TSB List for the 2017 BMW M3

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2017 M3 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
  • STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
  • SUSPENSION
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
  • SUSPENSION:REAR
  • SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CATALYTIC CONVERTOR
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/PANEL
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING
  • LIGHTING (PWS)
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
  • VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
  • TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS
  • WHEELS
  • TRAILER HITCHES
  • SEATS
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
  • LANE DEPARTURE
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:RADIO/TAPE DECK/CD ETC.
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • STEERING

    • TSB #B612417

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145340

      STEERING WHEEL BUTTONS DO NOT FUNCTION RELIABLY: Sporadic or continuous malfunction of multifunction steering wheel buttons Read More »

    • TSB #B310318

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136340

      CRACKING NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE WHILE TURNING OR PARKING: Cracking noises heard from the area of the front axle when rotating the steering while stationary or at low speed. Refer to the linked video https://tinyurl. Read More »

    • 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 »

    STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR

    • TSB #B612417

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149254

      "?STEERING WHEEL BUTTONS DO NOT FUNCTION RELIABLY. ? Sporadic or continuous malfunction of multifunction steering wheel buttons ? CC Message ""Cruise control without function"" displayed ? Sporadic or continuous malfunction of shift ... Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179812

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONTAXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATION: Cracking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g. Read More »

    • TSB #B310514

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10166229

      Front Suspension Ride Height Has Dropped: The front suspension ride height has dropped on one or both sides due to overload. This is caused by driving over obstacles (e.g. Read More »

    • TSB #B330318

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152663

      KNOCKING NOISE OR VIBRATION/DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. 1 A hard knocking noise is heard from the rear axle area during load reversals. Read More »

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146636

      Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering What's New: ? Changes to the procedure, parts information and warranty labor operations. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT

    • 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 #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:REAR

    • TSB #B330318

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153753

      KNOCKING NOISE OR VIBRATION/DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. A hard knocking noise is heard from the rear axle area during load reversals. The tuning of the rear suspension mount for the differential. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #BMWAUG0516

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147047

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

    • TSB #B330119

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153752

      DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. A humming/droning noise is heard with vibration during partial to full engine load in higher gears. The tuning of the rear suspension mount for the differential. Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #B341019

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10170577

      HELPFUL INFORMATION FOR CUSTOMER DISCUSSIONS REGARDING MOTORSPORT VEHICLE BRAKES: Note for customer deleted: If the noise does not disappear despite the attempts to regenerate the brake a repair is required. Read More »

    • TSB #B340414

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145331

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: Read More »

    • TSB #B340615

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135033

      Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes: Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials caught between the brake protection plate and the brake disc may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area. Read More »

    • TSB #B340615

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146742

      Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes. Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials can get caught in between the brake protection (backing) plate and the brake disc(s), this may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area while driving. Read More »

    • TSB #B330416

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

      Delivery Stop: Replace Rear Differential. Read More »

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147541

      Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B34 05 15 dated December 2015. 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 »

    • TSB #B340714

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152664

      "Carbon Ceramic Brake Noise. INFORMATION ""M"" vehicles are designed for high-performance, spirited driving. Read More »

    • TSB #B340615

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146578

      ?Grinding Noise from Rear Brakes . Pebbles, road grit, or other foreign materials can get caught in between the brake protection (backing) plate and the brake disc(s), this may cause a disturbing noise in the rear axle area while driving. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #B330119

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153752

      DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. A humming/droning noise is heard with vibration during partial to full engine load in higher gears. The tuning of the rear suspension mount for the differential. 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 #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 »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • 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:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #B122318

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145286

      S55 - CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE: DRIVE FAULTY: Check Control Message (CCM) “Drive faulty” is display for 5 seconds 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 #B612315

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184584

      Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full: Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full.There are no faults stored in the system for the washer fluid level switch. 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 #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 #B330416

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146822

      "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. Read More »

    • TSB #BMWAUG0516

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147047

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #BMWAUG0616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147048

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B330416

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147013

      "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #B330318

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153753

      KNOCKING NOISE OR VIBRATION/DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. A hard knocking noise is heard from the rear axle area during load reversals. The tuning of the rear suspension mount for the differential. Read More »

    • TSB #B310318

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145329

      CRACKING NOISE FROM FRONT OF VEHICLE WHILE TURNING OR PARKING: Cracking noises heard from the area of the front axle when rotating the steering while stationary or at low speed. Read More »

    • 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 »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174320

      CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 7) replaces SI B84 02 14 dated May 2019. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #B840416

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171504

      SOS MALFUNCTION DISPLAYED This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI B84 04 16 dated September 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B840719

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161581

      BLUETOOTH CONNECTION IS LOST DURING A PHONE CALL. During an active call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. Read More »

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159145

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR. The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections (ghost behavior) and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • TSB #B840219

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159151

      PHONE CALL AUDIO AUTONOMOUSLY SWITCH FROM VEHICLE TO PHONE. During an active phone call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. 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 #B611118

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145339

      AFTER EXCHANGING THE FRONT ELECTRONIC MODULE (FEM), PROGRAMMING / ENCODING IS NOT POSSIBLE: After replacing the Front Electronic Module (FEM) for an applicable repair, programming / encoding is not possible. 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 #B613617

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146765

      "BATTERY DISCHARGE CCM (CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE) DISPLAYED: COMFORT ACCESS DISABLED. One or more of the following conditions are present: * CCM ""Battery. Discharge in standstill."", or similar, is displayed. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

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

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information Read More »

    • TSB #B612417

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149254

      "?STEERING WHEEL BUTTONS DO NOT FUNCTION RELIABLY. ? Sporadic or continuous malfunction of multifunction steering wheel buttons ? CC Message ""Cruise control without function"" displayed ? Sporadic or continuous malfunction of shift ... 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 #B840416

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146848

      SOS MALFUNCTION DISPLAYED. An SOS malfunction is seen in the Kombi. When pressing the E-Call/SOS button in the overhead console, nothing happens. Fault code B7F33C (internal ECU error) is stored in the Telematics control unit (ATM/TCB2). 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 #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 #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 #B840815

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151029

      "?SUBJECT During the QC1 the BMW Assist Test Call Fails . After the transport mode is deleted (during the QC1), a BMW Assist (SOS) test call is made by pressing the SOS/ E-Call button. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY

    • TSB #B612717

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135039

      REPLACE BATTERY CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE: In-stock, new vehicle instrument cluster displays the red CCM “Replace Battery” (ID # 460). Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER/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 »

    • TSB #B621817

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135042

      FUEL GAUGE ERRONEOUS DISPLAY: Vehicle runs out of fuel but the instrument cluster still displays fuel remaining in the tank. Read More »

    • TSB #B620616

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151269

      Instrument Cluster Resets during Active Navigation. The instrument cluster (MID KOMBI) fails sporadically (all gauges falling briefly to zero, flashing of all indicator lights) and resets. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10179009

      NAVIGATION SYSTEM - REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROADMAP DATA: Do not replace parts and do not program the vehicle. Roads can change by up to 15% every year. 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 #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 »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154856

      DELIVERY STOP REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly; oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps; causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... 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: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 »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161571

      The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160289

      DELIVERY STOP: REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... Read More »

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160220

      DELIVERY STOP: REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... Read More »

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159138

      DELIVERY STOP: REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... Read More »

    • TSB #B630917

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136736

      REAR TAIL LIGHT FAILURE: Exterior rear lights do not work. Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #B511216

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151315

      Passenger Side Mirror Dimming Feature Operational Change. INFORMATION The automatically dimming exterior mirror function on the passenger's side has been deleted from the Option Code 430 as noted above. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

    • TSB #B512519

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165288

      GROANING NOISE WHEN OPENING/CLOSING FRONT WINDOWS. A groaning noise can be heard from the front door(s) when opening or closing the power windows. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

    • TSB #B511216

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151315

      Passenger Side Mirror Dimming Feature Operational Change. INFORMATION The automatically dimming exterior mirror function on the passenger's side has been deleted from the Option Code 430 as noted above. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

    • TSB #B511216

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151315

      Passenger Side Mirror Dimming Feature Operational Change. INFORMATION The automatically dimming exterior mirror function on the passenger's side has been deleted from the Option Code 430 as noted above. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169468

      Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full : The low washer fluid warning is illuminated even though the washer fluid reservoir is full. Read More »

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160350

      The Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 23 15 dated April 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160267

      The Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 23 15 dated April 2016. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

    • TSB #B610819

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163049

      Service Information June 2019 General Electrical Systems B61 08 19 Technical Service WINDSHIELD WIPERS SWITCH ON BY THEMSELVES. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184584

      Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full: Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full.There are no faults stored in the system for the washer fluid level switch. Read More »

    • TSB #B011319

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171414

      SIDE PANEL REAR LIGHT HOUSINGS: LTD WTY EXT TO 10 YEARS WITHOUT MILEAGE LIMIT: The rear light housing(s) can loosen/detach at the mounting tabs this can cause a clacking sound in the rear of the vehicle while driving. Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #B512518

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152667

      RATTLE NOISE FROM LOWER A-PILLAR. A rattle noise is present from the lower area of the A-Pillar. Due to a manufacturing error, the bolt securing the front door brake/stop to the A-Pillar may have loosened over time. Read More »

    • TSB #B514216

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146956

      WATER DRIPPING INTO LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT FROM OPEN TRUNK LID. Water drips into luggage compartment when the trunk lid is lifted (also see attached video below). www.tinyurl.com/F30trunk trunk lid making sure it flows over the taillight. Read More »

    • TSB #BMWAUG0616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147048

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B511016

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151263

      Groaning Noise from Doors over Rough Roads. A groaning noise is heard from the doors when driving over rough road surfaces. Window guide rubbing on door opening. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #B512519

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165288

      GROANING NOISE WHEN OPENING/CLOSING FRONT WINDOWS. A groaning noise can be heard from the front door(s) when opening or closing the power windows. Read More »

    • TSB #B511016

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154851

      GROANING NOISE FROM DOORS. Part Number Description Quantity F30; F31; F80 Front 51 33 7 414 531 Window guide; front left As needed 51 33 7 414 532 Window guide; front right As needed F30; F80 Rear A groaning noise is heard from any of the ... Read More »

    • TSB #B513216

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146830

      CREAKING NOISES FROM DOOR TRIM PANEL. Creaking noise is heard from door trim panel while driving on rough roads. Door trim panel is contacting the inner door panel. Read More »

    • TSB #B511016

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151263

      Groaning Noise from Doors over Rough Roads. A groaning noise is heard from the doors when driving over rough road surfaces. Window guide rubbing on door opening. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

    • 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 »

    • TSB #B511314

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136724

      Trunk Lid Does Not Open Completely: The trunk lid/hatch does not open fully when unlatched with remote or hands-free operation. 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 »

    TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

    • TSB #B360115

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151098

      SI B36 01 15 February 2016 Wheel and Tires Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 36 01 15 dated October 2015. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #B330318

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153753

      KNOCKING NOISE OR VIBRATION/DRONING NOISE FROM THE REAR AXLE. A hard knocking noise is heard from the rear axle area during load reversals. The tuning of the rear suspension mount for the differential. Read More »

    TRAILER HITCHES

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184575

      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 »

    SEATS

    • 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 »

    • TSB #B520217

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136728

      SERVICE ACTION: CHECK PUMP FOR BACKREST WIDTH ADJUSTMENT: The backrest width adjustment and, the lumbar support adjustment of the front seats are accomplished by a common air pump. Read More »

    • TSB #B520217

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146586

      ?SERVICE ACTION: CHECK PUMP FOR BACKREST WIDTH ADJUSTMENT . The backrest width adjustment and, the lumbar support adjustment of the front seats (vehicles without option code 7MA: Competition package) are accomplished by a common air pump. 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 »

    LANE DEPARTURE

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184584

      Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full: Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full.There are no faults stored in the system for the washer fluid level switch. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #B340515

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184575

      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 #B660814

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

      Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #B840416

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10171504

      SOS MALFUNCTION DISPLAYED This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI B84 04 16 dated September 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169468

      Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full : The low washer fluid warning is illuminated even though the washer fluid reservoir is full. Read More »

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169475

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR: The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections ("ghost behavior") and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • 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 #B840311

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

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

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160350

      The Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 23 15 dated April 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159145

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR. The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections (ghost behavior) and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • TSB #B840219

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159151

      PHONE CALL AUDIO AUTONOMOUSLY SWITCH FROM VEHICLE TO PHONE. During an active phone call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. Read More »

    • TSB #B513018

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153637

      GROANING NOISE FROM THE CENTER CONSOLE. 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 #B840918

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145321

      PHONE CONTACTS: HEADUNIT BASIC 2 SORTING ORDER: Improper sorting of phone contacts, in the on-board computer or in the Central Information Display (CID), upon connecting to the vehicle: 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 #B630119

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154856

      DELIVERY STOP REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly; oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps; causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... Read More »

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136740

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR: The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections (ghost behavior) and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • TSB #B650717

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146657

      "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. 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 #B511817

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146641

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B840916

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146610

      "?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. 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 #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 #B840916

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146849

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B641216

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146844

      "HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B64 12 16 dated August 2016. HVAC blower is not working. Condensation occurs even though blower is working. 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 #BMWAUG0616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147048

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B330416

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147013

      "SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE REAR-AXLE DIFFERENTIAL This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 33 04 16 dated August 2016 The vehicle delivery stop has been lifted.. The rear differential emits a loud noise. 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 #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 #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 »

    • TSB #B360115

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151098

      SI B36 01 15 February 2016 Wheel and Tires Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 36 01 15 dated October 2015. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169475

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR: The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections ("ghost behavior") and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. 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 #B652617

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159145

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR. The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections (ghost behavior) and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • TSB #B840219

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159151

      PHONE CALL AUDIO AUTONOMOUSLY SWITCH FROM VEHICLE TO PHONE. During an active phone call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. 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 #B840418

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135998

      BLUETOOTH AND USB AUDIO PLAYBACK FUNCTIONS MISSING - IPHONE: Playlists, song titles, etc. from iPhone do not display on Head Unit Basic 2. 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 #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 »

    • TSB #B840815

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151207

      "During the QC1 the BMW Assist Test Call Fails. After the transport mode is deleted (during the QC1), a BMW Assist (SOS) test call is made by pressing the SOS/ E-Call button. 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 #B652517

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136739

      ENTRY EVO HEAD UNIT WILL NOT PLAY MP3 FORMATTED CD's: Data CD’s (encoded as MP3’s) can NOT be played. 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 #B652214

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174032

      AUTOMATED ACTIVATION OF NAVIGATION SYSTEM DURING PDI/QC1: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 2) replaces SI B65 22 14 dated October 2015. Read More »

    • 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 #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 »

    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 #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 #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 #BMWAUG0616

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147048

      The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174320

      CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 7) replaces SI B84 02 14 dated May 2019. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #B652617

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10169475

      NBT EVO CHANGES BETWEEN SELECTIONS BY ITSELF WITHOUT DRIVER INPUT- GHOST BEHAVIOR: The Central Information Display (CID) changes between selections ("ghost behavior") and sounds an audio tone without the CID Screen being touched. Read More »

    • 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 #B840719

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161581

      BLUETOOTH CONNECTION IS LOST DURING A PHONE CALL. During an active call the call audio autonomously switches from the vehicle hands-free system to the phone. Read More »

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10161571

      The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light assembly. Read More »

    • TSB #B630119

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160289

      DELIVERY STOP: REWORK TAIL LIGHTS. The tail light mounting brackets may be cracked or broken. During assembly oil may have contaminated the plastic housing of the rear tail lamps causing damage to the mounting points of the tail light ... Read More »

    • TSB #B612315

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160350

      The Low Washer Fluid Warning Light is illuminated when the Washer Fluid Tank is Full This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 23 15 dated April 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B513018

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153637

      GROANING NOISE FROM THE CENTER CONSOLE. 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 #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 »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #B640613

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165263

      A/C COOLING: INTERMITTENT REDUCTION OF AIR FLOW This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 9) supersedes SI B64 06 13 dated June 2017. Read More »

    • TSB #B641216

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136357

      HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING: HVAC blower is not working. Read More »

    • TSB #B640613

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146718

      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.. Read More »

    • TSB #B641216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147035

      "HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING. HVAC blower is not working. Condensation occurs even though blower is working. CC message ""Increased battery discharge"" - standby current violation may be displayed. Read More »

    • 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 »

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