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2006 BMW X3 Question: transmission noise.

 

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mzerafa, Malta, MT, January 25, 2011, 05:23
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the noise comes when you are driveing at very slow speed or when you are stopping and it is heard even on neutral.My x3 is manual.

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    January 25, 2011, 05:25
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    it sounds like the pressure plate or/and clutch

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    mzerafa, January 25, 2011, 21:47
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    it doesent seam to be the cluth caus the noise seams to come from the transfer case or more backwords

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    January 25, 2011, 06:25
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    check the flex couplings first, these are the rubber plates that connect your drive shaft in different places, they are wearout items and need replaced sooner than your clutch

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    mzerafa, January 25, 2011, 21:49
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    the flex couplings were allready checked and they seem to be ok

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    yourpixels, January 27, 2011, 17:31
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    have the tranfer drain and check for debris,

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    mzerafa, January 28, 2011, 02:01
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    Thanks we will try and let you know.

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