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  1. E46 Convertible
    Hey all - I have through the majority of the forums on front end rattles for the E46. I am still stumped . I am getting a what seems to be metal on metal noise when hitting short sharp bumps at lower speeds (from the passenger side) - it sounded to me like it was the strut mount not fully seated...
  2. E46 General
    My 2003 325i is experiencing some issues between 40mph and 60mph. I have not been able to reproduce the issue, but my wife is the one who drives this car most of the time. When the car gets above 40mph, there is a rhythmic thud that she says sounds like is coming from just behind the driver's...
  3. E46 General
    I have a 2001 325i sedan with 145,000 miles. To date has been bullet proof (although I did the Mango cooling system upgrade 2.5 years ago). Still drives like a young car, burns no oil--or no more oil than BMW's typically do--and is a pleasure to drive. Lately, I hear a 'tick-tick-tick' sound...
  4. Suspension, Brakes
    I need help from someone with a bit more mechanical savvy than I have... I can fix it all, I just can't diagnose for beans. Today I have a noise coming from my front end. It's only at low low speeds (< 5mph) and only audible when I'm turning, for example: into or out of a parking spot...
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