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How To Clean Throttle Body

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Contemporary electronic fuel injection systems usually cause no troubles pretty long. However, having run more than 75,000 miles, this system demands some maintenance for proper functioning. Two key jobs must be performed: fuel injector cleaning plus throttle body cleaning. While the first must be performed by professionals, you can do the cleaning of a throttle …

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N55B30 Engine

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BMW N55, an inline-six petrol engine, started to be produced in 2009 as a substitution for BMW N54 and was applied for F07 5 Series Gran Turismo. Being the first brand’s motor featuring a twin scroll turbocharger, it was called the best engine for three consecutive years, in 2011-2013, according to Ward. Its production started …

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Best Ceramic Car Coating

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Every driver will agree that it’s pretty hard to maintain the car paint unaffected. That’s why, some automobile owners prefer to apply automotive wax as soon as they acquire their vehicle. As wax may disappear, it’s important to apply the wax regularly in order to provide the best protection for the vehicle. This method has …

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M20B25 Engine

M20B25 is a 2.5 L inline-six, 4-cycle naturally aspirated gasoline engine, built on the framework of the M20B20 2.0L motor. Being a part of the series of BMW M20 motors, it was built between 1985 and 1991 at the company’s plant in Munich. This motor keeps a block of cast iron and head of aluminum …

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M54B25 Engine

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The BMW M54 (2000-2006) is an internal combustion inline-six petrol engine. Being manufactured for the BMW X5 (E53), it’s a substitute for the M52 engine. In 2002 and 2003, it became one of the greatest engines, according to the list of 10 Best Engines by Ward’s. The BMW S54 is the identical high performance engine, …

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M44B19 Engine

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The BMW M44 is a 4-cylinder engine, which replaced the M42 engine and was produced from 1995 to 2001 at Steyr. This power unit has taken a leading position in the program of four-cylinder engines of BMW and compared to the M42, M44 has been made on the set of structural changes in the engine …

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N20B20 Engine

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In 2011, BMW started to produce its N20B20 turbocharged four-cylinder engine, which was meant to be used instead of six-cylinder N53B25 and N53B30 inline engines. The engine features an aluminum cylinder block, which has two balance shafts and cylinders with the steel armor. Moreover, the engine features forged crankshaft with four counterbalances planted with offset. …

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S54B32 Engine

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BMW S54 Engine – much more productive and high-revving engine in comparison to BMW S52 engine. The S54 engine is based on a cast iron base. The cylinder head is cast from an aluminum alloy, but a little lighter than on the M54 series. Engine’s chain is double and has rollers. The Dual Variable Valve Timing …

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M52B25 Engine

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Like the previous 2-liter engine, this BMW M52B25 engine is also based on the M50 engine, but unlike its predecessor, it has less horsepower (22 hp less). Produced from 1995 to 2003. M52B25 in 1998 was recognized as the best engine in the United States and established on Produced from 1995 to 2003. In 1998 …

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M52B28 Engine

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The engine appeared on the market in 1994 year. Cylinder capacity was 2.8 liters (2793 cu. Cm). This is a square engine, since the diameter of the cylinder and piston stroke had the same amount to 84 mm, and form the so-called square engine. Its power is 190 hp at 5300 rpm and torque of 280 …

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M52B20 Engine

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The basic version of the BMW M52 engine created on the basis of a 2-liter M50 engine and was produced from 1994 to 2003. M52B20 engine was introduced to the market in 1994. The diameter of the cylinders is equal to 80 mm and stroke of 66 mm. Engine power and torque of 150 hp …

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M50B20 Engine

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BMW M50 engine – six-cylinder piston engine with two overhead camshafts, which was submitted in January 1989 on 5-Series E34, and thus replacing the previously installed 2-valve M20. A little later, this engine was installed on the BMW 3 series E36 (sedan, touring, coupe, convertible and Baur). BMW M50 engine is available in two versions, …

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M40B18 Engine

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BMW M40 engine is a four-cylinder eight-valve engine with a volume up to 1.8 liter, and  is installed on the BMW 3 Series (E30 and E36) and E34 5 Series. After extensive preliminary testing, which mainly concerned the configuration of the cylinder head and combustion chamber – the final draft of the 4-cylinder BMW M40 engine was …

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M40B16 Engine

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The M40B16 is a lightweight modification of M40 1.8-liter (marking M40B18). According to some sources, this engine has a M43 code, but that is not quite correct. M40 is widely used to equip younger models of BMW E30, E36, Z3. The 1.6-liter engine firstly was combined with Bosch Motronic 1.3 on the BMW E30 316i …

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