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      08-28-2008, 05:14 PM   #1
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sounds like water on a stove...

hi there, as per title...ive heard a water hissing sound coming from the engine bay after i turn off the ignition (especially after ive put my foot down).

(i guess it could be the sound of metal cooling - but it seems more like hissing and only for a few seconds.....but i havent seen any evidence of water yet)

is this normal? anyone else had this?
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      08-28-2008, 05:23 PM   #2
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Absolutely normal, a search will help
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      08-28-2008, 05:28 PM   #3
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thanks sticky..
...i prob did post a bit quick out of concern ...also wasnt really sure what to search for!lol

out of interest where does the sound come from?
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      08-28-2008, 05:36 PM   #4
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thanks sticky..
...i prob did post a bit quick out of concern ...also wasnt really sure what to search for!lol

out of interest where does the sound come from?
It is just an aluminum pan that is dripped onto instead of the ground.

http://www.m3post.com/forums/showthr...light=dripping
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      08-29-2008, 01:14 PM   #5
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Normal, all new cars have it.
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      08-29-2008, 01:48 PM   #6
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Normal.... the engine is making you eggs over easy, didnt you know that?
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Normal.... the engine is making you eggs over easy, didnt you know that?

I think it is a spinach, mushroom omlette
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      08-29-2008, 03:48 PM   #8
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I think it is a spinach, mushroom omlette
I thought it was baby back ribs (bbq sizzle)!
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I thought it was baby back ribs (bbq sizzle)!
that too. Omlette for breakfast, and ribs for dinner. what's for lunch?
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