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2000 BMW 528i Question: Drive train u-joints Drive shaft

 

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drogers, Charlotte, NC, April 15, 2009, 09:55
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Making loud thumping noises under the center of the car Spyder thks for ur answer link is for 3 series does this still apply to my 528i?

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    April 15, 2009, 14:44
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    Your flex disc or "guibo" joint is probably failing. Could be time to change the center bearing as well. good write up here http://www.pelicanparts.com/bmw/techarticles/E36-Guibo/E36-Guibo.htm

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    drogers, April 16, 2009, 05:29
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    Spyder Thanks alot for your answer to my question, however the answer link you sent me is for a 3 series BMW does this answer still apply to my 528i???

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