Can you put a turbo on a N52 engine?

Can you put a turbo on a N52 engine?

So to place a turbocharger on a E9x N52, a custom exhaust manifold/plumbing is required. A low rear exhaust manifold is possible with a ‘small’ turbo. A top mount turbo is ‘easier’.

How much power can N52 handle?

Generally, the 3 best bolt-on engine mods for the N52 are headers, the 330i 3-stage manifold, and a tune. These mods alone will likely put the N52 in the ballpark of 270-280 horsepower. Pretty respectable gains for an older, naturally aspirated engine.

Can I turbocharge my BMW 328i?

The answer is yes. And yes, you could possibly modify OEM N54 parts to create your N52 turbocharged system.

Is the N52 a good engine?

BMW’s N52 engine is one of its most successful, and most produced inline-6 engines. Due to the engine design, the N52 has proved more reliable than it’s bigger brother, the N54. Because the N52 doesn’t have an HPFP or direct injection, these are two common N54 issues that drivers of the N52 won’t have to worry about.

What kind of Turbo does a Bimmer N52 have?

Bimmer Performance Center did an interesting 71-63 turbo, that could potentially boost to around 500hp on the N52, and you could always swap in turbos from the N54 or N55 for around 300-400hp. It is not unusual that there is a limit in the air flow sensor MAF/MAP on these engines when loads more air is being drawn into the engine.

Is there a supercharger system for the BMW N52?

ESS is proud to offer the newly developed Gen.3 E-Charger G1 based supercharger system for the BMW N52 engine family. This supercharger system is designed to offer the customer a very quick and easy, 100% bolt-on installation. With this supercharger system we bump the power output by 80-100 horsepower!

What do you need to know about BMW N52 engine?

“All you need to know about performance tuning the BMW N52 engine!” The N52 replaces the M54 and had a lighter engine block, an electric water pump and variable flow oil pump. Valvetronic was also added. The camshaft is also of a hollow design, to save weight. The engine is controlled through a Siemens MSV70 ECU.

What kind of throttle control does the BMW N52 use?

Like the M54, the N52 uses electronic throttle control and variable valve timing ( double-VANOS ). Higher output versions of the N52 use a three-stage variable length intake manifold (also called “DISA”). The N52 engine block is made from a combination of magnesium and aluminium.