I have a 320d f30 2016 with the B47 engine 48k miles over a month ago now I had it re-mapped and it started throwing out black smoke so I then went straight back and had them take the map off and put it back to stock due to the black smoke billowing out the back. They told me that it will...
This morning I started up my F20 and heard an unsual noise from the cabine. I opened the car's bonnet and there was a loud "whistling" noise coming from the engine bay.
After driving the car around a bit and getting it to warm up, the sound seems to fade. Here's a video where you can...
The old 2000 cmc diesel N47 used 5.2 liters of oil, but the new B47 2000 cmc only needs 5 liters. How come ?
Is or is it not a new engine from scratch ? The timing chain is compatible with old one, and it makes sense not to design a timing mechanism from scratch.
I am thinking about buying a new X5.
Was told they have the N47T engine where the timing gear starts to rattle.
It's supposed to be fixed to the point that the chain will not break, but it could make some noises, maybe around 100.000 km.
Now when I check the parts catalog at RealOEM I...