E90Post
 


MINHS Auto Care Center
 
BMW 3-Series (E90 E92) Forum > E90 / E92 / E93 3-series Technical Forums > Mechanical Maintenance: Break-in / Oil & Fluids / Servicing / Warranty > Squealling and Whistling Sound



Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      08-22-2011, 02:44 AM   #1
sleeves
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
32
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Richmond

iTrader: (0)

Squealling and Whistling Sound

Hi, been hearing squealling and whistling sound from the front of the car when accelerating from a stop, especially louder when the weather is hotter. It also happens when i do turns as well. My car is stock 335i, with 60,000Kms. Anyone know what might the problem be. Thanks in advance.
Appreciate 0
      08-22-2011, 04:15 AM   #2
Glim
Captain
Canada
7
Rep
772
Posts

 
Drives: 2006 330i
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Victoria, BC

iTrader: (0)

Check the flexible shields behind the rotors, if one is bent it may be rubbing on the rotor.
Appreciate 0
      08-22-2011, 10:27 AM   #3
DieselDiner
Lieutenant Colonel
DieselDiner's Avatar
21
Rep
1,514
Posts

 
Drives: 335d
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Home

iTrader: (2)

Does it sound anything like this?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=j7gkpaZQPys
Appreciate 0
      08-24-2011, 01:20 AM   #4
sleeves
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
32
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Richmond

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by Glim View Post
Check the flexible shields behind the rotors, if one is bent it may be rubbing on the rotor.

ill check that out first thing tomorrow morning, thx!
Appreciate 0
      08-24-2011, 01:22 AM   #5
sleeves
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
32
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Richmond

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by DieselDiner View Post


it doesnt sound like that, when i get the time, ill try to record the sound, thx!



anyone else know what might be the problem is? it sounds sort of like brake squealling, but when im accelerating, instead of braking.
Appreciate 0
      08-26-2011, 02:39 AM   #6
sleeves
Enlisted Member
0
Rep
32
Posts

 
Drives: 335i
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Richmond

iTrader: (0)

any other suggestions? thanks!
Appreciate 0
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:53 AM.




e90post
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST