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  1. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello all, Can anyone help me identify the noise my engine is making? It's especially audible in the last 3 or 4 seconds of the clip. :confused It has been like it for a few years now. BMW aren't interested. My local garage has said it's 'pinking'. Has anyone had similar issues with their...
  2. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all sorry i have reposted this in technical and general was unsure which category to use I hoping someone can help my 2002 320d 150bph has suddenly gained a horrible irritating noise that is matching the rpm of the engine. The only way I can describe it is a whiring noise as if air is being...
  3. General BMW Discussions
    Hi all hoping someone can help my 2002 320d 150bph has suddenly gained a horrible irritating noise that is matching the rpm of the engine. The only way I can describe it is a whiring noise as if air is being forced out under pressure through a small gap. It has had a lot of work done over the...
  4. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all I have this really irritating knock from the steering on smooth roads it does not appear to be that bad however roads with potholes I get this knocking sensation through the steering column. At high speeds there is visible steering wheel vibrations. I've replaced the lower control arms...
  5. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Recently acquired 120D N47 E87 M Sport, 143bhp. Beautiful car,but build quality a disappointment, clutch return spring squeaks,and there is an irritating buzzing from a location which appears to be behind the central vents ,but is untraceable ! Really need to up the power a bit,and am planning...
  6. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi guys not really sure if this is a problem or not but now that the weather is back to it's normal again (wet an cold that is) I always keep my roof up an the windows up but always get the irritating noise which is caused by the windows being up touching the roof, I usually put the windows...
  7. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    We have a 2002 316 with low miles , We have a problem where there is real flat spot when pulling away particulary at the start of a journey to the extent that if you don't give it sufficient revs it could stall and it is usally at its worst on cold mornings. I while back we suffered an idleing...
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