Blog posts related to tuning your N54 engine. This category will feature beginner, intermediate, and advanced tuning guides and tuning help posts.

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 | 2017-06-16T15:09:30+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|1 Comment

BMW N54 Tune Comparison

BMW N54 Tune Options: Which is best? 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 goals.   [...]

By | 2017-06-15T18:22:00+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|0 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 | 2017-06-16T15:26:51+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Featured, N54 Tuning Guides|1 Comment

N54 Tuning Preparation

N54 Tuning Preparation - Maximize Horsepower Gains The N54 is a very strong production motor that is restricted by the low-boost setting of the stock tune. Due to the n54’s capabilities there are no supporting modifications required despite a tunes ability to increase horsepower and torque by nearly 100 over stock. However, there are a [...]

By | 2017-06-07T10:52:41+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|Featured, N54 Maintenance, N54 Tuning Guides|0 Comments

N54 Tuning Guide for Beginners

N54 Twin-Turbo Tuning (Beginner’s N54 Tuning Guide) This guide is meant to serve as a guide for newcomers to the n54 tuning scene. The n54 twin turbo engine is beginning to capture a large tuning audience, as it is one of BMW’s most capable engines. If you already have experience with bolt-on tuning, visit our [...]

By | 2017-06-22T09:10:52+00:00 June 2nd, 2017|N54 Tuning Guides|0 Comments