Burning smell and hot from rear driver side wheel
2009 BMW 3 Series 330 diesel m sport

1 points

Problem added: Nov 22, 2020 (8 months ago)
Noise coming from rear when driving worse when above 40 miles an hour. Recent 30 min drive wheel hot air and burning smell
Diff was replaced 12 months ago due to noise from rear passenger side

Car details
Car: BMW 3 Series
Variant: 330 diesel m sport
Model Year: 2009
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20,108 points

Nov 22, 2020 (8 months ago)
Could be sticking rear brake and possibly rear wheel bearing gone also .
2,304 points

Nov 23, 2020 (8 months ago)
Also thinking brake sticking could be your issue
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