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      03-19-2013, 09:09 PM   #1
fun2k
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Need help ticking noise from suspension?

My 1M makes some weird constant clicking/ ticking noise while turning hard right at mid to high speed.
It sounds similar to spinning those lottery/prize wheels

I had the same noise in my 135i but that was in both directions.

Im going for my next service shortly so i thought id get some expert advice here(as always! thankyou 1addicts!) before trying to explain those clueless idiots(sorry but i really realllyyy hate those guys) at bmw agmc dubai(from past experience i know what they will say.....Thats Normal)

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      04-08-2013, 06:45 PM   #2
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Most probably your differential. Quite a lot have been replaced under warranty... Keep us updated !!
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      04-08-2013, 07:19 PM   #3
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If happens at low speeds at full lock, it's probably your LSD. If you hear it coming from the front wheels while cornering hard at speed, i would suggest you retorque your front wheels to 88ft/lbs. This clicking sound from the front wheels seems to be a common problem. Retorquing the lugs seems to solve the problem. You can expect to do this every couple months or when the clicking returns (and it will).
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