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      04-13-2013, 02:06 PM   #1
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squeaking interior / please help , suggestions??

hi guys

i got a 2009 m3 4dr. smg

my car had never been in accident before. bought it brand new

but for some strange reason i keep hearing these squeaking noise in the interior, like leather or panels sound. specially when the road is rough or i m accelerating hard.

anyone have this problem ? i removed all the door panel and changed out all the new tabs already.

the noise is freaking frustrating. anyone can help or any suggestions ? ( please dont say "wear a ear mug, this is a performance car". lol )

please help / thanks for your time
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      04-13-2013, 03:10 PM   #2
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Sounds like your door seals. It is a well known BMW issue... I always seem to get the creaking/squeaking door seals after waxing the car. If wax gets on the painted surface where the rubber door seal makes contact you will get the noise.

Take a micro fiber cloth and use a little Dawn dish soap to clean the painted surface. it has always worked for me. BMW will tell you to apply a lubricant to the seals and that seems to work as well though it will dry over time and you'll need to reapply the lubricant.
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You'll have to hunt them down and apply krytox to the plastic-on-plastic pieces and/or automotive felt to areas that have contact. Door seals would be my first attack point, using krytox or an equivalent:

http://www.amazon.com/Finish-Line-Ex...eywords=krytox

There is a rattle index somewhere on the site, it may pinpoint you to areas that squeak/creak.
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      04-14-2013, 10:19 AM   #4
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