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Suspension & Braking
Have some questions about suspension or brake setups for your E46 BMW? Get all your answers here!

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Old 11-20-2010, 09:58 PM   #1
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I need help bad metal grinding noise

replaced the rotors thought it would fix my problem on the E46 but metal grinding noise is still there. as soon as pull off the noise starts instantenous can somebody help me any suggestions?
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Old 11-20-2010, 10:01 PM   #2
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Sorry rear passenger side.
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Old 11-20-2010, 10:08 PM   #3
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Give more details!...friend had a grinding noise one time i think it ended up being his wheel bearing
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Old 11-21-2010, 12:24 PM   #4
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really loud grinding noise from rear passenger side it starts as soon i pull off i give it gas seems like it stops as soon i let go of gas pedal it starts the grinding noise
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Old 11-21-2010, 12:32 PM   #5
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Thought I said Check Wheel Bearings. Also, Check the Ring and Pinion in the rear Diff.

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Old 11-21-2010, 02:57 PM   #6
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thanks ima chek it out
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Old 11-29-2010, 10:45 PM   #7
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May want to check your parking brake assembly as well. If that's starting to fail at all then it could be grinding against the inside of the brake hat.
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