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    Has anyone hooked a boost gauge up to x5m

    Currently my truck is running 8-9psi can anyone verify what the acctual boost should be one this truck.

    Thanks

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    That's way less than what it should be...

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    Stock max boost should hit 21psi
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    No, 17 psi.

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    From everything I've read it's 17-17.5 my truck is at the dealer currently. I had a feeling something was off.

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    Now lets hope they fix it!

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    Any idea what might be up?

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    Any idea what might be up?

    There was a vaccum leak on some hose on the intake which they fixed and it still felt slow(for what it should be) so I took it back Friday and still haven't heard anything yet. Told them I want it preasure tested. I was told by Chicago Performance & tuning told me to tell them. He's done all of my audi's and really knows his $#@!. So I really don't know just yet. Hopefully they find out what's wrong and fix it.

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    Update: BMW says the low boost is due to the coolant pumps for turbos. I'm going to keep my fingers crossed on this.

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    Well it's good again, back to full boost. Coolant pumps for the turbos was bad.

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    Very interesting, I wonder if this will be a re-occuring problem on the S63...I hope not. Has enough cooling problems as is.

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    They said this is the first one they've seen there. I hope it's not tho.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Hansel22 Click here to enlarge
    Well it's good again, back to full boost. Coolant pumps for the turbos was bad.
    Thanks for getting back to us. Should feel like night/day difference.

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    I feel like I found 200 missing HP. Click here to enlarge Only took two visits to BMW to get it fixed.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Hansel22 Click here to enlarge
    I feel like I found 200 missing HP. Click here to enlarge Only took two visits to BMW to get it fixed.
    BMW hates making things right they prefer for you to just go away.

    Glad you got it fixed though!

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    ​oYeah they do. I don't get it.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Hansel22 Click here to enlarge
    ​oYeah they do. I don't get it.
    They just don't want to spend the money.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Sticky Click here to enlarge
    They just don't want to spend the money.

    Or they are incompetent... BMW Manhattan ripped the front bumper and rear lic plate mounts off during one service.. on my 1995 540i

    Rallye BMW effed up the electronics on my drivers side seat on the '95 BMW such that it got stuck all the way down at full tilt.... took 3 trips to get them to fix it..

    Only BMW dealer I trust in NY is a local mob who seem to take pride in tier work and don't charge me $150 a hour when they eff something up
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Group.america Click here to enlarge
    Or they are incompetent... BMW Manhattan ripped the front bumper and rear lic plate mounts off during one service.. on my 1995 540i

    Rallye BMW effed up the electronics on my drivers side seat on the '95 BMW such that it got stuck all the way down at full tilt.... took 3 trips to get them to fix it..

    Only BMW dealer I trust in NY is a local mob who seem to take pride in tier work and don't charge me $150 a hour when they eff something up
    BMW dealers have created the illusion their service is better than other makes... it isn't.

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    Well it's back to the track tonight, we'll see if they infact did fix it.

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    Fixed. 12.60 @ 111 only took three trips to the stealership.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Hansel22 Click here to enlarge
    Fixed. 12.60 @ 111 only took three trips to the stealership.
    Slip?

    Start a new thread on it please if you have it to scan. With specs and a pic of the car please.

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    I don't have a scanner, but I can try and post the time slip.

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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Hansel22 Click here to enlarge
    I don't have a scanner, but I can try and post the time slip.
    Pic with a cell phone will do!

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