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TSB List for the 2016 BMW 550

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STEERING

  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10142929

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING: Cracking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

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  • TSB #B661017

    NHTSA ID #10146770

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BUZZING NOISE HEARD COMING FROM STEERING WHEEL. While driving at highway speeds, on uneven road surfaces, a buzzing noise is heard coming from the steering wheel. The Lane Departure Warning (LDW) vibration system

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  • TSB #B661616

    NHTSA ID #10146845

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BUZZING NOISE HEARD COMING FROM STEERING WHEEL. While driving at highway speeds, on older (worn) road surfaces, a buzzing noise is heard coming from the steering wheel. The Lane Departure Warning (LDW) vibration system

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10147715

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Clicking Noise from Front Axle. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). CAUSE Movement between the contact surfaces of the wheel bearing and swivel bearing (knuckle)

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SUSPENSION:FRONT

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10138392

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10138386

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING

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SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10138386

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING

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  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10138392

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10147009

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). CAUSE Movement betwee

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #B340117

    NHTSA ID #10149238

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: VIBRATION WHILE BRAKING. Vibration while braking is noticed: ? Most commonly when coming to a stop from higher speeds ? Less prominent when brakes are cold. ? After wheel balancing, the problem still exists. ? All other diagnosis according

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  • TSB #B340516

    NHTSA ID #10146892

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CBS BRAKE PAD CALCULATION AND CORRECTION. When a vehicle comes into the workshop for any repair or maintenance job, the bundling calculator recommends a brake maintenance checkup. No brake warning light is illuminated. CBS shows 3,107 miles

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  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10147540

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Delivery Stop: Replace Rear Differential.

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  • TSB #340714

    NHTSA ID #10147612

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT Carbon Ceramic Brake Noise. INFORMATION ""M"" vehicles are designed for high-performance, spirited driving. To accommodate this type of driving profile, a braking system which exceeds the standards for handling heavy brake forces,

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #B340614

    NHTSA ID #10147871

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?SI B34 06 14December 2015 BrakesTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 34 06 14 December 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT M5 and M6 Front Axle Brake Squeak with Compound Brake System. A squeaking

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  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 34 04 14 dated December 2014. Designates changes to the bulletin. INFORMATION 1.Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses d

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 34 04 14 dated December 2014. Designates changes to the bulletin. INFORMATION 1.Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses d

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #B110113

    NHTSA ID #10149564

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 AND N63T ENGINE: ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION, ENGINE OIL TOP-UPS AND REFILL CAPACITY. Customers with one of the vehicles above may complain that the engine's oil consumption is "too high," resulting in engine oil top-ups and workshop visits

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  • TSB #B110115

    NHTSA ID #10135019

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Engine Oil Quick Reference Chart and Drain Plug Torque: The current version of ISTA/D has an error in the engine oil capacity specification for all vehicles with the N63R engine and xDrive.

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  • TSB #B110117

    NHTSA ID #10149222

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63T AND S63T ENGINE: VALVE SEAL REPLACEMENT. This SI provides a new tool and a new procedure for the N63TU valve seals replacement. Please refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. SI B11 07 11 - Turbocharger

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  • TSB #B180117

    NHTSA ID #10146534

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "? DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) CLEANING . The following performance issues may be noticed by the customer: CC-Message ""Drive faulty"" Engine jerking or a lack of power over the whole engine speed range Malfunction indicator lamp (MIL)

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  • TSB #B180310

    NHTSA ID #10146535

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "? NO REGENERATION OF THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B18 03 10 dated November 2010. . The Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. The following fault codes may be stored in the DDE: N47

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  • TSB #B111715

    NHTSA ID #10146527

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?N63, N63TU, N63R, S63 AND S63TU ENGINES: UPPER OIL PAN REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated October 2016. . INFORMATION When removing and/or installing the engine u

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  • TSB #B110117

    NHTSA ID #10146525

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?N63T AND S63T ENGINE: VALVE SEAL REPLACEMENT . This SI provides a new tool and a new procedure for the N63TU valve seals replacement. Please refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. SI B11 07 11 - Turbocharg

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  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be seen emitting from the exhaust tailpipe for approximately 10-20 seconds. No turbo charger boost faults are stored and no dri

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  • TSB #B121615

    NHTSA ID #10147665

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63T: Oxygen Sensor Internal Resistance Faults. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: ? 12B701 - Oxygen sensor heating after catalytic converter, function: Internal resi

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  • TSB #B110315

    NHTSA ID #10147652

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N20 and N26 Engine: Oil Leaks from Cylinder Head Cover. There is an engine oil leakage under the vehicle, or the vehicle smells of engine oil. The cylinder head cover gasket is leaking engine oil due to loose retaining bolt(s).

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  • TSB #122114

    NHTSA ID #10147073

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SI B12 21 14February 2015 Engine Electrical SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 21 14 dated December 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Engine Malfunction Warning Illuminated with FC 1

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT DME Internal and Valvetronic Faults Set at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The Service Engine Soon light (MIL) can be illuminated with the erroneous internal and Valvetronic faults stored in the DME. The MIL will only come on if the faul

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #B110117

    NHTSA ID #10142922

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63T AND S63T ENGINE: VALVE SEAL REPLACEMENT: This SI provides a new tool and a new procedure for the N63TU valve seals replacement.

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  • TSB #B111216

    NHTSA ID #10146569

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?SERVICE ACTION: SERVICE ACTION: N63T ENGINE CHECK AND REPLACE THE CRANKCASE VENTILATION HOSES What's New: ? Defect Code format updated ? Consequential Additional Repair(s) statement added ? Overlapping Labor Procedure statement added . The

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  • TSB #B111115

    NHTSA ID #10146568

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE THERMOSTAT What's New: ? Part number and quantity of coolant has been updated. Refer to the Warranty section for details. . The Service Engine Soon light is on with corresponding fault codes in the DME for the e

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146573

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Procedure change: indentifying injector type using an ISTA test plan. . The current version of the ETK incorporates multiple part number errors

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The plastic oil filter housing may fail and lead to an internal and/or external engine oil or coolant leak.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM

  • TSB #B111115

    NHTSA ID #10147447

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Service Action: Replace the Thermostat. The Service Engine Soon light is on with corresponding fault codes in the DME for the engine thermostat.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B180310

    NHTSA ID #10146535

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "? NO REGENERATION OF THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B18 03 10 dated November 2010. . The Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. The following fault codes may be stored in the DDE: N47

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  • TSB #B180117

    NHTSA ID #10146534

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "? DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) CLEANING . The following performance issues may be noticed by the customer: CC-Message ""Drive faulty"" Engine jerking or a lack of power over the whole engine speed range Malfunction indicator lamp (MIL)

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be seen emitting from the exhaust tailpipe for approximately 10-20 seconds. No turbo charger boost faults are stored and no dri

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR

  • TSB #B121615

    NHTSA ID #10147665

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63T: Oxygen Sensor Internal Resistance Faults. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: ? 12B701 - Oxygen sensor heating after catalytic converter, function: Internal resi

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B662317

    NHTSA ID #10135050

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE: When the remote is located in the range of the Smart Opener operation may be the contactless tailgate (Smart Opener) opens / close unintentionally from objects in the vicinity of the rea

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146632

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Identifying the injector type using the ISTA test plan ? Determining the injector part number using the new the parts table. The current versio

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  • TSB #B122114

    NHTSA ID #10147189

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Engine Malfunction Warning Illuminated with FC 193208: Fuel Level Plausibility Stored in DME. The customer states that the engine malfunction warning lamp is illuminated, and while filling the fuel tank, the fuel gauge did not show the prop

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

  • TSB #B130215

    NHTSA ID #10147192

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?SI B13 02 15July 2015 Fuel SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 02 15 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Service Action: N63 Replace High-Pressure Fuel Pumps. The high-press

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

  • TSB #B122114

    NHTSA ID #10147189

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Engine Malfunction Warning Illuminated with FC 193208: Fuel Level Plausibility Stored in DME. The customer states that the engine malfunction warning lamp is illuminated, and while filling the fuel tank, the fuel gauge did not show the prop

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #B110916

    NHTSA ID #10135021

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear: Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. When verified, the engine oil residue can be seen leaking from between the engine and the transmission

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  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10135032

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TICKING NOISE FROM THE FRONT AXLE WHEN CORNERING: The customer may complain of a metallic ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space.

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  • TSB #B330115

    NHTSA ID #10147198

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Cracking in Rear Differential Mount Bushing. During inspection, the rear differential mount in the rear axle support shows signs of cracking.

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10147084

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #120115

    NHTSA ID #10147594

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT N20 and N26 Differential Pressure Sensor Fault 195002 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on with the following differential pressure sensor fault stored: z 195002 - Differential pressure sensor, tank vent valve, e

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POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

  • TSB #B123715

    NHTSA ID #10147762

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 - Drivetrain Malfunction Warning with Quantity Control Valve Faults. The Drivetrain Malfunction message is displayed and any of the following faults for the quantity control valves are stored in the DME. 11C302 - Fuel- supply control va

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  • TSB #B270415

    NHTSA ID #10147241

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Shudder from the Driveline on Vehicles with xDrive. There is a shudder or vibration from the driveline when taking off from a stop, or when accelerating at highway speeds. CAUSE Possible multiple root causes related to the engine, wheels &

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10142929

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING: Cracking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10146821

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). CAUSE Movement betwee

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #B012318

    NHTSA ID #10149560

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puert

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  • TSB #B012218

    NHTSA ID #10149559

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT.

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  • TSB #B012918

    NHTSA ID #10149561

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included.

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #B660518

    NHTSA ID #10138405

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: COMFORT ACCESS SPORADICALLY INACTIVE VIA DOOR HANDLE: Sporadically, CA (Comfort Access) locking or unlocking of the vehicle does not work via the door handles.

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10136745

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information

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  • TSB #B840316

    NHTSA ID #10146659

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: GSM COMBOX DEACTIVATION / DISCONTINUATION WITH 4 YEAR ASSIST SERVICE. What's New: ? Model: Option code removed to prevent confusion about affected vehicles ? Situation: Information added about Bluetooth functionality that is

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  • TSB #B840816

    NHTSA ID #10146660

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The underlying 2G technology for the GSM (Global System Mobile communication) COMBOX will no longer be supported by the cellular network providers after December 31, 2016. This COMBOX and the BMW Assist services that use its functionality w

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  • TSB #B613014

    NHTSA ID #10146652

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure What's new: ? "Models" updated: Model Year 2017 vehicles added ? "Models" updated: Model Year G12 (7 Series) excluded from program ? "Procedure" updated: N63R engine added to 20

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  • TSB #B630916

    NHTSA ID #10146600

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?TAILLIGHT FLICKER WHEN TURN SIGNAL AND BRAKE LIGHT ACTIVE . Taillight flickers when turn signal and brake light are active; see video in this link: tinyurl.com/zmr65st When the following preconditions occur simultaneously: Engine on (idle)

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  • TSB #B650616

    NHTSA ID #10146603

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?NBT HEAD UNIT ABORTS IMPORT OF CD Whats New: ? G12 (7 Series) removed ? I01 (i3) removed ? Warranty Section updated for removal of G12 and I01 . While importing a CD to the internal music collection of an NBT head unit the process aborts.

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  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B070314

    NHTSA ID #10146779

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015.. Fault codes stored in vehicles being serviced are not being diagnosed, leading to repeat repair

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  • TSB #B661816

    NHTSA ID #10147039

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INFORMATION ON THE OPERATION OF THE SMART OPENER. INFORMATION ON THE OPERATION OF THE SMART OPENER MODEL F07 (5 Series Gran Turismo) F10 (5 Series) F12 (6 Series Convertible) F13 (6 Series Coupe) F15 (X5) F16 (X6) F22 (2 Series Coupe) F23 (

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  • TSB #B160915

    NHTSA ID #10147868

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SI B16 09 15 Fuel Supply Systems. December 2015 Technical Service. This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 26 01 15 dated November 2015. The wrong temperature sensor for the Natural Vacuum Leak Detection (NVLD) may have been install

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  • TSB #B613014

    NHTSA ID #10147882

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?SI B61 30 14December 2015 General Electrical SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated July 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacem

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  • TSB #B620715

    NHTSA ID #10147830

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Instrument Cluster display is partially blank. INFORMATION Covered under the terms of the BMW New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks or the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program. If you are using a Main labor code for a

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  • TSB #B610314

    NHTSA ID #10147143

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #122114

    NHTSA ID #10147073

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SI B12 21 14February 2015 Engine Electrical SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 21 14 dated December 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Engine Malfunction Warning Illuminated with FC 1

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10147084

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT DME Internal and Valvetronic Faults Set at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The Service Engine Soon light (MIL) can be illuminated with the erroneous internal and Valvetronic faults stored in the DME. The MIL will only come on if the faul

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #B613014

    NHTSA ID #10136352

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure: This bulletin outlines a customer satisfaction measure that has been designed exclusively for the BMW vehicles listed above.

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  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: USB CABLE: BATTERY DISCHARGE/AUDIO FAILURE/RADIO RECEPTION. No sound from the radio, telephone, gong signal and or PDC. Poor radio reception and failure of the telematics systems. Possible Check Control system message: o Battery discharge w

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  • TSB #B613014

    NHTSA ID #10147722

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure. INFORMATION This bulletin outlines a customer satisfaction measure that has been designed exclusively for the BMW vehicles listed above. It involves the replacement of the 12-vo

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10138402

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OUTSIDE TEMPERATURE DISPLAY IMPLAUSIBLE: In the Instrument Cluster (Kombi) display you may observe an implausible outside temperature reading.

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  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10147884

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Instrument Cluster Outside Temperature Display Implausible. INFORMATION This service information bulletin provides technical, diagnostic and/or repair-related information. Eligible and Covered Work/Repairs To submit a claim for the repair o

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  • TSB #B620715

    NHTSA ID #10147779

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Instrument Cluster display is partially blank. The Instrument Cluster (Kombi) lower display may be intermittently blank. The Board Computer, Ambient Temperature and Check Control Messages will not display. Instrument Cluster software error.

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B661316

    NHTSA ID #10147037

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Erroneous Blind Spot Warnings. Orange triangle warning indicator, on exterior mirror, sporadically appears when there is no vehicle in warning zone. Control unit software error.

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  • TSB #B122114

    NHTSA ID #10147189

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Engine Malfunction Warning Illuminated with FC 193208: Fuel Level Plausibility Stored in DME. The customer states that the engine malfunction warning lamp is illuminated, and while filling the fuel tank, the fuel gauge did not show the prop

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #B630916

    NHTSA ID #10146600

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?TAILLIGHT FLICKER WHEN TURN SIGNAL AND BRAKE LIGHT ACTIVE . Taillight flickers when turn signal and brake light are active; see video in this link: tinyurl.com/zmr65st When the following preconditions occur simultaneously: Engine on (idle)

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LIGHTING (PWS)

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES HAVE VISIBLE INTERNAL MOISTURE/CONDENSATION: Water on the inside (A) or misting (B) of both headlight lenses that is visible from outside.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES HAVE VISIBLE INTERNAL MOISTURE/CONDENSATION: Water on the inside (A) or misting (B) of both headlight lenses that is visible from outside.

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  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10146962

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "HEADLIGHT ASSEMBLIES HAVE VISIBLE INTERNAL MOISTURE/CONDENSATION. Water on the inside (A) or misting (B) of both headlight lenses that is visible from outside. Water inside the headlights can be caused by two situations: Water/moisture ing

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VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

  • TSB #B512116

    NHTSA ID #10147019

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WIND NOISE FROM KIDNEY GRILL. Wind noises/whistling noises from the front end of the vehicle or from the area of the front windshield. CAUSE Air passing through the gap between the front kidney grill and the body on LCI vehicles only. Insta

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #B650414

    NHTSA ID #10146769

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT: ACSM FC 930A60 OR 930A1C SEAT OCCUPANCY DETECTION. According to the customer, the airbag warning light was on, but it may not be on when the vehicle arrives in the workshop. 1. ACSM fault code ""930A60 - Seat occupanc

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  • TSB #650414

    NHTSA ID #10147091

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Airbag Warning Light: ACSM FC 930A60 or 930A1C Seat Occupancy Detection. According to the customer, the airbag warning light was on, but it may not be on when the vehicle arrives in the workshop. 1. ACSM fault code ""930A60 - Seat occupanc

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #B512416

    NHTSA ID #10146826

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WATER LEAKING INTO REAR COMPARTMENT. Water is found in rear compartment. CAUSE Seal around fuel filler tube (located by red lines) is not effective. Replace cover pot (bowl).

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  • TSB #B512116

    NHTSA ID #10147019

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WIND NOISE FROM KIDNEY GRILL. Wind noises/whistling noises from the front end of the vehicle or from the area of the front windshield. CAUSE Air passing through the gap between the front kidney grill and the body on LCI vehicles only. Insta

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  • TSB #B330115

    NHTSA ID #10147198

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Cracking in Rear Differential Mount Bushing. During inspection, the rear differential mount in the rear axle support shows signs of cracking.

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #B514316

    NHTSA ID #10149245

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?EDGE CORROSION ON THE EXTERIOR FRONT AND REAR DOOR UNDER THE PAINT FINISH. Corrosion of the front door and rear edges is appearing in paint surface near window trim. Material contamination.

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  • TSB #B512017

    NHTSA ID #10149242

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "WINDOW FRAME TRIM OF FRONT DOOR IS DISPLACED. ? Noise detected upon closing door ? Damage to one or both window frame trims (front and rear door). CAUSE Front window frame trim is offset toward ""B"" pillar (as shown). Replace one or bot

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  • TSB #B510215

    NHTSA ID #10147675

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "PERFORM THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS SERVICE INFORMATION ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES BEFORE CUSTOMER DELIVERY OR THE NEXT TIME THEY ARE IN THE SHOP FOR MAINTENANCE OR REPAIRS. SUBJECT Service Action: Lubricate Rear Door Seam Seals. Under ce

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT

  • TSB #B512017

    NHTSA ID #10149242

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "WINDOW FRAME TRIM OF FRONT DOOR IS DISPLACED. ? Noise detected upon closing door ? Damage to one or both window frame trims (front and rear door). CAUSE Front window frame trim is offset toward ""B"" pillar (as shown). Replace one or bot

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10142933

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS. Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Trunk/tailgate may open while the vehicle is in motion. Usually after stopping, such as a traffic light etc. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS. Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Trunk/tailgate may open while the vehicle is in motion. Usually after stopping, such as a traffic light etc. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked.

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

  • TSB #120915

    NHTSA ID #10147599

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT N55: Slight Surging at Constant Speeds when Accelerating Very Lightly. The vehicle shudders or surges slightly while driving at constant speeds and applying the accelerator very lightly. This symptom is most easily reproduced under

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

  • TSB #120915

    NHTSA ID #10147599

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "SUBJECT N55: Slight Surging at Constant Speeds when Accelerating Very Lightly. The vehicle shudders or surges slightly while driving at constant speeds and applying the accelerator very lightly. This symptom is most easily reproduced under

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WHEELS

  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10138386

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING

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  • TSB #B270415

    NHTSA ID #10147241

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Shudder from the Driveline on Vehicles with xDrive. There is a shudder or vibration from the driveline when taking off from a stop, or when accelerating at highway speeds. CAUSE Possible multiple root causes related to the engine, wheels &

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  • TSB #340914

    NHTSA ID #10147079

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SUBJECT Wheel Speed Sensor Faults Cannot Be Cleared. The Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) warning light comes on while driving. The following DSC fault codes for the wheel speed sensors are stored: ? 480712 and/or ? 480715 and/or ? 480718 an

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SEATS

  • TSB #B520318

    NHTSA ID #10145298

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: MEMORY SEAT ADJUSTMENT IS LIMITED: After programming the vehicle with ISTA 4.10.2x, the adjustment range of the memory seat may restricted.

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  • TSB #B520417

    NHTSA ID #10146680

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BACKREST NOISES WHEN UNDER LOAD. Pop noise coming from seat backrest when pressure exerted toward rear or while pulling away from a stop. Friction between top right rivet holding lordosis (back Lumbar support) valve block and backrest cushi

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  • TSB #B520412

    NHTSA ID #10147878

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Front Seat Base Makes Noise. A noise may be heard from the left or right front seat base when driving on rough roads. CAUSE The riveting of the seat control bracket to the metal seat base is too loose.

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LANE DEPARTURE

  • TSB #B661316

    NHTSA ID #10147037

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Erroneous Blind Spot Warnings. Orange triangle warning indicator, on exterior mirror, sporadically appears when there is no vehicle in warning zone. Control unit software error.

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LANE DEPARTURE: SENSING SYSTEM: OTHER

  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #B660814

    NHTSA ID #10142943

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture.

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10147009

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). CAUSE Movement betwee

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B012218

    NHTSA ID #10149559

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT.

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  • TSB #B012918

    NHTSA ID #10149561

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included.

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  • TSB #B012318

    NHTSA ID #10149560

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puert

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10145320

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative.

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10146719

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B84 02 14 dated July 2014 What's New: Model - Removed models which no longer support BMW Assist functionality and added new models. Proce

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  • TSB #B621616

    NHTSA ID #10149260

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WARRANTY INFORMATION Covered under the terms of the BMW New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks or the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program. If you are using a Main labor code for another repair, use the Plus code labor

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  • TSB #B840311

    NHTSA ID #10146658

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?Telematics Device Spares Replacement Part Activation via DCSnet for BMW Assist What's New: ? Model: All models added along with 6AC option code ? Situation: All information added ? Information: Deleted CDMA related information and added a

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  • TSB #B650717

    NHTSA ID #10146657

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "LIST OF AVAILABLE FM RADIO STATIONS TEMPORARILY NOT AVAILABLE. INFORMATION As of 11/2015, all Entry-NAV/Media head units supplied in new vehicles were upgraded for improved noise characteristics and quality. As a part of this upgrade, the

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  • TSB #B111715

    NHTSA ID #10146527

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "?N63, N63TU, N63R, S63 AND S63TU ENGINES: UPPER OIL PAN REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated October 2016. . INFORMATION When removing and/or installing the engine u

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10146794

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SI B65 09 15 November 2016 Audio, Navigation, Monitors, Alarms,SRS Technical Service NBT Head Unit High (HU-H) Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The Head Unit-High (HU-H) resets intermittently or permanently. 1. The display is inoperati

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  • TSB #B710316

    NHTSA ID #10146971

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: B-PILLAR COMPLIANCE LABEL: CHASSIS NUMBER VERIFICATION. Vehicles may contain one or more incorrect labels. Incorrect labels attached during production.

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  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: USB CABLE: BATTERY DISCHARGE/AUDIO FAILURE/RADIO RECEPTION. No sound from the radio, telephone, gong signal and or PDC. Poor radio reception and failure of the telematics systems. Possible Check Control system message: o Battery discharge w

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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  • TSB #B310112

    NHTSA ID #10147009

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). CAUSE Movement betwee

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: The plastic oil filter housing may fail and lead to an internal and/or external engine oil or coolant leak.

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  • TSB #B651015

    NHTSA ID #10147211

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAV Road Map Installation Using USB Stick. INFORMATION The Navigation road map can be installed onto the head unit in the vehicle using a USB stick connected to the USB connector in the center console in the vehicle. ? 32GB USB stick is nec

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #B840514

    NHTSA ID #10147690

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: One or both of the situations listed below may be encountered: ? Android device connection stability (dropped calls) ? Third-Party App Metadata: The album art and song title do not update when streaming audio from Pandora or Spotify, etc. N

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 05 09 dated July 2009. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC Headunit: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Car Information Computer (CIC) began replacing the Car Co

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 12 dated September 2012. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit High: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replac

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B662317

    NHTSA ID #10135995

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE: When the remote is located in the range of the Smart Opener operation may be the contactless tailgate (Smart Opener) opens / close unintentionally from objects in the vicinity of the rea

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10142945

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Bluetooth Connection Failures: There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: Apple iPhones: Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge.

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10136738

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NBT Head Unit High (HU-H) Resets Intermittently or Permanently

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  • TSB #B621616

    NHTSA ID #10149260

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WARRANTY INFORMATION Covered under the terms of the BMW New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks or the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program. If you are using a Main labor code for another repair, use the Plus code labor

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. The ConnectedDrive Services are non-functional after a hardware exchange of the telematics control unit. This is not indicated by CC-message. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.

  • TSB #B841117

    NHTSA ID #10135054

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW APPS RANDOMLY STARTS PLAYING ON ITS OWN: While listening to FM, or AM, or Satellite Radio (SDARs), the audio source randomly switches to BMW Apps (Pandora, Spotify, Audible etc.) with no input from driver or passenger.

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10145306

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10143564

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for instance:

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  • TSB #B651312

    NHTSA ID #10136361

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEADUNIT NAVIGATION MAPS (HU-H HU-H2 HU-B): The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replacing the Car Information Computer (CIC) on certain MY2013 vehicles with option 609 (7/2012+).

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  • TSB #B652416

    NHTSA ID #10146903

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "NBT NAVIGATION DOES NOT ROUTE ON TOLL ROADS. NBT Navigation does not provide routes that include certain toll roads. CAUSE Roads that have toll lanes ""without a cash option"" where not utilized for routing in NBT map data versions: NEXT 2

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  • TSB #B651015

    NHTSA ID #10147211

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: NAV Road Map Installation Using USB Stick. INFORMATION The Navigation road map can be installed onto the head unit in the vehicle using a USB stick connected to the USB connector in the center console in the vehicle. ? 32GB USB stick is nec

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #652413

    NHTSA ID #10147626

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 24 13 dated January 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit-High: INITIAL Enabling Code Is Not Accepted Via I-Drive. INFORMATION Do not replace parts and do not program

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 05 09 dated July 2009. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC Headunit: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Car Information Computer (CIC) began replacing the Car Co

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  • TSB #651009

    NHTSA ID #10147624

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 10 09 dated March 2013. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC head unit: Vehicle Position Is Missing or Incorrect on Navigation Map. The vehicle position is missing or incorrect

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 12 dated September 2012. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit High: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Headunit High (HU-H), also called NBT, began replac

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147202

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2015
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there is an incorrect label regarding the appro

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #B012318

    NHTSA ID #10149560

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puert

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  • TSB #B012918

    NHTSA ID #10149561

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included.

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  • TSB #B012218

    NHTSA ID #10149559

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT.

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT: BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional.

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  • TSB #B110118

    NHTSA ID #10135020

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N63T CCM LOW OIL LEVEL NOT DISPLAYED: Drivetrain Malfunction Warning is illuminated, and DME fault code 1C4002 (Engine oil level: too low) is stored. Customer complains that Check Control Message (Low Oil level) has never been displayed.

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #B621616

    NHTSA ID #10149260

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2017
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: WARRANTY INFORMATION Covered under the terms of the BMW New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks or the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program. If you are using a Main labor code for another repair, use the Plus code labor

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  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's.

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  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2016
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. The ConnectedDrive Services are non-functional after a hardware exchange of the telematics control unit. This is not indicated by CC-message. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

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