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  1. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Can anyone help me identify this sound? (see link attached), the noise is very pronounced right at a cold startup (the RPM goes up to 1, then dips slightly down, the noise becomes apparent as the rpm dips down), it stays for a good minute or so, then starts to disappear, then completely goes...
  2. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi Guys, I need help, this is driving me nuts. I have a 98 528i and when I start it up in the morning there is a squeal from the passenger side front corner of engine compartment. It ends approximately 20 seconds or so after you start the car (sounds like something that shuts off at that...
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