TSB List for the 2017 BMW 640

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2017 640 are official communications between BMW & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
  • DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE
  • LIGHTING (PWS)
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
  • VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
  • WHEELS
  • SEATS
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE
  • STEERING

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142929

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B661616

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146845

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B320716

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147011

      NO HEATING IN ALCANTARA STEERING WHEEL. The Alcantara steering wheel, which is used in Competition Edition, does not contain heating elements. Read More »

    • TSB #B320616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151312

      Troubleshooting intermittent Steering Assistance with Electric Power Steering (EPS). Intermittent steering assistance failure CAUSE The power supply of the EPS control unit. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138392

      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. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138392

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      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). Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #B340117

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149238

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B340516

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146892

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B330416

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147540

      Delivery Stop: Replace Rear Differential. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #B341019

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169460

      HELPFUL INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMER DISCUSSIONS REGARDING MOTORSPORT VEHICLE BRAKES: INFORMATION Inform the customer during a consultation that the M Compound (standard equipment) and M Carbon Ceramic (optional) brakes are high-performance ... Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163026

      N63 ENGINE: OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURES. While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110919

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163029

      N55 ENGINE: FC 28A0 OR 101F01 THROTTLE VALVE OPENING ANGLE. The engine malfunction warning is illuminated and one of the following fault codes are stored in the DME shortly after programming the vehicle or with a customer complaint. Read More »

    • TSB #B121919

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161555

      Service Information May 2019 Engine Electrical Systems B12 19 19 Technical Service. On the affected vehicles a DME software error prevents the Check Control Message (CCM) "Low Engine Oil Level" to be displayed in instrument cluster ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160286

      On the affected vehicles the CBS engine oil service interval has been reduced to 1 year/10000 miles to make these vehicles consistent with all other N63x engine equipped vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #B012418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160243

      On the affected vehicles the CBS engine oil service interval has been reduced to 1 year/10000 miles to make these vehicles consistent with all other N63x engine equipped vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160348

      VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B61 04 19 dated March 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #B110113

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149564

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B111117

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149961

      ?ENGINE LEAK DIAGNOSIS ON TURBOCHARGED V8 ENGINES. When diagnosing an engine oil leak or a coolant leak on turbocharged V8 engines it is necessary to use a borescope to identify if the source of the leak is from under the turbochargers. Read More »

    • TSB #B110115

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135019

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B110117

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149222

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146527

      "?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. . Read More »

    • TSB #B110117

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146525

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B511615

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147017

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B120516

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151355

      "N55 - ENGINE MALFUNCTION WARNING DUE TO VAPOR FORMING IN THE FUEL SYSTEM This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 05 16 dated April 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151303

      "N63, N63TU and N63R Engines: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Repair Instructions This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated August 2015.. Read More »

    • TSB #B120516

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151250

      "N55 - Engine Malfunction Warning Due to Vapor Forming in the Fuel System. The Engine Drivetrain Malfunction"" Check Control warning is displayed and the Service Engine Soon (MIL) Lamp may also be on. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #B111216

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146569

      ?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 . Read More »

    • TSB #B130315

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146573

      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. . Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:COOLING SYSTEM:HOSE

    • TSB #B111216

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163994

      The crankcase ventilation hoses may become brittle and break when they come in contact with hot engine components. One or more of the crankcase ventilation hoses are not FPM (fluoroelastomer) rubber material. Read More »

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

    • TSB #B122319

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163995

      DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL. In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control ... Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #B160419

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163033

      NEW REPLACEMENT FUEL TANK INTERNAL FUEL LINE CONNECTION. INFORMATION WARRANTY INFORMATION Not applicable. This Service Information bulletin provides technical and repair procedure-related information. Read More »

    • TSB #B662317

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135050

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B130315

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146632

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B120516

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151355

      "N55 - ENGINE MALFUNCTION WARNING DUE TO VAPOR FORMING IN THE FUEL SYSTEM This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 05 16 dated April 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B620716

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151324

      Unintentional Active ECO-PRO Bonus Miles Reset. Fluctations of fuel level (causing resistance changes in the level sensor) while vehicle is stationary, are interpreted as refueling. This causes active ECO PRO mode bonus range to reset. Read More »

    • TSB #B130315

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151079

      SI B13 03 15 February 2016 Fuel Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 03 15 dated March 2015 and replaces SI B13 04 13 dated March 2014. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135032

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B110916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151302

      N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear of the Engine and Transmission Bell Housing. Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING

    • TSB #B110916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151302

      N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear of the Engine and Transmission Bell Housing. Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142929

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146821

      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). Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #B121919

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161555

      Service Information May 2019 Engine Electrical Systems B12 19 19 Technical Service. On the affected vehicles a DME software error prevents the Check Control Message (CCM) "Low Engine Oil Level" to be displayed in instrument cluster ... Read More »

    • TSB #B621118

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153643

      BLACK SPOT IN THE CENTRAL INFORMATION. This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B62 11 18 dated January 2019. Whats New: ‚?Ę Warranty section - Programming information added. Read More »

    • TSB #B613017

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149540

      RAIN/LIGHT SENSOR (RLS): OIL LEAKAGE FROM GEL PAD. ??Oil leaking from the Rain/Light Sensor (RLS). Note: This oil serves as a separation medium between the RLS mounting gel pad and the windscreen. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150056

      ?CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150057

      ?BMW ONLINE NON-FUNCTIONAL: CHECK ICC-ID IN ACCOUNT. BMW Online/BMW ConnectedDrive not functional. Vehicle and service cockpit have different ICC-ID's (Integrated Circuit Card Identifier). Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143569

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

    • TSB #B840818

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143570

      HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when: Read More »

    • TSB #B660518

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138405

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

    • TSB #B621917

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136734

      INSTRUMENT CLUSTER REMAINS DARK AFTER STARTING THE VEHICLE: Upon starting the vehicle (terminal 15 switched on), the instrument cluster does not function (stays dark, no needle response, no bus communication). Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136745

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information Read More »

    • TSB #B840316

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146659

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840816

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146660

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B620317

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146598

      "?SERVICE ACTION: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY IN KM/H . When the instrument cluster's digital speedometer has been set to display metric speed and distance values, there is no display of the miles per hour. Read More »

    • TSB #B650616

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146603

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B661816

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147039

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B630416

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151328

      LED Headlight CCM/Output Decrease. Any of the following may be evident: CCM about front headlights Headlight output decreases during operation 8059AFFan 1: Line disconnection / 8059AE Fan 1: Short circuit / Headlight fan ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840715

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151274

      SOS Malfunction Is Displayed In Kombi Sporadically. After engine start-up, a CCM (Check Control Message) for SOS malfunction is displayed in the Kombi and in the CID (Central Information Display). Read More »

    • TSB #B650616

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151196

      NBT Head Unit Aborts Import of CD. While importing a CD to the internal music collection of an NBT head unit the process aborts. You will see 'import error' on the radio display when this occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #B650716

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151197

      NBT and Entry Head Unit Software Update for Improved Satellite Radio Reception. Poor Satellite Radio reception CAUSE After this software update there is a slight improvement in Satellite Radio reception for these vehicles when receiving ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151200

      "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing. If an NBT-EVO head unit is swapped into a different vehicle it will enter a locked mode once it recognizes a different VIN. Read More »

    • TSB #B840715

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151206

      SOS Malfunction Is Displayed In Kombi Sporadically. After engine start-up, a CCM (Check Control Message) for SOS malfunction is displayed in the Kombi and in the CID (Central Information Display). Read More »

    • TSB #B610314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151108

      February 2016 General Electrical Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 03 14 dated May 2015. SUBJECT Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge during Cold Ambient Temperatures. Read More »

    • TSB #B650216

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151115

      SUBJECT Audio System Speaker Testing. For audio system speaker testing there is a NED (Non Electrical Diagnosis) Test Plan available. CAUSE We previously recommended use of the Audio Test CD (ATC) from BMW. This CD has been discontinued. Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151119

      SI B84 03 14 February 2016 Communication Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B84 03 14 dated October 2014. SUBJECT Bluetooth Connection Failures. Read More »

    • TSB #B840715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151120

      SUBJECT SOS Malfunction Is Displayed In Kombi Sporadically. After engine start-up, a CCM (Check Control Message) for SOS malfunction is displayed in the Kombi and in the CID (Central Information Display). Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

    • TSB #B651419

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166390

      HEAD UNIT NBT EVO (HU-H2) PROGRAMMING ABORT: The CID screen may light up blue. When this occurs A battery reset is not successful in restoring head unit operation Software error in the Bootloader file (BTLD) of the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160265

      VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B61 04 19 dated March 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160348

      VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B61 04 19 dated March 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159134

      THE VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED. The customer's vehicle does not start due to a totally discharged battery. Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136352

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652516

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146904

      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. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #B621415

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151019

      Instrument Cluster Multifunction Display Intermittently Blank . Some information displays in the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) may intermittently go blank. This may include the tachometer and speedometer displays. Read More »

    DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

    • TSB #B621215

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138402

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

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

    • TSB #B651419

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166390

      HEAD UNIT NBT EVO (HU-H2) PROGRAMMING ABORT: The CID screen may light up blue. When this occurs A battery reset is not successful in restoring head unit operation Software error in the Bootloader file (BTLD) of the head unit. Read More »

    • TSB #B651419

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163056

      HEAD UNIT NBT EVO (HU-H2) PROGRAMMING ABORT. During programming several aborts can occur in the head unit NBT EVO (HU-H2). Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160348

      VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B61 04 19 dated March 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143569

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

    • TSB #B840818

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143570

      HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when: Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138404

      NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it ... Read More »

    • TSB #B652016

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146901

      CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B652316

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146902

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B621415

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151019

      Instrument Cluster Multifunction Display Intermittently Blank . Some information displays in the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) may intermittently go blank. This may include the tachometer and speedometer displays. Read More »

    LIGHTING (PWS)

    • TSB #B630516

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136355

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

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #B630416

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151328

      LED Headlight CCM/Output Decrease. Any of the following may be evident: CCM about front headlights Headlight output decreases during operation 8059AFFan 1: Line disconnection / 8059AE Fan 1: Short circuit / Headlight fan ... Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

    • TSB #B630516

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136355

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

    • TSB #B630516

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146962

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

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD

    • TSB #B511516

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151365

      Delivery Stop - Check/Replace Windshield Sealing This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI B51 15 16 dated June 2016. INFORMATION Reimbursement for this Service Action will be via normal claim entry. Read More »

    • TSB #B511516

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151317

      Delivery Stop - Check/Replace Windshield Sealing. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #B650414

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146769

      "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. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #B540317

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146681

      SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE CONVERTIBLE TOP COMPARTMENT LID TRIM. Temporary convertible top compartment cover trim was installed in production due to parts shortage. Vehicle cannot be delivered while equipped with temporary cover. Read More »

    • TSB #B512416

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146826

      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). Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • TSB #B662317

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161576

      Service Information March 2018 Drivers Assistance Remote Control Systems B66 23 17 Technical Service This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B66 23 17 dated February 2018 CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE. Read More »

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142933

      TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Read More »

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147022

      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. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147022

      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. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136344

      TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136344

      TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: Trunk/tailgate may open when vehicle is locked. Read More »

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

    • TSB #B660916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151333

      """Collision Warning Failed"" or ""Pedestrian Warning Failed"" CCM Display. While driving, a Check Control Message (CCM) is displayed advising of the following: Front collision warning failed Pedestrian detection failed The following ... Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #B521519

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10168001

      FRONT SEAT HAS SIDE TO SIDE PLAY AND CAN MAKE NOISES WHEN CORNERING. Either or both of the front seats has side to side (lateral) play, and can make noises when cornering. Read More »

    • TSB #B520719

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163043

      NOISE FROM THE FRONT SEATS WHEN ADJUSTING THE SEAT LENGTH. Read More »

    • TSB #B520819

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163044

      FRONT SEAT BACKREST MAKES A CRACKING NOISE WHEN FOLDED FORWARD. Read More »

    • TSB #B520919

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163045

      CRACKING NOISE FROM SEAT BACKREST. Groaning/Cracking noises are heard from the front seat backrest when the vehicle is cornering. Read More »

    • TSB #B520318

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145298

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

    FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

    • TSB #B660916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151333

      """Collision Warning Failed"" or ""Pedestrian Warning Failed"" CCM Display. While driving, a Check Control Message (CCM) is displayed advising of the following: Front collision warning failed Pedestrian detection failed The following ... Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #B660814

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142943

      Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture. Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      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). Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

    • TSB #B661018

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138408

      REAR VIEW CAMERA CANNOT BE CONTROLLED VIA IDRIVE: When the Parking menu is active (reverse gear selected) in the CID (Central Information Display), activation or deactivation of the rear view camera via the iDrive controller does not work. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #B341019

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169460

      HELPFUL INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMER DISCUSSIONS REGARDING MOTORSPORT VEHICLE BRAKES: INFORMATION Inform the customer during a consultation that the M Compound (standard equipment) and M Carbon Ceramic (optional) brakes are high-performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651519

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165266

      SECURITY IMPROVEMENTS FOR CONNECTEDDRIVE. Security patches for non-safety critical vulnerabilities in BMW head units Entry Nav Entry Media NBT and NBT EVO. Read More »

    • TSB #B111216

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163994

      The crankcase ventilation hoses may become brittle and break when they come in contact with hot engine components. One or more of the crankcase ventilation hoses are not FPM (fluoroelastomer) rubber material. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163026

      N63 ENGINE: OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURES. While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840311

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161579

      TELEMATICS CONTROL UNIT ACTIVATION VIA DCSNET FOR BMW ASSIST. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145320

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

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145316

      COMPONENT PROTECTION ACTIVE. HEAD UNITS CANNOT BE SWAPPED BETWEEN VEHICLES FOR TESTING.: If either the head unit (NBT-EVO or ENTRY-NAV-EVO) or the Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138404

      NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840718

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138410

      IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition. Read More »

    • TSB #B840818

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138411

      HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when: Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135992

      NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing. 'Component Protection Active': If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146719

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B621616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149260

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B840311

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146658

      "?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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146527

      "?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. . Read More »

    • TSB #B621616

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150979

      ?VERTICAL LINES IN HEAD-UP DISPLAY. Run diagnostics and if display is found to be damaged, replace Head-Up display. Read More »

    • TSB #B650915

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146794

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146964

      "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 16 dated July 2016.. Read More »

    • TSB #B652016

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146901

      CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B652316

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146902

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652516

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146904

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147042

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

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      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). Read More »

    • TSB #B621016

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151375

      HeadUp Display does not Show Full Street Names. INFORMATION Design of the HUD has limited display area. (It can only show a certain number of text characters). Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151335

      Bluetooth Connection Failures. There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: Apple iPhones Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge. Connectivity failure examples are: Call disconnection - Call is transferred back to the handset. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151303

      "N63, N63TU and N63R Engines: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Repair Instructions This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated August 2015.. Read More »

    • TSB #B660916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151333

      """Collision Warning Failed"" or ""Pedestrian Warning Failed"" CCM Display. While driving, a Check Control Message (CCM) is displayed advising of the following: Front collision warning failed Pedestrian detection failed The following ... Read More »

    • TSB #B640316

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151190

      "Air Conditioning Refrigerant R1234yf Introduction. Highlights of R-1234yf Meets SAE J2888_201301 ""This SAE Standard covers fittings, couplers, and hoses intended for connecting service hoses from mobile air- conditioning Systems to ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151200

      "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing. If an NBT-EVO head unit is swapped into a different vehicle it will enter a locked mode once it recognizes a different VIN. Read More »

    • TSB #B130315

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151079

      SI B13 03 15 February 2016 Fuel Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 03 15 dated March 2015 and replaces SI B13 04 13 dated March 2014. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #B122319

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163995

      DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL. In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840718

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138410

      IPHONE: CALL LIST MISSING AFTER RESTART: The call list from iPhone 8 or iPhone X, that is displayed, is missing after cycling the ignition. Read More »

    • TSB #B840818

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138411

      HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 RESET WHILE BLUETOOTH IS CONNECTED: The following event may cause an unexpected reset of the Head Unit High 2 (NBT EVO) when: Read More »

    • TSB #B662317

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135995

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B650318

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142940

      NO AUDIO PLAYBACK AFTER REPLACING THE HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 (HU-H2): After replacing the Head Unit High (HU-H2) and performing ISTA4 programming, there is no audio playback. Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142945

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

    • TSB #B650915

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136738

      NBT Head Unit High (HU-H) Resets Intermittently or Permanently Read More »

    • TSB #B621616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149260

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B621616

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150979

      ?VERTICAL LINES IN HEAD-UP DISPLAY. Run diagnostics and if display is found to be damaged, replace Head-Up display. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147042

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

    • TSB #B840516

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147041

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B621016

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151375

      HeadUp Display does not Show Full Street Names. INFORMATION Design of the HUD has limited display area. (It can only show a certain number of text characters). Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151335

      Bluetooth Connection Failures. There are various connectivity failures with the following devices: Apple iPhones Samsung S6 and the S6 Edge. Connectivity failure examples are: Call disconnection - Call is transferred back to the handset. Read More »

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

    • TSB #B841117

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135054

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B650318

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142940

      NO AUDIO PLAYBACK AFTER REPLACING THE HEAD UNIT HIGH 2 (HU-H2): After replacing the Head Unit High (HU-H2) and performing ISTA4 programming, there is no audio playback. Read More »

    • TSB #B650617

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146604

      ?SATELLITE RADIO DETERIORATION IN RECEPTION QUALITY DUE TO NEW CELLULAR FREQUENCIES . INFORMATION Inform the customer that the introduction of these expanded frequencies by the wireless mobile providers may be influencing reception ... Read More »

    • TSB #B652316

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146902

      ?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. Read More »

    • TSB #B650616

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151196

      NBT Head Unit Aborts Import of CD. While importing a CD to the internal music collection of an NBT head unit the process aborts. You will see 'import error' on the radio display when this occurs. Read More »

    • TSB #B650716

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151197

      NBT and Entry Head Unit Software Update for Improved Satellite Radio Reception. Poor Satellite Radio reception CAUSE After this software update there is a slight improvement in Satellite Radio reception for these vehicles when receiving ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145306

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143564

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651117

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143565

      NAVIGATION PRO (NBT EVO) MAP UPDATE NOT POSSIBLE, NAVIGATION DOES NOT START: Navigation system will not start at all or the: “Navigation system starts” message is permanently displayed; or Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138404

      NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it ... Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142941

      NBT-EVO (NEXT GENERATION NAVIGATION PROFESSIONAL) HEAD UNIT CANNOT BE SWAPPED BETWEEN VEHICLES FOR TESTING. ’COMPONENT PROTECTION ACTIVE’ Read More »

    • TSB #B651312

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136361

      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+). Read More »

    • TSB #B652416

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146903

      "NBT NAVIGATION DOES NOT ROUTE ON TOLL ROADS. NBT Navigation does not provide routes that include certain toll roads. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151023

      Whistling Noise Coming from the Center Vent - A/C is Off . A very high pitched whistling or beeping noise is heard coming from the center vents. The flow of refrigerant through the expansion valve at certain temperature differentials. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #B511615

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147017

      "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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #B662317

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161576

      Service Information March 2018 Drivers Assistance Remote Control Systems B66 23 17 Technical Service This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B66 23 17 dated February 2018 CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161578

      INFORMATION New information provided by this revision is preceded by this symbol. This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B84 02 14 dated September 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B012418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160286

      On the affected vehicles the CBS engine oil service interval has been reduced to 1 year/10000 miles to make these vehicles consistent with all other N63x engine equipped vehicles. Read More »

    • TSB #B610419

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160348

      VEHICLE DOES NOT START BATTERY TOTALLY DISCHARGED This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B61 04 19 dated March 2019. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143569

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

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

    • TSB #B341019

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169460

      HELPFUL INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMER DISCUSSIONS REGARDING MOTORSPORT VEHICLE BRAKES: INFORMATION Inform the customer during a consultation that the M Compound (standard equipment) and M Carbon Ceramic (optional) brakes are high-performance ... Read More »

    • TSB #B122319

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163995

      DIAGNOSTIC HINT: CATALYTIC CONVERTER INSPECTION AFTER LOSS OF CRANKSHAFT SIGNAL. In certain situations when the crankshaft position signal is lost while driving the malfunction indicator lamp (MIL) and an engine malfunction check control ... Read More »

    • TSB #B111216

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163994

      The crankcase ventilation hoses may become brittle and break when they come in contact with hot engine components. One or more of the crankcase ventilation hoses are not FPM (fluoroelastomer) rubber material. Read More »

    • TSB #B621616

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149260

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B651316

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146964

      "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 16 dated July 2016.. Read More »

    • TSB #B652016

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146901

      CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B840616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147042

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

    • TSB #B840516

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147041

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B650216

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151115

      SUBJECT Audio System Speaker Testing. For audio system speaker testing there is a NED (Non Electrical Diagnosis) Test Plan available. CAUSE We previously recommended use of the Audio Test CD (ATC) from BMW. This CD has been discontinued. Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151119

      SI B84 03 14 February 2016 Communication Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B84 03 14 dated October 2014. SUBJECT Bluetooth Connection Failures. Read More »

    • TSB #B840715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151120

      SUBJECT SOS Malfunction Is Displayed In Kombi Sporadically. After engine start-up, a CCM (Check Control Message) for SOS malfunction is displayed in the Kombi and in the CID (Central Information Display). Read More »

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