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X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
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Old 08-02-2014, 10:25 AM
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cavitation noise? 07 x3 sport m package

there seems to be a drone kind of noise in the back. this noise increases w mph and disappears after 40mph, and increases around right jug handles. weird. ive just replaced the tires and the sound still exists.
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Old 08-02-2014, 11:28 AM
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Rear wheel bearing?
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Old 08-02-2014, 11:49 AM
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ill investigate thank you !
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Old 11-15-2014, 12:04 PM
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was indeed the wheel bearing
subsequently had springs and shock replcaed too since it ws time 106000 miles.
thank you so much for such a great long distance call.
Dangermousex3 great call! ty
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