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post #61 of 116 Old 17th January 2012, 04:35 PM
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Stock.

Only other head gasket and ARP head bolts...

Might see some boost in the future.

With the gasket and bolts the rest can handle about 500-550HP on the crank
ESS S/C only adds 100 hp, how are you going to get to 500 HP ?

I feel like you answered this exact question before....
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ESS S/C only adds 100 hp, how are you going to get to 500 HP ?

I feel like you answered this exact question before....

Turbo it is
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who makes a turbo for the M50/M52 ?
First of all it is an M54,second I do my own turbo conversion some day.

Now I only want to get it back on the road.
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who makes a turbo for the M50/M52 ?
You ask this like he's some n00b...shame on you
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You ask this like he's some n00b...shame on you
hey hey my main focus is E39 & S62.
I do know some knowledge of S54 & E46
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hey hey my main focus is E39 & S62.
I do know some knowledge of S54 & E46
You missed it again...this is Raikku...to him an engine is an engine is an engine. The rest is details
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You missed it again...this is Raikku...to him an engine is an engine is an engine. The rest is details
The rest is details...A classic,Mike!
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Did a bit over the weekend...

Installed water pump and vibration damper:



Grinding valves in:






Assembling cylinder head:












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