaust, which stops as...
  13. INPA Results - HELP?

    BMW ECU Tuning and Standalone Tuning
    Hi I have an E46 320d - 150bhp 2003 facelift model with the following mods: EGR delete Swirl flap delete Straight pipe Hybrid turbo core in standard house (using the exact same settings as the standard core stop screw) Ram air filter Remap... Now, I have the remap before I put the hybrid core...
  14. 320d E91 Re conditioned turbo vanes seized within few days??

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, My car is a 2007 320d M47 with the Mitsubishi turbo, the one with an electronic actuator. Long story short, replaced my old turbo with a Reconditioned one, it worked for about 100miles then no boost at all. I was puzzled, scan code pointed to Actuator fault. the actuator was clicking...
  15. M47 turbo

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys. I have one car with M47 engine. It is not BMW but Land Rover. Had some problems with engine, now removed turbo and thinking if i should sent it to turbo chargers service. Here is video: As i understand, little play is ok...
  16. 2009 E91 320xD Turbo oil leak

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hello, The other day i smelled this sort of burned oil i the cabin while driving. Left the car at a local workshop and they claims that the turbo is broken. Now, is it reasonable to assume that the turbo is broken when I do not experience any power loss? I can see that it is sticky at the...
  17. E91 turbo charge hose seals

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Finally got round to repairing the oil filter housing oil leak with a new gasket. After removing the charge hose from the intercooler to the throttle body I found the rubber gaskets need replacing. Cannot find a supply on evil bay in the UK or on google. Can anyone recommend a supplier with a...
  18. N54 turbo options?

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi guys, I'll start with the basic question but I'll leave some other important information bellow. Thanks will be given for any help give! What are the best options for turbo replacement on an N54 engine? I do not want a single turbo due to increased lag and the possible need to replace...
  19. 530D Turbo Whistle

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, I had my E61 530D since September 2018. It had a replacement turbo at 77.000, it's on 144.000 now. Question is, is turbo whistle normal? It's only at low revs and not overly loud. It's had the dpf gutted and remapped so I noticed it a bit more after which I presumed was OK as more free...
  20. Help! Turbo actuator

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I have replaced my turbo as the old one has a sticky vanes and then stuck and caused the turbo to blow. With the new reconditioned one installed, everything works fine, I used the car for around 120miles, start and stop, no problem. But this morning when I unlock the car I can hear...