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The BMW 6 Series builds on BMW's sporty heritage with aggressive lines and an incredible motor to back the design up. Available in coupe and convertible trims with a standard 4.8 liter engine producing 360 horsepower and 360 lb-ft of torque, the 6-series is a popular choice that exceeds expectations.

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Old 02-12-2013, 09:03 PM
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Thank you. Appreciate all the advice. Tried what you suggested. The acc does not go on. So seems most likely that battery may be going bad. Please advise on how to proceed as i do not want to mess us the computer.
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Old 02-12-2013, 09:06 PM
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Regarding the clicking noise, it does not go away when I brake. However, i did consider the option of brake related and reviewed one of the other related posts on this site, and tried to press down the clips on the brake calipers, which did not seem loose, but the noise is gone. Lets see for how long?
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Old 02-16-2013, 10:17 PM
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Regarding the clicking noise, it does not go away when I brake. However, i did consider the option of brake related and reviewed one of the other related posts on this site, and tried to press down the clips on the brake calipers, which did not seem loose, but the noise is gone. Lets see for how long?
Glad you could find a possible solution. Keep us updated.
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Old 02-18-2013, 11:12 AM
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Will do
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Old 08-01-2013, 07:30 AM
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Re: Clicking noise

Following up on the clicking noise. After everything else had been checked and replaced with a huge bill... the only thing left was to check the diff. Thanks to my excellent mech janu... we found the fault. .. wait for it. Remove the exhaust system in 1 piece. .. prop shaft and diff are good. In between the diff and the right rear wheel is a convex shaped structure with a lot of tiny screws on it... looks similar to a truck tyre... anyway. . These small screws were loose. Once tightened. Problem solved.

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