Originally Posted by BMW_CarBQ
I hope the tick doesn't lead to what is in the video. This BMW was ticking too.
Video suggests the engine just burned by itself when the car was shut off, only a little while after getting checked for a Service Engine Soon light by the BMW dealer and being told to come back for a software update.
I would bet this car did not just burst into flames by itself. I bet the techs at the dealer were checking out the engine and left a rag or something in the engine bay. Our engines get very hot.