The e30 engine bay is large and many engines, both bmw and nonbmw, have been swapped into it over the years. Dinantronics sport performance tuner for bmw b46 b48 and. This factfilled guide covers all aspects of engine tuning in detail, including filters, carburation, intake manifolds, cylinder heads, exhaust systems, camshafts, valve trains, blocks, cranks, con rods and pistons, plus lubrication systems and oils, ignition systems, and nitrous oxide injection. The bmw b48 is a turbocharged inlinefour petrol engine which replaced the bmw n20 and has been in production since 2014. It is a critical part of bmws new modular engine family, which is based on each cylinder comprising 500cc. Effectively the same engine is used in their full range of 20i vehicles 120i, 420i etc but also in higher powered variants such as the 225i, 330i and 430i producing vastly different power outputs. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The idea is to create one engine and upgrade or downgrade various parts of it to achieve different outputs for different products.
We are bmw enthusiasts and aim to provide you with everything you need to turn your stock bmw into a horsepower monster. Tuning guide bmw b48 the b48 is one of bmws newer modular engines, that are fitted in a host of entry level models in their lineup including the 230i, 330i, 430i, and 530i. A guide to diesel engines a diesel engine uses heat compression to initiate the process of burning the fuel previously injected into the combustion chamber. It was first used in the f56 mini hatch and has been used in bmw applications since 2015. Jun 15, 2016 f48 new b48 engine posted on june 15, 2016 by bmwtechnician here the new b48 engine in a new x1 front wheel drive and also 4. B48 boost target is 10psi, the piggyback tune would trick the ecu. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.
The b48 series engine is not new for the mini family the current mini cooper s, has already used it for the 2014 model year, with output tuned to 189 hp with 207 lbft of torque. The n54 twin turbo engine is beginning to capture a large tuning audience, as it is one of bmws most capable engines. Engine tuning is the adjustment or modification of the internal combustion engine or engine control unit ecu to yield optimal performance and increase the engines power output, economy, or durability. A fourstroke engine has two revolutions per cycle of displacement, so the displacement rate is onehalf of actual engine speed. Dinantronics sport is the boost controller for the masses. Advanced tuning, author and calibration engineer greg banish provides the reader with the insight required to understand and tune modern efi systems. It differs from sparkignition engines that run off petrol gasoline, which are commonly found in standard automobiles. Oct 31, 1999 increase the power output of your aseries. Most likely, the 320i will have 192 hp and 300 nm of torque, more than the 184 and 270 nm of today. Tuning an exhaust system to a given application is a casebycase basis challenge. Inhouse dynamometer all of our remaps chiptuning are tested thoroughly on our inhouse dynamometer. We also answer what exactly we mean by engine tuning first up we have to accept that there are many different types of engines. The baseline for this engine is 189 hp as seen in the current cooper s. With the brand new f56 mini cooper s wmw knows you want more power without having to buy a ton of parts, or crack open your ecu.
You feel a lot more confident overtaking with the new engine then the old. The jb4 is the most advanced and highly featured tuning system available for your b58, b48, b46 vehicle. Bells fourstroke performance tuning book, this book goes into extreme detail regarding performance tuning a twostroke engine. Mar, 2014 the b48 and b58 engines will be used on the new 320i and 335i, with an obvious power increase. Bmws latest 320i uses the 2 litre b48 engine found in a variety of new bmws. Knowledge is power and whether you are tuning your car yourself, wanting to start a career as a professional tuner or even if you are just wanting to choose and communicate effectively with a professional tuner having a. Engine tuning is the adjustment or modification of the internal combustion engine or engine control unit ecu to yield optimal performance and increase the engine s power output, economy, or durability. The 5 most common bmw s65 engine problems bmw tuning. Power gains are up to 80hp to the wheels 100hp crank on a completely stock car on pump gas for a b58 and up to 40hp to the wheels 55hp crank for a b48, gains with bolton parts, higher octane, e85 mixtures, and larger turbos are even higher. Sep 12, 2015 along with the new bmw 3 series facelift and the g11 7 series, the bavarian manufacturer launched its latest 3liter inline 6cylinder petrol mill in the shape of the b58 engine. How to properly tune up your engine in tune, perfect harmony.
Performance chip tuning racing ecu car chips power super flash. How to get best performance for road and competition use 1993 print by hardcastle, david isbn. For the money if you dont need a holding hand adventure go with the cookbook. For three and fourcylinder engines of the same fuel type, around 60 per cent of components were shared. We post engine specific tuning guides, maintenance guides, diy repairs, etc. On the 2015 jcw models, the b48 engine increased its boost and the final output is said. How to tune and modify motorcycle engine management systems. You will find this 4 cylinder turbo to be responsive and fuel efficient. I did find the n20 to feel under powered for the size of the car. General rules of thumb are easy to grasp, but applying them correctly is where things get tricky.
Knowledge is power and whether you are tuning your car yourself, wanting to start a career as a professional tuner or even if you are just wanting to choose and communicate. As tools for tuning modern engines have become more powerful and sophisticated in recent years, the need for indepth knowledge of engine management systems and tuning techniques has grown. The displacement, exhaust valve size, induction system, cam profile, exhaust port design and rpm range all factor into deciding what form the exhaust system should take. Our development and testing teams have worked tirelessly on bmw b48 engine feature support over the past few months. The b48 is one of bmws newer modular engines, that are fitted in a host of. My uncle has the older engine f30 and his taken our car for a short test and also mentioned, the new engine having much better power and acceleration then his. The bmw b48 engine is an all new, all aluminum inlinefour cylinder engine produced by bmw ag. The bmw b48 make awesome project engines and with the optimum uprated parts like remaps, turbo. N54 tuning guide for beginners bmw n54 tuning guides. Get the best deals on performance chips for mini cooper when you shop the.
It is a musthave for tuners and calibrators and a valuable resource for anyone who wants to make horsepower with a fuelinjected, electronically controlled engine. Learn how to tune efi electronic fuel injected engines the right way. This book explains how the efi system determines engine operation and how the calibrator can change the controlling parameters to optimize actual engine performance. I had heard that vizards tuning the aseries engine was quite the wealth of information but having never read it myself or known someone who had read both the modify your mini and aseries engine books i was not in a big rush to buy the tuning the aseries engine. Apr 10, 2007 as tools for tuning modern engines have become more powerful and sophisticated in recent years, the need for indepth knowledge of engine management systems and tuning techniques has grown.
Bmw b48 engine racechip tuning installation transversely. Tuning school book has no trans coverage, but if you go to the class they cover a little. This sub reddit is dedicated to everything related to bmw vehicles, tuning, racing, and more. Direct injection and induction systems diagnostics. In a bulletin sent to bmw dealers, the company announces its intention to voluntarily recall certain 20122014 model year equipped with the n20 or. Password must contain a lowercase letter, an uppercase letter, a digit and a special character. Jun 02, 2017 n54 twinturbo tuning beginners n54 tuning guide this guide is meant to serve as a guide for newcomers to the n54 tuning scene. Our indepth guide covers car engine tuning for all popular types of engine. This piggy back style ecu tuning module and wiring harness kit allows you to plug into. Terry mcgean hemmings muscle machines 20070401 if you are willing to spend the time learning the technology this will be a great book for your library.
The b48 was a part of bmws modular family of engines which included the threecylinder b38 petrol engine, the threecylinder b37 diesel and fourcylinder b47 diesel engines. What are some good books on tuning engines for performance. Available from 2014, the bmw b48 was a fourcylinder turbocharged petrol engine. The question i am asking, can the 320 be tuned to 330 power. Stage 2 performance chip module obd2 for chevrolet. The bms b48 jb4 stage 2 is 100% plug and play tune, it does not require any wires splicing or cutting.
Facelift bmw 3 series to get completely new engine family. When i got the chance to get a copy, i was first impressed with its size. If you have information to share or want to list a common problem with a certain engine you can do so. This piggy back style ecu tuning module and wiring harness kit allows you to plug into the b48 engine sensors, throttle, and ecu to have this add on module adjust parameters to allow the engine to make more power. Get the best deals on performance chips for mini cooper when you shop the largest online selection at. How to design, build, modify, and tune efi and ecu systems. Power gains are up to 60hp to the wheels 80hp crank on a completely stock car on pump gas for a b58 and up to 40hp to the wheels 55hp crank for a b48, gains with bolt on parts, higher octane, and larger turbos are even higher.1151 352 944 1363 1425 308 407 1122 884 1258 18 473 584 1578 121 539 396 886 335 163 302 1663 1523 266 598 1070 1465 647 528 868 494 823 379 887 862 1018 693 1040 105 97