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I get a thumping , almost like I have a flat tire when i accelerate going up hill.

(2002 BMW 325xi)
in Hoopa, CA on February 28, 2010
when I accelerate in drive going up hill. I get a thumping sound, like a flat tire would goes away if i let up on the gas. it happens when im doing around 55 to 60. what could it possibly be
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on March 01, 2010
Check the drive shaft
on September 15, 2010
Check the passenger side CV Joint or axle, they can be replaced for under $100.00
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