BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      04-02-2008, 08:29 AM   #1
ChrisK
Major General
ChrisK's Avatar
United_States
300
Rep
5,359
Posts

Drives: '18 M2 Comp (On a List)
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: IL

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2015 BMW X1  [0.00]
2017 BMW M2  [0.00]
2015 Porsche Macan S  [0.00]
Strange Repeating Sound?

I noticed a weird sound from the car today. It almost sounded like a surging or mild buzzing sound and it would repeat at a constant interval. It sounded like it was coming from the engine.

I wonder if it was the water pump. I hadn't been driving the car hard.
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2008, 08:59 AM   #2
larryn
Lieutenant General
United_States
1768
Rep
10,165
Posts

Drives: '97 332ti, '16 F82 M4
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Seattle

iTrader: (2)

When you park it? If I open the door (or trunk), I hear a mild buzzing noise, with the car off. I think it's the electric fuel pump prepping/priming the car.
Appreciate 0
      04-02-2008, 09:30 AM   #3
ChrisK
Major General
ChrisK's Avatar
United_States
300
Rep
5,359
Posts

Drives: '18 M2 Comp (On a List)
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: IL

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2015 BMW X1  [0.00]
2017 BMW M2  [0.00]
2015 Porsche Macan S  [0.00]
That sound I know. This is happening when the engine is running.
Appreciate 0
      04-15-2008, 08:20 PM   #4
FreeBMW.net
Second Lieutenant
23
Rep
283
Posts

Drives: 2008 BMW 135i
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Michigan, USA

iTrader: (1)

mine too....I was told by the dealer it was the hi pressure fuel pump
Appreciate 0
      04-16-2008, 02:52 PM   #5
ChrisK
Major General
ChrisK's Avatar
United_States
300
Rep
5,359
Posts

Drives: '18 M2 Comp (On a List)
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: IL

iTrader: (6)

Garage List
2015 BMW X1  [0.00]
2017 BMW M2  [0.00]
2015 Porsche Macan S  [0.00]
Good info. Thanks!
Appreciate 0
      04-22-2008, 08:38 PM   #6
Robert
Major General
229
Rep
6,937
Posts

Drives: 135i, current is350
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Socal

iTrader: (1)

I have it too during idling.
__________________
- There's nothing in my pocket other than knives and lint
Appreciate 0
Post 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


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:24 PM.




1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, 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