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I have a 2006 BMW 550i. This morning my Engine Service light came on. While I was backing out of the drive way I noticed I had a lot front end vibration in the engine area which never happens. As I started to press the accelerator to drive forward the front end of the car started to vibrate vigorously as if I were driving over little bumps in the road. This happened around 1and half and 2 thousand RPM's. When the car comes to a stand still it continues to vibrate like I'm in a muscle car. what could this be?

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Sounds like its missing on one cylinder. Could be a failed plug or a blocked injector, or something more serious.

Call your dealer, who will likely suggest that you bring or more likely tow the car to them.

The dealer can scan the ECU for a fault code which will point to an accurate diagnosis.

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