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  1. Whistling noise on start up Bmw 116i sport

    BMW Engine Conversions
    Hi everyone hope someone can help I have a whistling noise comeing from engine and was wondering wether anyone knew what it was it stops when I give it a couple of quick revs it’s near the front I’ve had water pump , pulley, and fanbelt tentioner changed the noise is quite loud I have a video...
  2. BMW e60 530d whistling sound

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I have problem with whistling sound between 600-1800rpm....whistling sound is coming from turbo area. link with video: Somebody had some problem?
  3. 320d whistling when stop accelerating

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    2006 BMW 320cd m sport. No whistling on acceleration but when I take my foot off the accelerator I hear a low pitched whistle.. wooo.. type sound. Happens in neautral too if I rev the engine and take my foot off the accelerator. Any idea?
  4. Bmw X1 25d xline 2014 whistling when acceleration

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hello guys, This is my first post. My car have 105 000 km. The car is now beginning to have a whistle when accelerating the gas. I did a check and the dealer informs me that this problem comes from the chain. is this problem normal in 100k km? Have you ever had any experience? Thnx in advance
  5. Whistling noise when accelerating

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, wonder if anyone can shed some light on this. I got a 525d , 3 litre diesel. Recently I got this whistling sound coming every time I put my foot on accelerator. I took it to a mechanic and he said it could be my turbo going? I wanted to know if anyone over here have had a similar experience...
  6. whistling sound with throttle inside cabin

    BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    whistling sound inside cabin I have a strange whistling sound which can only be heard inside the cabin while the windows are closed which gets louder with higher rpm. Can't hear it coming from the engine bay, only inside the car. It is even there while the car is stationary. Anyone got any...
  7. 530D whistling sound when idle

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there, Opened up the bonnet today to notice a whistling sound coming somewhere on the right hand side facing the engine bottom area. Car is 3 yrs old approved BMW used with ~ 60k miles. I uploaded a video on you YouTube and will appreciate it if someone can have a look at it and advise what...
  8. E46 330 diesel, whistling nose, 185 bhp engine 2002

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi, any suggestion on whining nose coming from hot engine on tick over , defiantly not the turbo, maybe sounds like a bearing or pump, the whining still carry's on after about 5 seconds when engine is turned off , Many thanks
  9. A short whistling sound when starting the engine

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hello guys, I have noticed the engine of my car is making a short whistling sound when igniting it. This has started about one month ago and one week ago I replaced the flywheel and the clutch kit. I was thinking if this is the starter going out or it's a pulley. I am not experiencing any...
  10. Sqeaking and whistling noise - 1 Series E81

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi all, on 4th July i bought a 59 plate 1 series 2.0l diesel with 43k on the clock. After a couple of weeks i heard a squeaking noise when braking, i thought this was the brake pads as i've had this on previous cars. When i inspected the pads i found the rear pads were worn more than the front...
  11. Whistling noise

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi wonder if anyone can help I have 2011 bmw 3 series m sport and it's making a whistling noise which is really annoying name said this is just engine noise. But wasn't like it when I bought it was wondering if anyone else has this issue thanks.
  12. Whistling on 320d E92 Auto

    General BMW Discussions
    Hello All, Can anyone tell me what these codes are? Would cleaning the EGR and maybe manifold fix these? 4CAE EXHAUST GAS RECIRCULATION 4DFF SWIRL VALVE POSITION CONTROL 4E09 SWIRL VALVE PLAUSIBILITY 4A5E glow plug cylinder 2 activation
  13. e60 high oil consumption – louder turbo whistling

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    e60 - 2006 - M47 T2 – 520d - 2,000cc – manual transmission – run 130,000 Km (81,000 miles) increased engine oil consumption and louder whistling (when compared to same model, same year of manufacture and almost same mileage) ----------------------------- Hi, I have noted important engine oil...
  14. E60 520d whistling and no power

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi All, I am new to the forum. I am guessing my turbo has blown. I was on the way home this evening and the I notice a very slight whistle which steadily get louder. I was on the motorway so no real way of stopping safely. As I got off the motorway I then lost a lot of power and the...
  15. Whistling noise after fitting vortex breather filter - 330D

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Has anyone experienced this? A loud whistling noise on boost after fitting the above. Cheers.
  16. 2007 bmw 335d e92 window whistling

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I recently purchased a bmw, it is 2007 E92, the 335 Version. i have noticed that both windows make a whistling noise once you go over about 80mph (obviously on a Private Road :thumbsup) does anyone know if this is a common problem, are they easy to change? ect i have done a quick...
  17. 2002 316ti Whistling noise

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    My 2002 87K 316 compact had been laid up for a month. took it out the other day and from about 2000rpm a whistling noise comes on from the induction side of the engine. No noise on tickover, but noise gets louder to about 4000rpm but then stays the same, until revs are dropped, then noise stops...
  18. 2003 E46 316i whistling engine noise video

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey guys, Could you please check the video out and throw ideas where from this strange noise is coming from and what need to be replaced. I am thinking that drive belt is making that squeezing noise. Link is below: Thanks
  19. 95 318tds touring tapping and whistling

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hello im new to the forum and after a bit of advice please, i own a 318tds touring 95 model, 169,000 on the clock, a while ago it started whistling, some one said its the turbo but you can hear it whistle when it spools around 2000rpm then at 3000 theres a different kinda whistle a bit like...
  20. E92 N53 Front Off-Side Brake Whistling Sound

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, I have noticed a whistling sound from the front off-side brake pads only. The pads are half worn and the disk is approx. 1mm worn. (23k miles on the car). I know its the pads, when I brake the sound is gone, when I turn left the sound comes back or when driving straight for a few...