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2000 BMW 328i Question: my 2000 bmw 328i runs good but i have a roaring noise what could this be?

 

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nita12, Gordonsville, VA, October 28, 2012, 18:21
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It occurs at speeds above 50mph when the brakes are applied it has a slight vibration in the steering wheel also.Should I have my brakes and rotors checked?

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    October 29, 2012, 07:03
     Journeyman

    Maybe you have a tiger in your tank! :)

    Rotors with excessive lateral run out can cause a vibration that will be felt in the steering wheel when the brakes are applied. So yes, have your brakes checked, if the rotors have enough "meat" on them they can be machined and re-used.

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