ANNOUNCEMENT: The Car Book 2018 is now online!

Ratings on over 1,000 new & used models going back 5 years, from the Center from Auto Safety. Learn more about The Car Book 2018 here.

TSB List for the 2013 BMW ActiveHybrid 3

The TSB information displayed below are summaries. Unfortunately we do not have access to the full versions. To get full information about a particular TSB, write down the TSB title & date, & either contact your local dealer or click on the links below.

BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #B010717

    NHTSA ID #10146696

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

    Summary: "BRAKE SYSTEM'S ELECTRIC VACUUM PUMP: LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. For the eligible vehicles, BMW of North America, LLC (""BMW NA"") is extending the limited warranty for the brake system's electric vacuum pump to 1

    More Information »

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #B612817

    NHTSA ID #10146715

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

    Summary: "SME FAULT CODE 21F04B. One or several of the following check control messages (CCM) may be displayed: ""Engine fault! Power loss"" (CCM-ID: 29) ""Powertrain malfunction!"" (CCM-ID: 633) ""Hybrid system malfunctioning!"" (CCM-ID: 585) Note:

    More Information »

  • TSB #B112216

    NHTSA ID #10146628

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

    Summary: ?"ENGINE OIL PRESSURE" ON LOW MILEAGE CARS. Check Control Message (CCM-212) states: "Engine Oil Pressure. Stop Carefully" The following codes may be stored in the DME fault memory" 1C2002 - Engine oil pump, pressure too low 1FB801 - CCM (ID

    More Information »

  • TSB #B111015

    NHTSA ID #10146567

    • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B160715

    NHTSA ID #10146736

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

    Summary: Fuel Tank Non-Return Valve Faults with SES Light. Check Engine Light is illuminated and the following faults are stored in the DME: 0x191A94 - Fuel tank non-return valve: clamped shut 0x191A93 - Fuel tank non-return valve: clamped open CAUS

    More Information »

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • 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.

    More Information »

  • TSB #B621017

    NHTSA ID #10146684

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

    Summary: ERRONEOUS SERVICE INCLUSIVE CBS DISPLAY. After pre-delivery check or after instrument cluster exchange, BMW Service Inclusive is displayed although the vehicle does not feature the optional Service Inclusive coverage. Instrument Cluster dis

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #B620117

    NHTSA ID #10146653

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

    Summary: TIME DISPLAY (CLOCK) ERROR IN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. The clock on the basic instrument cluster (KOMBI) gradually loses time even after being reset. Power supply fluctuations cause the time to reset.

    More Information »

  • TSB #B611817

    NHTSA ID #10146649

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

    Summary: "SME FAULT CODE 21F02A. Upon starting the vehicle, the following CC message is displayed to the customer: "Powertrain malfunction!" (CCM-ID: 633) In addition, one or several of the following CC message(s) may be displayed: "Charging not pos

    More Information »

  • TSB #B651715

    NHTSA ID #10146605

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

    Summary: "?ACTIVE SOUND DESIGN (ASD) INOPERATIVE AFTER PROGRAMMING What's New: ? ISTA/P and ISTA 4 software level that contains the fix added to Correction and Procedure ? F31, F32, F33, F34, F36 vehicles added to Models ? Warranty information updat

    More Information »

  • 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.

    More Information »

  • TSB #B610315

    NHTSA ID #10146550

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

    Summary: ?Various Check Control Messages Caused by Shorted K- CAN This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 03 15 dated June 2016. . The customer states that one or more of the following CC messages are displayed: 627 - Steering behavior:

    More Information »

  • TSB #SIB-65-12-14

    NHTSA ID #10056097

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: AIR BAG WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATES DUE TO RESISTANCE MEASUREMENT BEING INACCURATE OF BST2 BY ACSM CONTROL MODULE. MODEL 2014 F30H (ACTIVEHYBRID3). *PE

    More Information »

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.

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WHEN USING IPHONE, VARIOUS CONNECTIVITY FAILURES OCCUR, SUCH AS DISCONNECTION OF CALL, LIST OF CONTACTS INCOMPLETE, DUE TO THE VARIANTS AND SOFTWARE USED. MODEL 2008-2014.

    More Information »

VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

  • TSB #B514416

    NHTSA ID #10146585

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

    Summary: EXTERIOR MIRROR: CREAKING NOISES Whats new: Video link added This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 44 16 dated January 2017. . Creaking noise coming from either or both exterior rearview mirrors when folding in. Video Link: t

    More Information »

AIR BAGS

  • TSB #SIB-65-12-14

    NHTSA ID #10056097

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: AIR BAG WARNING LIGHT ILLUMINATES DUE TO RESISTANCE MEASUREMENT BEING INACCURATE OF BST2 BY ACSM CONTROL MODULE. MODEL 2014 F30H (ACTIVEHYBRID3). *PE

    More Information »

STRUCTURE

  • TSB #B511016

    NHTSA ID #10146714

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

    Summary: GROANING NOISE FROM DOORS This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B51 10 16 dated March 2016 What's New: Added production locations/dates Clarified Cause Moved Procedure to attachment. Added Tape, Anti-static cleaner and lubricant

    More Information »

SEATS

  • TSB #B520916

    NHTSA ID #10146548

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

    Summary: ?REAR SEAT RATTLE . Rear bench seat backrest rattles when driving on uneven roads. Rear bench seatback rattles between the attachment points and retaining clip contact surfaces.

    More Information »

COMMUNICATION

  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2014
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WHEN USING IPHONE, VARIOUS CONNECTIVITY FAILURES OCCUR, SUCH AS DISCONNECTION OF CALL, LIST OF CONTACTS INCOMPLETE, DUE TO THE VARIANTS AND SOFTWARE USED. MODEL 2008-2014.

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #B620517

    NHTSA ID #10146655

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

    Summary: ?INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS MIXED UNITS. When the displayed unit of measurement is changed from miles to Kilometers everything except the cruise control or limit set speed is displayed in Kilometers; the set speed is still shown in miles i

    More Information »

  • TSB #B511817

    NHTSA ID #10146641

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

    Summary: EXTERIOR BMW ROUNDEL EMBLEMS SEPARATE AND FALL OFF. The exterior BMW Roundel Emblem (front and/or rear) separates from the mounting base and falls off. Delamination of the Roundel Emblem.

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • TSB #B840916

    NHTSA ID #10146610

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

    Summary: "?SERVICE ACTION: SUPPLEMENTARY PAGE NEEDED IN OWNER'S MANUAL . Operator's manual of affected vehicles does not contain required information on wireless smartphone charging accessory. AFFECTED VEHICLE Vehicles which require this Service Act

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • 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

    More Information »

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

  • TSB #B650617

    NHTSA ID #10146604

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

    Summary: ?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 qualit

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • 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

    More Information »

  • 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

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10146718

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

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow What is new The date in repair procedure and warranty section has been changed for vehicles produced to September 30, 2013 and from October 1, 2013.. Customer may complain of reduced air flow

    More Information »

  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147153

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

    Summary: A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. The customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than one hour. The complaint can vary due to one or more of the

    More Information »

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • 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.

    More Information »

Browse Other ActiveHybrid 3 Years

Become a Fan & Spread the Word