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Forum: General E46 Forum 09-21-2012, 01:47 AM
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Never figured it out. Noise/vibration has been...

Never figured it out. Noise/vibration has been the same for over a year. No other issues have popped up and my car runs/drives smoothly. This is definitely a gremlin I've lost the patience to deal...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-13-2011, 02:08 AM
Replies: 29
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Thanks for the idea about the heat shield, but...

Thanks for the idea about the heat shield, but that's not it. Holding it down with a screwdriver or the rubber-coated end of a hammer doesn't stop the noise.

I'm still probing around with the...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-08-2011, 03:53 AM
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Posted By a_seiler604
I was just thinking about the motor mounts. What...

I was just thinking about the motor mounts. What do you think is the best way to check them? Doesn't seem like a very hard job to replace them.
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-07-2011, 11:10 PM
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Posted By a_seiler604
This may not be overly serious, but it's...

This may not be overly serious, but it's definitely not normal either.

The vibration/rattle always happens when the RPMs momentarily drop below ~650 (when engine is under added load due to turning...
Forum: General E46 Forum 11-06-2011, 07:03 PM
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Posted By a_seiler604
Question Low vibration/rattling at idle

Hello, everyone. My '03 325I M54 (90K miles) has a sporadic, low-pitched vibration/rattle at idle (~700rpm or less).

The vibration started immediately after I replaced gaskets for the valve cover...
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