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How long can the BMW straight-six last?

Interesting | December 31st, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

BMW has a long standing tradition of making six-cylinder engines with their cylinders all in a line. The I6 engine was something that several automakers …

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The Nine best Six-Cylinder Engines of all time

Engines | November 8th, 2015 by Nico DeMattia

Talk to most car enthusiasts, especially older ones who lived through the ’60s and ’70s, and you’ll hear most of them talk about big V8’s. The …

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How To Clean The N54 Intake Valves

How-To | April 24th, 2014 by Horatiu Boeriu

For everyone who is interested in what actually goes on during a special intake valve cleaning, here is some more information along with several other …

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N54 Engine warranty extended to 8 Years/82,000 Miles (Wastegates Only)

Engines | August 16th, 2012 by Horatiu Boeriu

In 2010, BMW was hit with class action suit on the N54 turbo engine for defective High Pressure Fuel Pumps and turbo chargers. We have …

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Engine of the Year Awards 2012: BMW wins with four, six and eight cylinders – N18, N20, N54, S65

News | June 13th, 2012 by Horatiu Boeriu

Four award-winners spanning a displacement range of 1.6 to 4.0 litres – BMW Group again emerges as the most successful auto manufacturer in the internationally …

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Video: BMW 1 M Coupe Wows Jeremy Clarkson

1M, Featured Posts | June 27th, 2011 by Andrew

Ironically, in the same weekend BMWBLOG’s founder Horatiu is in Munich to pick up his 1M Coupe, season 17 of Top Gear debuted on the …

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Today’s Tech Tip: Triple Turbos

Interesting | May 31st, 2011 by Hugo Becker

I swore off turbo-charged cars after the mid 1980s, I’d had enough of the lag until 3500 RPM and then the boost would come on …

Editorial: Are you going to miss the “Big Six” engines?

Engines, Featured Posts | April 15th, 2011 by Andrew

In the outset of this article – I know that this is a moot point but I will ask it anyway: Will you miss the …

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Ward’s Auto Top 10 Engines: BMW N55 twin-scroll engine

Featured Posts, Interesting | December 8th, 2010 by Horatiu Boeriu

Now in its 17th year, the Ward’s 10 Best Engines competition is designed to recognize powertrains that set new benchmarks in their respective vehicle segments. …

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Ignition and Recall Timing: A Tale of High Pressure Fuel Pump Failures

Interesting | October 27th, 2010 by Hugo Becker

Well the intertubes are all in a dither now that BMW has recalled cars for the failure of some High Pressure Fuel Pumps (HPFP) on …

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