Question about 1999 BMW 323 Series

1 Answer

There is a knocking sound from engine(left side) when driving. It starts when you make a sharp turn.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 50 Answers

If you have a front wheel or all wheel drive vehicle I would guess it's a CV joint (front axle), not the engine.

Posted on May 30, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Knocking sound from front passenger that worsens when turning and accelerating


CV joint - wheel side needs to be replaced :) right wheel, a lot of people drive like that for a while before they fix it so don't worry, also it shouldn't be soooo expensive

Feb 11, 2014 | 2007 Toyota RAV4 Limited

1 Answer

Ing sound coming from left handside of xsaara picasso


If the knocking sounds like thudding or something dull is knocking on the car, remove the left front wheel and check the drive shaft boot. It could have been torn and parts of it is hitting the lower arm. If it comes from the engine, check the engine mounts, all 3 of them.

Jan 26, 2014 | 2001 Citroen Xsara Picasso

1 Answer

Knocking/tapping sound behind left side of engine


if the knocking is occurring while vehicle is in motion it can be a driveshaft cv joint bad..if it occurs while not moving but in gear, it could be the exhaust rattleing under the car..may also be the front end suspension bushings worn..

Feb 12, 2013 | 2001 Mazda MPV

1 Answer

2000 pontiac grand prix gtp supercharged stalling and loud knocking nois on passenger side


You may have damaged the engine. So that being said either a bad rod bearing or other issue may be something needing to pull the engine. How is the oil pressure. A rod knock is east to hear. To faster the rpms the worse the sound. Rebuild or replace.

Feb 11, 2018 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My 2003 Polo classic starts making a knocking, scraping sound near the left front whell when I drive around a sharp corner. It carries on for a while and then stop I cannot see anything stuck in the wheel....


sounds like ball joint, take it on an area where u can fully turn in a circle and listen for knocking, see if u here it when driving in a straight line, if not chances are it ur ball joint,
also jack car up on side it knocks and see if there slight play in the wheel when u woble it side to side

Aug 06, 2011 | Volkswagen Polo Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Ihave abnormal sound on ignition on starting engine


You have a rod knock. Do not drive this car until you have this looked at by a professional. Drive this car and the engine may self destruct.

May 16, 2010 | 2008 Mazda Cx 7

3 Answers

Loud knocking under drivers right foot. Cant see anything under the car everything looks good. But can feel knocking agains foot when driving. Even when stopped at light can fell some kind of knocking and...


It sounds like a broken motor mount.
It may be a "lost" motor mount screw / nut.

Symptom? It probably makes more noise/thump when you make a sharp turn to right or left.
Also when you "rev" the engine...

Hope this helps!

Sep 06, 2009 | 2005 Nissan Altima

1 Answer

My 1995 Toyota 4runner has a knock.


Sounds like a stuck or bent rocker arm.

Jul 27, 2009 | 1995 Toyota 4Runner

2 Answers

Rear suspension left side makes a knocking sound while driving


There are a few suspension parts that can cause knocking noises. Such as swar bar loose, strut mounts going bad. You should really have a shop do a complete suspension check.

Jun 22, 2009 | 2005 Pontiac Montana SV6

Not finding what you are looking for?
1999 BMW 323 Series Logo

Related Topics:

81 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top BMW Experts

Anthony Jones
Anthony Jones

Level 2 Expert

128 Answers

Chris Bowser

Level 1 Expert

18 Answers

Nyte_Ryder

Level 2 Expert

102 Answers

Are you a BMW Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...