1st to 2nd gearshift at low engine speed, coming from the rear axle area. Current rides 1995 E36 325i [Unfinished Monalisa] 2002 E46 M3 - S54 Turbo 2004 E46 330D Hi Guys. I own a european E46 M3, when i turn a tight corner there is an intermitent creaking/grinding noise from the rear end roughly centre. I have a 2003 bmw e46 m3 with 63,000 miles on the clock. Car is a 2002 M3. The E46 might be the most popular M3 chassis to … "E46 M3 - "Clunk Noise" on Load Reversal MODEL E46 M3 with S54 engine SITUATION Customer may complain of a drivetrain rattle or knocking noise during a load change, e.g. If you sit in the back it feels like somebody is knocking the under carriage with a h Hi, I have an E36 318is Coupe and a knocking noise has recently appeared which sounds as though it's coming from the rear N/S wheel. I bought it used about a year ago. When I take of in first it clicks, when I slow down it clicks, and if I jab at the gas it will click once from the rear end going down, and again when the nose of the car goes down when I let off. Air intake has a big hole in Reply Reply Author Discussion mart77 Original Poster 250 posts 142 months ... my 330d has developed a knocking noise … Hello to everyone from Italy! Discussion in 'Faults, Fixes and Solutions' started by Ruffy1977, Aug 23, 2013. Rear springs In addition to the above suggestions, be sure to check the integrity of the rear springs. It goes away after a few minutes of driving. If you have a BMW E46 or are in the market for a used one, you might have heard of the rear subframe issue. The promblem i have is a knocking/rattling noise coming from under the car when coming to a stop and applying the clutch. It also seems to be speed dependant, speeding up as the car speeds up. This is very common and makes noise locating difficult when looking into a noise like this. Although I haven't seen postings about broken E90 springs, E46 rear springs (especially AWD/xi ones) were known to break. Service type Clunking or knocking noise from wheels Inspection Estimate $79.99 Shop/Dealer Price $89.46 - $96.56 2017 BMW M4 L6-3.0L Turbo Service type Clunking or knocking noise from wheels Inspection Estimate $84.99 M3 E46 rear knocking noise.....help ? I put the right, $$$ fluid by BMW, but the situation is just a little bit better. The noise comes from the passenger side, both front and rear but the rear is worse. Ever since I had it there has been a loud creaking clinking noise whenever the front left suspension is compressed or expanded. Then get a mechanic to do the same and get a … When I drove it around to break in the pads I hear a loud thumping/knocking sound from the rear left. Current rides 1995 E36 Suspension knocking noise Our 2000 323I had the same clunking noise at low speeds too. After further inspection I saw that the other 3 rotors are nicely breaking in, but the rear left, where the noise is coming from is still It would travel down the driveshaft and possibly even into the rear differential e46 acceleration knocking help!! I ordered new links from Bavauto.com. It only makes the noise when the ambient temp is above 70 degrees. If the noise can be “played” it’s almost sure to be your diff pinion bearings worn. Please help me diagnose this problem that I'm having on my m3. I began to hear a knocking and slight clunking noise from the driver side rear wheel well, which sounds like a bushing failure to me. It goes away after a few minutes of driving. Also a more noticeable knocking between How to Troubleshoot Rear Suspension Noise by Richard Rowe Tanaphong/iStock/Getty Images Suspensions are complicated things, and finding problems in them can be a real ordeal if you don't know what you're looking for. Up until about a month ago, I started getting a knocking noise whilst driving over sppeed humps and dodgy roads. I bought the car with the well-known rear diff noise. I've recently noticed a faint knocking noise from the rear left of the car. E46 Clicking noise from rear on right hand bends Reply Reply Author Discussion Gad-Westy Original Poster 10,961 posts 174 months Monday 24th September 2012 Seem to … If I kick the wheel then the wheel knocks causing the noise as well as movement. I think the noise has developed after putting a few hundred miles on it, but I am not for sure it wasn It seems to increase in … Turns out the sway bar links in the front and rear were worn. I have a M3 E46, 2002, 75.000 km. Any of the following: Diff mounts Rear trailing arm bushes Rear shock mounts Prop guibo or carrier bearing Could even be a loose exhaust. HI, I have a 94 318 IS Coupe. Hey, I drive a 2004 330xi and I am hearing a knocking sound on the rear passenger side after hitting bumps or turning hard to the left. I’ve change the shocks to bilstien B8 I have monoball shock mounts and H&R springs. The noise often can travel (telescope) through the drive train. I drive a E46 and love BMW's, but this X3 has been the biggest piece of sh!t since the gf bought it. This happens whenever the clutch is let out in any manner that isn't painfully slow and gentle. It only seems to happen when the rear left is loaded up, either turning hard right or accelerating a little harder than normal. The diff works perfectly, and I have a 2001 325i with 100K miles. My 2012 X5 started to make knocking noise a few months ago and its getting worse. What the hell is making the clunking noise, does the rear diff or transfer case have permanent damage? Just last night I started getting a knocking, or clicking noise from the rear end when load is transferred front to rear. 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