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I had my rockercover gasket changed now everytime i brake

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hi i had my rockercover gasket changed now everytime i brake ther is a rattling sound coming up..it an automatic car when i put it in park or neutral its ok but wen i put it in drive with my foot on breaks the noise comes up
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
text me cant answer phone at work now
thanks
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
Where does the rattling sound come from?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
sounds like its coming from the timing beltbut not sure
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.

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it is possible that the timing chain is rattling, it is common. also could be a belt driven component

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I would recommend having the noise traced with a mechanic's stethoscope as this will be the only way to verify the exact cause

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