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E90/E92/E93 M3 (2008 - 2014)
4th generation E90 M3 sedan, E92 M3 coupe and E93 M3 convertible. The last of the naturally aspirated M3s, powered by a 4.0 liter V8 making 414hp and 295 lb-ft of torque.

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Old 07-17-2014, 10:50 AM
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main shell bearings

Hi My m3 goes in for diagnostic on shell bearing rattle when engine under load next week
it is not a pronounced rattle but when engine gets up to temp and is under load there is the bearing rattle for all to hear I hope this is a case of suspension down and sump off to get at the shells to replace
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Old 07-23-2014, 03:14 PM
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Main bearings or rod bearings?
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Old 07-25-2014, 04:11 PM
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Old 08-08-2014, 11:10 AM
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not sure it sounds like end bearings they rattle when engine hot and under load
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Old 08-30-2014, 02:42 PM
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Did the dealer repair this? How many miles are on your M?
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