View Single Post
      08-21-2012, 02:42 PM   #19
Sales@Gintani.com
BimmerPost Supporting Vendor
United_States
14
Rep
242
Posts


 
Drives: Melbourne Red E92 M3
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Van Nuys, California

iTrader: (0)

Quote:
Originally Posted by erm324 View Post
Most definitely sounds like a bottom end noise but it is not directly correlated with the crank as you would suspect with a rod bearing failure. Even though the oil sample results were flawless, I still do think it has to do with the motor. I cannot wait to get the call from the dealer with an update because I've been dumbfounded the past two months.
Good luck, hope everything works out. We have also seen where parts of the thrust bearing gets clipped. Hope this helps, just want to sharing our experiences and knowledge of this engine with the community. If there is anyway we could help, let us know. We would be more than happy.