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  1. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi there, I have a question about a start up rattle I've been hearing in my 540. It only starts on a cold start or when the car has been sitting for a few hours. Its a brief rattling that subsides after a few seconds. The car drives fine and has no other issues. I'm wondering if it is a tension...
  2. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    hey guys, recently got an 03 325i and its making a little noise while on idle, it goes away as soon as the rpms go up. a couple of ppl have looked at it and everybody says its something different, could be a loose lifter, a pulley a vaccum leak, could be anything, if anybody has some advice for...
  3. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello everyone, I just purchased a 2012 528i with the new 4 Cylinder engine and was wondering if anyone has this sound also. Its a very slight rattle sound slightly noticeable while in cabin but when the hood is open you can definitely hear it clearly. Is this just how the new 4 cylinder...
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