I'm new to the forum so sorry if this question is answered somewhere.
I have a 2005 535d e60.
When I brake hard I get a grinding sort of noise, it's only when I brake hard there fore I'm assuming it's not a bearing.
I have changed all the discs, pads, sensors etc. I have vented...
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Have posted before about loss of power on my car, replaced the MAF unit and this seemed to cure that problem.
It has now started smoking quite a lot, more when you stop at traffic lights and idle for a bit then when pulling away it is very thick smoky. bluey colour and smells of oil.