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  1. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I have an e90 318i with a few issues: At speeds above 40 km/h (25 mph) the steering weel starts vibrating, it feels almost like a small back-and-forth jerk with a little bit of side to side action. After driving the car there is a burning smell coming from the front of the car (NOT oil, I've...
  2. G30 (2017 - Current)
    Hi guys, I have a BMW 540 a rear wheel drive 2018. I had installed brand-new cheap winter tires and the car started to shake above 118 km/h. The tyre shop told me it’s because of the cheap tires so I asked him to buy a mid category tire which was KUMHO WP72 The manufacturing date was 2022 long...
  3. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi, i've been experiencing vibrations throughout the whole car when I turn off the A/C. The engine is the 4 cylinder turbo n20. The rpms drop to about 700 and the car starts vibrating. I have replaced the motor mounts, spark plugs, belts, also was thinking my alternator going bad, but it has...
  4. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    2014 328d with 362,801 miles on the clock. I have a very strong vibration under acceleration between 15-20mph but at no other speed. it started after I got the JR tune and exhaust, at that time I also replaced engine and trans mounts, both front and back rubber flex discs, and center support...
  5. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have 2003 540i 180k miles with leaking steering gear box so I replaced it with used one. Installation was pain in my ass but got it done. Everything appears to be fine but whenever I put the car in reverse there is loud vibration and I'm not moving. It goes away as I drive off or let go the...
  6. General BMW Questions
    Hello everyone, I'm looking to gather suggestions to diagnose a problem on my E65 where I'm pretty sure it is Dynamic Drive related. Actually while car is stand still, when I turn the steering wheel, nothing bad occurs. But as soon as I'm reaching speeds around 10/15 km/h, as soon as I steer a...
  7. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Need some input on this issue. 200K miles. vibration on accel and seam to reduce when you decel. you feel it in the seat or body so I don't think it is engine related. Has check CEL on but no miss fire codes. There is just a very small amount of play at the pinion side CV joint and has tossed...
  8. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Recently, I've experienced some new behavior with this vehicle. Upon mild acceleration from a moderate speed, (i.e., from 30 mph to 40 mph) I feel a mild 'vibration' or 'shudder' which I sense is originating from somewhere in the engine and/or drivetrain. The vibration only last 2 or 3 seconds...
  9. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hello, Wondering if anyone has had issues with balancing a tailshaft after replacing cv and u joints on it? Initially, I had a vibration at 30km/hr (above andbelow were ok). It was diagnosed as degraded u-joint and cv-joint in the tail shaft. I had both replaced. mechanic returned it to me...
  10. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hi all! i got a e91 m47 I had to change my crankshaft pulley due to rubber seperation. got a new pulley, bolt, tensioner and belt. took the old one off, put the new one on. Torqued to 100nm then 120 degrees after as stated in wurth diagnoses torque guide. started the engine and the belt is...
  11. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi lads, Getting a really bad vibration on the really cold mornings when cars first started up and i go from “P” to “D” and hold my foot on the break. It goes away after a couple of minutes of the engine running then smoothes itself out like normal. I have just been told that my 3 rear...
  12. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    Hi all, First post here. I have had my 2014 F31 diesel wagon since new. I love this car. There was nothing wrong with it, but then I took it to my dealer for the transfer case recall. Now, on a dead cold startup (we are in upstate NY, so 20-30 degrees F) there is significant vibration...
  13. X5 F15 (2014 - 2018)
    hello all, thanks for clicking on this thread. recently bought. BMW X5 2014. When turning left, a horrible vibration and shudder goes through the car. This is often at low speeds and a sharp turn- also occurs when accelerating away. I've uploaded a video to demonstrate the issue as it's hard...
  14. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hello everyone, I'm totally new to BMW brand and need some help resolving an issue. Got 2015 CPO BMW 535i xDrive few months ago. Since day one I noticed small vibration in the steering at 70-80 mph. Dealer had the car three times and isn't able to find the solution. They change two rear tires...
  15. F10 / F11 (2011 - 2016)
    Hi Guys, I'm new here after countless mechanic visits & no solutions. I own a 2011 535ix and she drives like a dream otherwise but I continue to struggle with the below-described issue: I start my car and it runs perfect until the RPM normalizes. Once the RPM normalizes, I start to feel some...
  16. F30 / F31 / F32 / F33 / F34 / F36 (2012 - current)
    I drive a 2014 328i xdrive (auto trans) with 44,000 miles on it. Bought it certified pre-owned last year end of April with 30,000 miles on it. Solid car at first, but now it has a rough vibration/shake to the car when in drive or reverse at idle. When I drive away, it is smooth and feels normal...
  17. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I have a 2001 540i 6-speed with 170k that since it has gotten cold has developed a shudder. The strangest part is the shudder goes away after 3 - 4 miles... As the engine reaches operating temp you can feel it coming on... like riding on a cobblestone road, then it gets progressively worse like...
  18. E60 M5 (2006 - 2010)
    Hey guys just purchased a 2008 535i. I noticed AFTER purchasing as -is that it had a slight vibration at 20- 40 mph. Naturally, I took her to BMW. Got weights added to the tires.. got the road force, balancing and alignment. brand new tires...... and still vibrating. Dealer claimed they changed...
  19. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    [SOLVED] Driveline issues - STUMPED any help would be appreciated. Hi guys, I've had one or two driveline problems for the last month that I've chased and chased, and now I'm stuck and my wits end trying to diagnose this thing. :banghead: Any help/input would be much appreciated. So about a...
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