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Old 09-21-2012, 06:31 AM
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Mein Auto: 2012 535i/2009 x5
Exclamation throbbing noise ???

Hi everybody !

I leased a 2012 535i , so far 15,800 miles , 11 months old
no mayor issues so far, first oil change due for next month (early oil change)

I have noticed a differnt sound when car is around 35-60mph, more noticeable when coasting
its like a SUBTLE throbbing sound, no passenger has complained about it
as soon speed reaches 60mph or above it disappear
does not change when driving from comfort plus, comfort to sport and no compromise in the engine power
I cannot tell exactly when it first happened
the car computer reports no issues

could it be the tires?
I will make appointment to get it evaluated
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