Diagnosing a Failing BMW Vanos System – When to Repair Your Vanos

When to Replace or Rebuild your BMW VANOS System This guide brought to you by BMW N54 Tuners will explain what the VANOS system is, the importance of the technology, and most importantly when and why it should be replaced or rebuilt. The VANOS system isn't unique to the N54 engine; it is used in [...]

By | 2017-12-05T22:17:46+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Featured, N54 Maintenance|0 Comments

How-To Build a 500HP 135i, 335i, 535i N54 BMW for Less Than $1,500

Want to Build a 500hp N54? Easy. The BMW N54 engine featured in the 135i, 335i, and 535i is one of the most tune-able engines ever. Some people call it the '2JZ' of German engines, but we think the N54 is on a whole new level. The N54 engine has forged internals, meaning it can [...]

By | 2017-11-17T17:52:19+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|1 Comment

BMW N54 Tune Comparison: JB4 vs. Cobb vs. Procede

BMW N54 Tune Options: JB4 vs. Cobb vs. PROcede Before purchasing a tune for your N54 it is important to consider the pros and cons of the available tunes on the market. This post will highlight the differences between the common tunes for the N54 and hopefully help identify which tune is right for your [...]

By | 2017-12-13T20:17:19+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|2 Comments

BMW N54 Tuning: Dual Cone Intakes – A Full Guide

BMW N54 Dual Cone Intakes When you mention dual cone intakes or cold air intakes, you tend to get a lot of people that will criticize you by saying things like "all your doing is decreasing the longevity of your engine", "its a pointless mod, it barely offers any horsepower gains", "your engine is going [...]

By | 2017-11-17T18:00:57+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|2 Comments