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jvcajita
06-11-2007, 06:16 PM
Anyone here know or heard of someone turbocharging their 528i/528it? Sorry to sound ignorant, but can it be even done?

PropellerHead
06-12-2007, 09:22 AM
Anyone here know or heard of someone turbocharging their 528i/528it? Sorry to sound ignorant, but can it be even done?I remember a few years back a guy did that. It was a maroon 528. I remember he was in MS. I'll look around to see if he left any electronic evidence.

He was last in school at Emory in Atlanta:
Clicky (http://bimmer.roadfly.com/bmw/forums/e39/5972733-1.html)

JC5
06-12-2007, 03:39 PM
You may be able to use a kit from a 328 around the same model year since it's about the same engine

mrsweden
07-31-2007, 05:10 AM
Hehe well what do u wanna know?

jvcajita
10-12-2007, 10:02 PM
Hehe well what do u wanna know?

everything you have in mind in regards to the topic matter. is it worth it? what was the gain? did you have to do something with the tranny too? etc?