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Old 05-06-2014, 02:18 PM   #1
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Join Date: May 2014
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E90 idle/low rpm rattle recording

reposting this with a recording so you guys can hear the sound and possibly give me a diagnostic, here is the link of the recording
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Old 05-06-2014, 03:11 PM   #2
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sounds like a heat shield. Its either lose or rusted.
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Old 05-07-2014, 08:25 AM   #3
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Yea, heat shield or loose exhaust pipes.

2002 E46 325ci // 5spd // ISC N1 Coilovers
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Old 05-07-2014, 09:09 PM   #4
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exhaust braket just off the tranny
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330i, black, e90, noise, rattle

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