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DIY Guides for various original equipment replacements as well as aftermarket performance part installs.

BMW N54 Ultimate Data Logging Guide – JB4 Data Logging

N54 Data Logging for BMW 135i, 335i, and 535i We recommend Burger Motorsports JB4 tune not only as an excellent stand-alone tune, but also for its advanced safety, boost control, and data logging. The JB4 works wonders whether you are running the JB4 as a stand-alone tune or coupling it with a back-end flash tune. [...]

By |2019-12-17T17:00:36-06:00December 15th, 2019|Featured, N54 DIY Guides, N54 Tuning Guides|0 Comments

BMW E90 Oil Change and Oil Filter Replacement Guide

How To Change your E90 Oil and Oil Filter (DIY) Today we are bringing you a guide on how to change the oil and filter on your E90 BMW. The car in the pictures is a 2006 325i, but the process and general location of oil filter and drain bolt are the same across all [...]

By |2019-12-08T22:00:41-06:00January 9th, 2019|N54 DIY Guides, N54 Maintenance|0 Comments

BMW VANOS Solenoid Replacement DIY – BMW N54 Engine

DIY Vanos Solenoid Replacement Here is our do-it-yourself guide on how to replace your BMW N54 vanos solenoids when they fail (not if). For a quick recap, the vanos system is responsible for opening and closing the intake and exhaust valves. Bad solenoids will result in poor performance, rough idling, limp mode, loss of power, [...]

By |2019-05-16T16:10:17-05:00December 28th, 2018|N54 DIY Guides|4 Comments

DIY: The N54 DSC/DTS malfunction

The N54 DSC/DTS Malfunction So you've probably had this warning light come on before, and if you haven't...you will.  It typically will trigger when you're making a turn.  If you're at all a stickler for having a clean dash like I am, it will drive you nuts.  It can also cause your turn signal to [...]

By |2017-12-17T12:43:35-06:00October 1st, 2017|N54 DIY Guides, N54 Maintenance|1 Comment

BMW Professional Head Unit Display Failure (E90-E93, E82, E88) – Faded Pixel Display Fixed

BMW Head Unit Pixel Display Failure Today we are covering a common failure with our cars, the head unit display/radio. My 135i is a 2008, and ever since I bought it I had noticed the pixel display on the head unit and radio would fade in and out sometimes. Sometimes it was perfectly fine, other [...]

By |2017-11-17T18:04:40-06:00June 22nd, 2017|N54 DIY Guides, N54 Maintenance|2 Comments