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Growling noise coming from the bottom (front side)

Hi guys

All of a sudden loud growling noise started coming from the bottom (front side). Exhaust pipe seems fine. I recorded this video on cold start (you can hear cold air intake working)

Do you have ideas what this growling noise can be? And is is safe to drive to a shop?

E39 540i 2001, manual

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