2002 BMW 325Ci Q&A
2002 BMW 325Ci Question: Whistling in the Brakes
When the car starts, there is no noise but after a few seconds of driving the whistling begins. Stops when we brake and as soon as the brake is released, it starts again. When we stop and turn off the car, there is a slow release and whistling sound for a few seconds. What am I fixing now? Just went through all of the air conditioning and over heating problems for a cool $7,000 in repairs. - cherbot3000
the "whistling" noise is coming from a broken Crankcase Vent Valve located under the intake manifold. As you hit the gas and the engine breathes in air it leaks in through the broken vent valve and causes the whistling. It is a common problem and shouldnt cost too much to get fixed. - importperformancenc
Could it be the brake booster with a leak?
i get a high pitch whisle