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my father is looking at buying a 2003 166. the car has 202 000 kms on the clock but has been very well maintained.

The car has one issue that we are not sure about which is either the drivetrain or the wheels. at a certain speed the car develops quite a violent drone or vibration that can be felt through the whole car, the owner says it is as a result of 2 of the rims being unbalance but we are afraid that it might be the drivetrain instead..

I would appreciate it if anyone could give me any feedback on whether the drivetrain on a 166 is known for things like this or if it is actually the rims.

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welcome, great choice, could be wheel balancing, but sounds more likely to be a bearing issue,
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thanks for the advice, so you doubt that its the drive train?
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