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  1. Rear clunk noise

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys. I have just been out and about and I am getting a horrible clunking noise from the rear. It did it on a number of occassions, all with different variations speed, road quality and driving style. The best way I can describe the noise is there a metallic rubbing sound followed by a...
  2. Recommend a mechanic - X3 transmission clunk?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi, I've been reading this forum for a few days and you guys seem very resourceful! :) In short: Can you please recommend a London based (West London?) mechanic to investigate some serious transmission clunking and knocking on my X3? Could also be based in Fleet/Basingstoke where my office...
  3. Knock , clunk , front suspension

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Knock , clunk , front suspension area Good afternoon everyone , I have an irritating knock/clunk coming from the front of my 5 series , it appears mainly over very slightly uneven surfaces and sounds like it is coming from driver's side front area , the noise has got more noticeable over...
  4. 2006 X3 E83 2.0d, Rear clunk caused by Inner CV joint wear. Substitution?

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    My X3 E83 2.0d has had a clunk at the rear for quite some time while turning at very low speeds, several years and a few mechanics have looked at it, tyres have been changed etc to no avail but it has got a bit worse lately. I got under the car today and found that there is some play in the rear...
  5. E61 clunk after clutch/flywheel replaced

    General BMW Discussions
    So I recently had to get the clutch + flywheel replaced on my E61 a couple of weeks ago. Ever since, I notice a 'clunk' sound coming from the front end of the car when I accelerate or decelerate.. normally when I start the car up. I'm not sure if this noise could be related to the...
  6. 1998 E39 528i Brake 'Clunk'

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys, I already have an ongoing thread here about an issue with my parents E60 so I apologise for posting another thread, this time about my car but I really appreciate the input of folks on here. :) So I have a 1998 E39 528i auto with just under 150K on the clock. My issue is a loud clunk...
  7. 2007 E83 2.0D steering wheel knocking noise and clunk noise from rear!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    so I've started to hear a few noises from my car would be great to know what it may be from your experiences First noise: When i turn the steering wheel left and right i get a knocking noise from the from the front, i only hear/feel this when the car is not moving or when I'm turning at very...
  8. Clunk noise lurch when "dabbing" the brakes / slight lurch or delay on hardest acceleration.

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Clunk noise/ lurch when "dabbing" the brakes / slight lurch or delay on hardest acceleration. Recently acquired an X5 E70, and it has a slightly annoying/worrying "clunk" or clank sound and Resulting lurch forward/shake (almost a bit of a shudder) when I dab the brakes fast. No issue on normal...
  9. E36 Steering clunk

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    At extremely low speed and when not moving, when i turn the steering wheel I get a clunking noise - especially when turning the wheel right. Im on JOM coilovers that are wound all the way up so spring should theoretically be seated properly, I also have Camber plates, all bolts for the...
  10. 335d Front Brakes 'clunk' - Shims?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    My 335d has recently developed what i have read to be a common 'clunk' noise when applying the brakes. The consensus is that this is due to movement of the pads. My discs and pads were replaced 10K ago with previously no noise. I can only summise the the pads have worn or they have moved...
  11. slow speed 'clunk' x3 auto help please

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hey guys, so as the title says ive got a slow speed 'clunk' car is a 3.0 diesel auto x3 2005my when I'm traveling in a traffic jam 5mph ish there is a clunking kinda noise sounding like its coming from the centre to rear of the car. Its feels like the car is changing up a gear realises the...
  12. BMW 4WD - Clunk from rear at low speeds ? Thoughts ?

    General BMW Discussions
    Gents I have a question and a theory and wanted your thoughts. I have a 2005 2.0D BMW X3. Its got a few miles on it now (150k) but still in pretty good condition. Recently when in traffic and at slow speeds like in car parks etc. I've been getting a clunk from under the car which I think is...
  13. Steering clunk

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, 318i N42 Changed sump gasket last weekend and lowered subframe. When stationery, if i move the steering wheel an either two inches to the left or two inches to the right I hear (and feel) a clunk which can be felt through the steering wheel a little. It feels almost like something is...
  14. 320d clunk at startup

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Greetings once again, It seems the problems with this car will never end... Now there's this new noise every time I start the car, be it hot or cold (even right after shutting it off and restarting). Exactly at the moment the engine fires up, there's a single thud that can be felt in the...
  15. E92 330D - Right Rear Suspension Clunk even after new shocks & springs - Help!

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, Since early this year I have started noticing a loud clunking sound coming from the right side (drivers side) rear suspension. It sounds to me like a metal on metal clunk, although garage have chipped in with it sounding like a metal on dry rubber sound. The car itself drives fine, and...
  16. Intermitten Clunk on E46 325I Sports

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello Guys, I have an annoying intermittent clunk which seems to occur when Moving off, or just after slowing down and changing to lower gears ... I've taken it to various garages, and none seem to be able to work out what it is, Even took it to BMW and funnily enough it ran fine with no...
  17. 2005 E90 steerling 'clunk'

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Evening, I have an E90, 2005 320d. It is almost 10 years old and has 120k under its belt. The car drives great but after both front coils went, there has been a knock, clunk noise in the steering. This is mainly noticeable when stationary or at very slow speeds. It is not easy to describe so...
  18. Gear clunk

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi have noticed I can smell that burnt clutch smell when you know you need a new one but also when I pull off hard I can hear a clunk when changing gear could this be the clutch also or more likely a flywheel or gear box issue? Cheers
  19. 2006 x3 3.0ltr dmanual clunk from passanger footwell when change gears help!!!

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    When change gear there is a clunk from passanger footwell (gearbox housing) been few weeks happens more when car is cold can anyone help new to forum thanx
  20. Clunk On Gear Change

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    So when travelling at low speeds and changing from 1st to 2nd mainly when i DEPRESS the clutch pedal rather than releasing it and 2nd to 3rd there is a clunk that sounds as if something is hitting underneath the car more so towards the front passenger side i'd say. However when bringing the...
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