TSB List for the 2015 BMW M4

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2015 M4 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

  • TSB #B612417

    NHTSA ID #10145340

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

  • TSB #B310318

    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.com/y9lddolz

  • TSB #B310112

    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., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

  • TSB #32 03 14

    NHTSA ID #10059088

    BMW: CAUTIONING LIGHT IN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER OR A CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE IN THE DISPLAY INDICATE THE POWER-ASSISTED STEERING HAS FAIL. *MA

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

  • TSB #B612417

    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 paddles

STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

SUSPENSION

  • TSB #B310514

    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. potholes) or an impact severe enough for the front spring strut damp

  • TSB #B330318

    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. 2 A humming/droning noise is heard with vibration during partial to full engine load in higher gea

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10146636

    Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering What's New: ? Changes to the procedure, parts information and warranty labor operations. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking

SUSPENSION:FRONT

  • TSB #B340515

    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.

SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

  • TSB #B340515

    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.

SUSPENSION:REAR

  • TSB #B330318

    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.

SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #BMWAUG0516

    NHTSA ID #10147047

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE

  • TSB #B330119

    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.

BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #B341019

    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.

  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10145331

    Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles:

  • TSB #B340615

    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.

  • TSB #B340615

    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.

  • TSB #B330416

    NHTSA ID #10147540

    Delivery Stop: Replace Rear Differential.

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10147541

    Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B34 05 15 dated December 2015. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling

  • TSB #B340515

    NHTSA ID #10147870

    Ticking Noise from the Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a metallic ticking from

  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10147770

    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.

  • TSB #B340615

    NHTSA ID #10147199

    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.

  • TSB #340714

    NHTSA ID #10147612

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

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #B341019

    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 bra

  • TSB #B340714

    NHTSA ID #10152664

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

  • TSB #B340615

    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.

  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

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

  • TSB #340414

    NHTSA ID #10148179

    Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles. INFORMATION 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Braking from high speed with cold brake components (less tha

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:POWER ASSIST

  • TSB #B320314

    NHTSA ID #10147197

    Power-Assisted Steering Failure. The power-assisted steering fails with a warning lamp in the instrument cluster or a check control message in the Central Information Display. In some cases, the Dynamic Stability Control warning lamp (DSC)

SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC

  • TSB #B340414

    NHTSA ID #10147242

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

  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

PARKING BRAKE:DRIVELINE:HYDRAULIC:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

  • TSB #260214

    NHTSA ID #10148419

    Ticking Noise from Driveshaft During "Hard" Acceleration. A clicking noise is heard from the center of the vehicle during hard acceleration. The right side parking-brake tube comes into contact with the driveshaft.

ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #B111019

    NHTSA ID #10163993

    DELIVERY STOP: CRANKCASE BEDPLATE. On affected vehicles the crankcase bedplate may not have been installed correctly.

  • TSB #B330119

    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.

  • TSB #B110115

    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.

  • TSB #B122216

    NHTSA ID #10135027

    WATER INJECTION SYSTEM WATER LEVEL TOO LOW: Check Control (CC) Message Water level too low, engine performance only available to a limited degree is displayed.

  • TSB #B511615

    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. On affected vehicles, there i

  • TSB #16 05 15

    NHTSA ID #10059007

    CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ENGINE NO-START CONDITION, ENGINE JERKING/BUCKING, AND REDUCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE WHEN DRIVING DUE TO ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP CONTROL MODULE. *MA

  • TSB #B160515

    NHTSA ID #10147193

    "FC 481B05: EKP, Pump Insufficient Speed. The customer may complain about any of the following: ? Reduced engine performance when driving ? Engine jerking/bucking ? Engine no-start condition The Check Control messages ""Fuel pump/drive with

  • TSB #B512514

    NHTSA ID #10152310

    "Service Action: Replace Engine Compartment Sound Insulation. The sound insulation in the engine compartment does not seal properly. Manufacturing tolerances and a defect in workmanship may cause the sound insulation to leak water into the

  • TSB #120215

    NHTSA ID #10147071

    "SUBJECT S55 Engine: Engine Oil Level Too Low - CC Message Displayed in the Instrument Cluster. ""Minimum oil level reached, please top up with 1 liter of oil"" appears in the instrument cluster while driving. When checking the detailed mea

  • TSB #121315

    NHTSA ID #10147072

    "SUBJECT Service Engine Soon Light (MIL) ""On"" with Lean Mixture Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: z 118001 - Mixture control: Fuel-air mixture too

  • TSB #512514

    NHTSA ID #10148031

    "Service Action: Replace Engine Compartment Sound Insulation. The sound insulation in the engine compartment does not seal properly. 1.Left side: Turn the locks (1) 90 degrees counterclockwise. Unlock the catch (2) and remove the cover (3)

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #B122216

    NHTSA ID #10152658

    WATER INJECTION SYSTEM WATER LEVEL TOO LOW. Check Control (CC) Message Water level too low, engine performance only available to a limited degree is displayed. A fault may be stored in the DME control unit: 0x124015 - Water injection system

  • TSB #B130315

    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. . The current version of the ETK incorporates multiple part number errors

  • TSB #B122216

    NHTSA ID #10146815

    """WATER INJECTION SYSTEM - WATER LEVEL TOO LOW"". Check Control (CC) Message ""Water level too low, engine performance only available to a limited degree"" is displayed. A fault may be stored in the DME control unit: - 0x124015 - Water inj

  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

  • TSB #123714

    NHTSA ID #10148171

    Service Engine Soon Light (MIL) On with Oxygen Sensor Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon light comes on while driving and, in some cases, engine power output may be reduced. The following fault codes can be stored in the DME memory: ? 1

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B122318

    NHTSA ID #10145286

    S55 - CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE: DRIVE FAULTY: Check Control Message (CCM) ÒDrive faultyÓ is display for 5 seconds

ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)

  • TSB #B111019

    NHTSA ID #10165278

    CRANKCASE BEDPLATE DELIVERY STOP: CRANKCASE BEDPLATE. INFORMATION Reimbursement for this Delivery Stop/Repair Action will be via normal claim entry.

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

  • TSB #B122319

    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 me

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B130315

    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. The current versio

  • TSB #B130315

    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. SUBJECT N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Inje

  • TSB #B160515

    NHTSA ID #10147193

    "FC 481B05: EKP, Pump Insufficient Speed. The customer may complain about any of the following: ? Reduced engine performance when driving ? Engine jerking/bucking ? Engine no-start condition The Check Control messages ""Fuel pump/drive with

  • TSB #161514

    NHTSA ID #10148173

    NVLD Tank Leakage FC 190302 Fuel Tank Ventilation and Purge Air System Micro Leak. The engine malfunction warning is illuminated and the following fault code is stored in the DME memory: z FC 190302 Fuel tank ventilation and purge air syste

  • TSB #612514

    NHTSA ID #10148038

    Service Action: Check and Repair the NVLD Wiring Harness. The wiring harness for the NVLD2 (Natural Vacuum Leak Detection: tank leak diagnosis) may rest against the right rear strengthening brace and chafe through the harness insulation. Th

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B161514

    NHTSA ID #10150905

    SI B16 15 14 January 2016 Fuel Supply Systems Technical Service.This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B16 15 14 dated December 2014, designates changes to this revision. SUBJECT NVLD Tank Leakage FC 190302 Fuel Tank Ventilation

FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

  • TSB #16 05 15

    NHTSA ID #10059007

    CUSTOMER MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT ENGINE NO-START CONDITION, ENGINE JERKING/BUCKING, AND REDUCED ENGINE PERFORMANCE WHEN DRIVING DUE TO ELECTRIC FUEL PUMP CONTROL MODULE. *MA

FUEL SYSTEM, DIESEL:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B161514

    NHTSA ID #10150905

    SI B16 15 14 January 2016 Fuel Supply Systems Technical Service.This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B16 15 14 dated December 2014, designates changes to this revision. SUBJECT NVLD Tank Leakage FC 190302 Fuel Tank Ventilation

FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

  • TSB #612414

    NHTSA ID #10148037

    Service Action: Install Missing CAN Terminating Resistor. The general electrical system functions fail to operate properly. Various erroneous fault codes are stored throughout the vehicle. The CAN (Controller Area Network) terminating resi

POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #B340515

    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.

  • TSB #B330416

    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. Manufacturing defect in the rea

  • TSB #BMWAUG0516

    NHTSA ID #10147047

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

  • TSB #B330416

    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. Manufacturing defect in the rea

  • TSB #280114

    NHTSA ID #10149361

    DCT Transmission: Oil Leakage Diagnosis. INFORMATION Incorrect diagnosis of DCT (Double-clutch Transmission) oil leaks may lead to unnecessary part replacements and repeat customer repair visits. When diagnosing complaints related to DCT fl

POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B330318

    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.

  • TSB #B310318

    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.

  • TSB #B310112

    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., parking lot maneuvers) or when turning the steering whe

  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #B840719

    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.

  • TSB #B652617

    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.

  • TSB #B840219

    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.

  • TSB #B613017

    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. The oil ensures damage free disassembly in

  • TSB #B540907

    NHTSA ID #10150894

    ?RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT. INFORMATION Documents have been developed showing the known correct statuses for all hall sensors and micro switches used to operate the retractable hard top (RHT). This document is intended t

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10150056

    ?CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. This Service Information bulletin is being published because vehicles are down for an extended period of t

  • TSB #B840616

    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).

  • TSB #B611118

    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.

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

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

  • TSB #B840818

    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:

  • TSB #B613617

    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. * Comfort Access and contactless

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10136745

    ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information

  • TSB #B612417

    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 paddles

  • TSB #B540217

    NHTSA ID #10146643

    SERVICE ACTION: IMPLAUSIBLE SENSOR SIGNALS IN CONVERTIBLE ROOF SYSTEM. Signals from sensors in luggage compartment are being misinterpreted by the convertible top control module (CVM). This may lead to failure of the system to detect obstru

  • TSB #B650616

    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.

  • TSB #B840416

    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). Th

  • TSB #B011116

    NHTSA ID #10146993

    "S55 LEAK DIAGNOSIS MODULE (NVLD): LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. INFORMATION For the above-referenced vehicles, BMW of North America, LLC (""BMW NA"") is extending the limited warranty for the leak diagnosis module (

  • TSB #B661816

    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 (

  • TSB #B650616

    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. NBT Head Unit software

  • TSB #B650716

    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 the

  • TSB #B650216

    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.

  • TSB #B840314

    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. There are various connectivity failures with the followi

  • TSB #B840815

    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. However, the call only connects via voice (no data is t

  • TSB #B660915

    NHTSA ID #10147890

    Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. During this failure, all KAFAS (Camera-based driver assistance systems) system functionalities are inoperative. The

  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147833

    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

  • TSB #B660615

    NHTSA ID #10147785

    Sporadic Check Control Messages of the Driver Assistance System. Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. This is due to the vehicle interior reaching very h

  • TSB #B122615

    NHTSA ID #10151401

    MDrive Buttons Are Not Functioning After Programming. The MDrive buttons may not be functioning on M vehicles which have been programmed to one of the following integration levels: ? F020-15-07-500 ? F020-15-07-501 ? F020-15-07-502 ? F020-1

  • TSB #B160515

    NHTSA ID #10147193

    "FC 481B05: EKP, Pump Insufficient Speed. The customer may complain about any of the following: ? Reduced engine performance when driving ? Engine jerking/bucking ? Engine no-start condition The Check Control messages ""Fuel pump/drive with

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

  • TSB #121315

    NHTSA ID #10147072

    "SUBJECT Service Engine Soon Light (MIL) ""On"" with Lean Mixture Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon light comes on with either or both of the following faults stored in the DME memory: z 118001 - Mixture control: Fuel-air mixture too

  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

    Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

    Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

  • TSB #660914

    NHTSA ID #10148429

    Unlocking Trunk with Remote Unlocks All Doors. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.47.1, unlocking the trunk with the remote changes to unlocking all the doors. An application error occurred after programming the vehicle to the Per

  • TSB #612414

    NHTSA ID #10148037

    Service Action: Install Missing CAN Terminating Resistor. The general electrical system functions fail to operate properly. Various erroneous fault codes are stored throughout the vehicle. The CAN (Controller Area Network) terminating resi

  • TSB #612514

    NHTSA ID #10148038

    Service Action: Check and Repair the NVLD Wiring Harness. The wiring harness for the NVLD2 (Natural Vacuum Leak Detection: tank leak diagnosis) may rest against the right rear strengthening brace and chafe through the harness insulation. Th

  • TSB #660714

    NHTSA ID #10148042

    Top Rear Side View Camera Control Unit Rattles While Driving. While driving, a rattling-type noise is heard coming from the lower windshield area up behind the instrument panel (driver's side). CAUSE The TRSVC (Top Rear Side View Camera) co

  • TSB #630514

    NHTSA ID #10148039

    "Adaptive Headlight Malfunction in Cold Weather. * In very cold weather conditions (32ºF or below) with the light switch in the automatic position, the CCM (Check Control Message) ""Adaptive headlight malfunction"" is displayed. * When the

  • TSB #121214

    NHTSA ID #10148112

    Service Action: Program Control Units (OBD). Due to a DME software error, the required On Board Diagnosis data (OBD) monitoring of vehicle wheel speed does not function.

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #B651419

    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.

DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10138402

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

  • TSB #B621817

    NHTSA ID #10135042

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

  • TSB #B620616

    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. Reset occurs during active route guidance and predi

  • TSB #B620116

    NHTSA ID #10151016

    "Vehicles which have had the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) replaced may display incorrect CBS (Condition Based Service) data after programming. AFFECTED VEHICLES Vehicles which require this Service Action to be completed will show it as ""Open

  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10147884

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

ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #B651419

    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.

  • TSB #B651419

    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).

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

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

  • TSB #B840818

    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:

  • TSB #B652316

    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. This is normal system behavio

  • TSB #B620116

    NHTSA ID #10151016

    "Vehicles which have had the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) replaced may display incorrect CBS (Condition Based Service) data after programming. AFFECTED VEHICLES Vehicles which require this Service Action to be completed will show it as ""Open

  • TSB #B122615

    NHTSA ID #10151401

    MDrive Buttons Are Not Functioning After Programming. The MDrive buttons may not be functioning on M vehicles which have been programmed to one of the following integration levels: ? F020-15-07-500 ? F020-15-07-501 ? F020-15-07-502 ? F020-1

EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #630514

    NHTSA ID #10148039

    "Adaptive Headlight Malfunction in Cold Weather. * In very cold weather conditions (32ºF or below) with the light switch in the automatic position, the CCM (Check Control Message) ""Adaptive headlight malfunction"" is displayed. * When the

LIGHTING (PWS)

  • TSB #B630516

    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.

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

  • TSB #630514

    NHTSA ID #10148039

    "Adaptive Headlight Malfunction in Cold Weather. * In very cold weather conditions (32ºF or below) with the light switch in the automatic position, the CCM (Check Control Message) ""Adaptive headlight malfunction"" is displayed. * When the

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #B630516

    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.

  • TSB #B630516

    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. Water inside the headlights can be caused by two situations: Water/moisture ing

EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #B630917

    NHTSA ID #10136736

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

VISIBILITY

  • TSB #B511216

    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. The automatic dimming function will c

  • TSB #B510816

    NHTSA ID #10151177

    Edge Protection Trim Is Scratched. The outside edge protector (B-pillar), where the rear edge of the front door glass makes contact, is scratched. Front window glass is out of adjustment

  • TSB #B512415

    NHTSA ID #10147873

    ?SI B51 24 15December 2015 Body EquipmentTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 24 15 dated September 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Groaning Noise from the Exterior Mirror. A groaning noise

  • TSB #660714

    NHTSA ID #10148042

    Top Rear Side View Camera Control Unit Rattles While Driving. While driving, a rattling-type noise is heard coming from the lower windshield area up behind the instrument panel (driver's side). CAUSE The TRSVC (Top Rear Side View Camera) co

VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

  • TSB #B511216

    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. The automatic dimming function will c

  • TSB #B512415

    NHTSA ID #10147873

    ?SI B51 24 15December 2015 Body EquipmentTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 24 15 dated September 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Groaning Noise from the Exterior Mirror. A groaning noise

  • TSB #B512415

    NHTSA ID #10147250

    Groaning Noise from the Exterior Mirror. A groaning noise is heard coming from the area around the outside mirror when opening and closing the door. The noise is more noticeable when the door is fully open to the end stop. CAUSE The outer f

VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #B511216

    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. The automatic dimming function will c

  • TSB #B512415

    NHTSA ID #10147250

    Groaning Noise from the Exterior Mirror. A groaning noise is heard coming from the area around the outside mirror when opening and closing the door. The noise is more noticeable when the door is fully open to the end stop. CAUSE The outer f

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER

  • TSB #B612315

    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. There are no faults stored in the system for the washer fluid lev

  • TSB #B612315

    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.

  • TSB #B612315

    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.

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING

  • TSB #B610819

    NHTSA ID #10163049

    Service Information June 2019 General Electrical Systems B61 08 19 Technical Service WINDSHIELD WIPERS SWITCH ON BY THEMSELVES. The windshield wipers switch on by themselves and can no longer be switched off despite activation of the switch

VISIBILITY:REAR WINDOW WIPER/WASHER

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

AIR BAGS

  • TSB #B651119

    NHTSA ID #10163055

    Due to an issue during supplier production the driver and/or passenger knee air bags could become damaged during deployment.

  • TSB #B650414

    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. ACSM fault code ""930A60 - Seat occupanc

  • TSB #650414

    NHTSA ID #10147091

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

STRUCTURE

  • TSB #B540907

    NHTSA ID #10163047

    RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT. This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B54 09 07 dated September 2018.

  • TSB #B512518

    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.

  • TSB #B540907

    NHTSA ID #10143557

    RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT

  • TSB #B513515

    NHTSA ID #10146831

    "Service Action: Repair Roof Side Frame Paint. 1. Use Repair Instructions RA 51 13 280 ""Remove and install or replace the trim strip on the roof frame on the left or right side"" to remove the left roof side trim.Paint may be blistered / d

  • TSB #B513516

    NHTSA ID #10146832

    PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED. Paint on B-pillar is scratched. Especially noticeable on dark colored paint. Door seal is rubbing against entry opening surfaces.

  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

  • TSB #B540216

    NHTSA ID #10147547

    GAP VISIBLE BETWEEN UPPER A-PILLAR COWL PANEL SEAL AND CONVERTIBLE TOP SEAL.. When the Retractable Hard Top (RHT) is closed, a gap is visible between the upper A-pillar seal and the cowl panel seal. This concern does not result in water or

  • TSB #B513515

    NHTSA ID #10151180

    "This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 35 15 dated December 2015.. Paint may be blistered / damaged in the area on the left side roof side frame AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves certain F82 (M4 Coupe) models prod

  • TSB #B512515

    NHTSA ID #10147874

    Groaning noise from A-pillar Door Stops. A groaning noise can be heard from the A-pillar area near the front door stop when one of the front doors is opened, or when the vehicle is driven on rough roads. CAUSE The bolted connection for the

  • TSB #B513515

    NHTSA ID #10147875

    "Paint may be blistered / damaged in the area on the left side roof side frame AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves certain F82 (M4 Coupe) models produced from January 13, 2015 to April 1, 2015. Vehicles which require this Service

  • TSB #B512415

    NHTSA ID #10147250

    Groaning Noise from the Exterior Mirror. A groaning noise is heard coming from the area around the outside mirror when opening and closing the door. The noise is more noticeable when the door is fully open to the end stop. CAUSE The outer f

  • TSB #410214

    NHTSA ID #10149370

    Service Action. Install Missing Underbody Seals. Two unused underbody threaded holes have not been sealed.

STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #B513316

    NHTSA ID #10164006

    LOSHING NOISES/WATER IN REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT: This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B51 33 16 dated August 2016.

  • TSB #B540907

    NHTSA ID #10150894

    ?RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT. INFORMATION Documents have been developed showing the known correct statuses for all hall sensors and micro switches used to operate the retractable hard top (RHT). This document is intended t

  • TSB #B540218

    NHTSA ID #10135038

    NOISES FROM THE C-PILLAR AREA OF THE CONVERTIBLE TOP: Cracking or clicking noises can be heard from the rear area of the convertible top (C-pillar area) when driving on uneven roads.

  • TSB #B513316

    NHTSA ID #10147023

    SLOSHING NOISES/WATER IN REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving. Water ingress in the rear passenger compartment (rear seat bench / rear passenger compartme

STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #B513216

    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.

  • TSB #B512315

    NHTSA ID #10151318

    SI B51 23 15 Body Equipment May 2016 Technical Service The Driver's Side Front/Rear Door Can No Longer Be Opened from the Outside This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 23 15 dated September 2015.. A driver's-side door cannot

  • TSB #B510816

    NHTSA ID #10151177

    Edge Protection Trim Is Scratched. The outside edge protector (B-pillar), where the rear edge of the front door glass makes contact, is scratched. Front window glass is out of adjustment

  • TSB #51 23 15

    NHTSA ID #10059091

    BMW: DETACHED BOWDEN CABLE PREVENTS THE DRIVER'S DOOR TO OPEN FROM THE OUTSIDE BUT CAN OPEN FROM THE INSIDE *MA

  • TSB #B512315

    NHTSA ID #10147249

    The Driver's Door Can No Longer Be Opened from the Outside. The driver's door cannot be opened from the outside by the door handle. The door still can be opened from the inside. CAUSE The Bowden cable has become detached.

  • TSB #B611615

    NHTSA ID #10147255

    Convenience Closing Functions Changed. The following Comfort Access convenience closing functions via the outer door handle or remote are no longer available: Folding in the exterior mirrors Closing the hardtop Closing all windows CAUSE Bec

  • TSB #511914

    NHTSA ID #10148029

    "Service Action: Check Door Pull Trim and Replace if Needed. The trim on the door pull may become easily detached. Manufacturing tolerances and a defect in workmanship may cause the door pull trim to release. AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service

STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10142933

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

  • TSB #B513016

    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. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #B513016

    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. Vehicle key trunk/tailgate button may accidentally

  • TSB #B513615

    NHTSA ID #10147776

    "The left rear light PVC seam may not have been applied properly and may be leaking. AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves F82 (M4 Coupe) models produced in August 2015. Vehicles which require this Service Action to be completed wi

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

  • TSB #B512315

    NHTSA ID #10151318

    SI B51 23 15 Body Equipment May 2016 Technical Service The Driver's Side Front/Rear Door Can No Longer Be Opened from the Outside This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 23 15 dated September 2015.. A driver's-side door cannot

  • TSB #B611615

    NHTSA ID #10147255

    Convenience Closing Functions Changed. The following Comfort Access convenience closing functions via the outer door handle or remote are no longer available: Folding in the exterior mirrors Closing the hardtop Closing all windows CAUSE Bec

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

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

LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

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

  • TSB #B511314

    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.

  • TSB #660914

    NHTSA ID #10148429

    Unlocking Trunk with Remote Unlocks All Doors. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.47.1, unlocking the trunk with the remote changes to unlocking all the doors. An application error occurred after programming the vehicle to the Per

VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #B660916

    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 fault

TIRES

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147716

    Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

TIRES:VALVE

  • TSB #B360215

    NHTSA ID #10147136

    Valve Stem Replacement with Wheel Electronics. INFORMATION The valve stems are single-use only, and must be replaced every time the wheel electronics are replaced. If you loosen the nut (1), you must replace the valve stem. Failure to repla

TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #B360115

    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. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failur

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147771

    Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147243

    Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

WHEELS

  • TSB #B330119

    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.

  • TSB #B330318

    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.

  • TSB #B360115

    NHTSA ID #10147716

    Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failure. A Check Control Message states Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) has failed CAUSE Hardware in the remote control unit (FBD3 antenna)

  • TSB #B360215

    NHTSA ID #10147136

    Valve Stem Replacement with Wheel Electronics. INFORMATION The valve stems are single-use only, and must be replaced every time the wheel electronics are replaced. If you loosen the nut (1), you must replace the valve stem. Failure to repla

WHEELS:CAP/COVER/HUB

  • TSB #B340814

    NHTSA ID #10147200

    Ticking Noise from Front Axle When Cornering. The customer may complain of a ticking noise from the front axle when cornering, maneuvering, parking or pulling away from a parking space. The noise can be heard as a light metallic ticking fro

SEATS

  • TSB #B520919

    NHTSA ID #10163045

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

  • TSB #B520318

    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.

  • TSB #B520217

    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.

  • TSB #B520217

    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.

  • TSB #B513316

    NHTSA ID #10147023

    SLOSHING NOISES/WATER IN REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving. Water ingress in the rear passenger compartment (rear seat bench / rear passenger compartme

  • TSB #B520116

    NHTSA ID #10151264

    Front Seat Backrests Vibrates on Rough Roads. Both front seat backrests vibrate and rattle while driving over rough roads with the seat in an unloaded condition (no pressure applied on the backrest). Play at the inner backrest pivot point.

  • TSB #B510815

    NHTSA ID #10151412

    Retrofit for Missing Rear Seat Through-Load Option. The rear seat through-load capability is 100% standard option for F83 (M4 Convertible) 2015 model year. Some vehicles may have this option is missing.

  • TSB #613414

    NHTSA ID #10147619

    "?This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 34 14 dated December 2014. PERFORM THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS SERVICE INFORMATION ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES BEFORE CUSTOMER DELIVERY OR THE NEXT TIME THEY ARE IN THE SHOP FOR MAINTENA

  • TSB #613414

    NHTSA ID #10148187

    Service Action: Replace Neck Warmer Control Unit. The control unit for the rear seat neck warmer may not be coded correctly. This causes the neck warmer to malfunction. Incorrect coding of the neck warmer control unit

SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B513316

    NHTSA ID #10164006

    LOSHING NOISES/WATER IN REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT: This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B51 33 16 dated August 2016.

  • TSB #B513416

    NHTSA ID #10147024

    RAISING OF WIND DEFLECTOR AT A HIGH SPEED. Unintentional lifting of the wind deflector occurs at a high speed and it is perceived that it may possibly detach. CAUSE Rear seat backrest not locked. This is not visually detectable at first gla

  • TSB #B510815

    NHTSA ID #10151412

    Retrofit for Missing Rear Seat Through-Load Option. The rear seat through-load capability is 100% standard option for F83 (M4 Convertible) 2015 model year. Some vehicles may have this option is missing.

FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE

  • TSB #B660915

    NHTSA ID #10147890

    Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. During this failure, all KAFAS (Camera-based driver assistance systems) system functionalities are inoperative. The

FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #B660916

    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 fault

LANE DEPARTURE

  • TSB #B660915

    NHTSA ID #10147890

    Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. During this failure, all KAFAS (Camera-based driver assistance systems) system functionalities are inoperative. The

BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #B660814

    NHTSA ID #10142943

    Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture.

  • TSB #B660115

    NHTSA ID #10152317

    Surround View Camera Last User Mode Operation Change. After programming with ISTA/P 2.53.5 or a more recent version, the rear camera view is displayed when the reverse gear is selected. The vehicle does not remember the last user mode (surr

  • TSB #660814

    NHTSA ID #10149381

    Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture. The side view camera does not display a picture: z After engaging reverse gear z Activating the side view camera via the switch on the center console near the gear shift CAUSE z Water (moisture) en

BACK OVER PREVENTION: AUTOMATIC SYSTEM BRAKING

  • TSB #B660615

    NHTSA ID #10147269

    Sporadic Check Control Messages of the Driver Assistance System. Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. This is due to the vehicle interior reaching very h

BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

  • TSB #B660615

    NHTSA ID #10147269

    Sporadic Check Control Messages of the Driver Assistance System. Sporadically, a CCM (Check Control Message) is displayed advising that the Camera-based Driver Assistant system has failed. This is due to the vehicle interior reaching very h

COMMUNICATIONS:HORN ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147682

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B612315

    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. There are no faults stored in the system for the washer fluid lev

  • TSB #B652119

    NHTSA ID #10169473

    AUDIO PLAYBACK NOT POSSIBLE: No audio heard inside the vehicle. Failure of the audio amplifier due to water ingress in the luggage compartment.

  • TSB #B652617

    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. The audio

  • TSB #B341019

    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 bra

  • TSB #B651519

    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.

  • TSB #B111019

    NHTSA ID #10165278

    CRANKCASE BEDPLATE DELIVERY STOP: CRANKCASE BEDPLATE. INFORMATION Reimbursement for this Delivery Stop/Repair Action will be via normal claim entry.

  • TSB #B840311

    NHTSA ID #10161579

    TELEMATICS CONTROL UNIT ACTIVATION VIA DCSNET FOR BMW ASSIST.

  • TSB #B612315

    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.

  • TSB #B652617

    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.

  • TSB #B840219

    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.

  • TSB #B513018

    NHTSA ID #10153637

    GROANING NOISE FROM THE CENTER CONSOLE.

  • TSB #B710318

    NHTSA ID #10149547

    REPLACE UNDER HOOD EMISSIONS LABEL This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B71 03 18 dated September 2017 What's New: ? The delivery stop has changed to a service action ? Label location picture updated. A service action has been issu

  • TSB #B540907

    NHTSA ID #10150894

    ?RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT. INFORMATION Documents have been developed showing the known correct statuses for all hall sensors and micro switches used to operate the retractable hard top (RHT). This document is intended t

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10145320

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

  • TSB #B651316

    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 un

  • TSB #B840718

    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.

  • TSB #B840214

    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. Proce

  • TSB #B650717

    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. As a part of this upgrade, the

  • TSB #B840311

    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 a

  • TSB #B511817

    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.

  • TSB #B840916

    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. AFFECTED VEHICLE Vehicles which require this Service Act

  • TSB #B650915

    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. The display is inoperati

  • TSB #B652316

    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. This is normal system behavio

  • TSB #B840916

    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. AFFECTED VEHICLE Vehicles which require this Service Actio

  • TSB #B641216

    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. CC message ""Increased battery discharge"" - standby curren

  • TSB #B840616

    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.

  • TSB #B011116

    NHTSA ID #10146993

    "S55 LEAK DIAGNOSIS MODULE (NVLD): LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. INFORMATION For the above-referenced vehicles, BMW of North America, LLC (""BMW NA"") is extending the limited warranty for the leak diagnosis module (

  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

  • TSB #B330416

    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. Manufacturing defect in the rea

  • TSB #B621016

    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). NOTE: Parts replacement or programming the vehicle will not recitify the situati

  • TSB #B840314

    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. In

  • TSB #B660916

    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 fault

  • TSB #B640316

    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 servic

  • TSB #B130315

    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. SUBJECT N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Inje

  • TSB #B360115

    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. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Check Control Message: Tire Pressure Monitor (RDCi) Failur

  • TSB #B161514

    NHTSA ID #10150905

    SI B16 15 14 January 2016 Fuel Supply Systems Technical Service.This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B16 15 14 dated December 2014, designates changes to this revision. SUBJECT NVLD Tank Leakage FC 190302 Fuel Tank Ventilation

  • TSB #B512515

    NHTSA ID #10147874

    Groaning noise from A-pillar Door Stops. A groaning noise can be heard from the A-pillar area near the front door stop when one of the front doors is opened, or when the vehicle is driven on rough roads. CAUSE The bolted connection for the

  • TSB #B513515

    NHTSA ID #10147875

    "Paint may be blistered / damaged in the area on the left side roof side frame AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves certain F82 (M4 Coupe) models produced from January 13, 2015 to April 1, 2015. Vehicles which require this Service

  • TSB #51 23 15

    NHTSA ID #10059091

    BMW: DETACHED BOWDEN CABLE PREVENTS THE DRIVER'S DOOR TO OPEN FROM THE OUTSIDE BUT CAN OPEN FROM THE INSIDE *MA

  • TSB #B651315

    NHTSA ID #10147266

    DWA - False Alarm. The alarm system sporadically activates by itself or the vehicle horn will be activated after the siren comes on. CAUSE Application error in DWA (Alarm System).

  • TSB #B122615

    NHTSA ID #10151401

    MDrive Buttons Are Not Functioning After Programming. The MDrive buttons may not be functioning on M vehicles which have been programmed to one of the following integration levels: ? F020-15-07-500 ? F020-15-07-501 ? F020-15-07-502 ? F020-1

  • TSB #B510815

    NHTSA ID #10151412

    Retrofit for Missing Rear Seat Through-Load Option. The rear seat through-load capability is 100% standard option for F83 (M4 Convertible) 2015 model year. Some vehicles may have this option is missing.

  • TSB #B610415

    NHTSA ID #10147204

    Horn Blows when Unlocking Vehicle. The customer states that the vehicle horn sounds briefly when unlocking the vehicle or opening the door. In some cases, the washers spray briefly on the windshield. Front Electronics Module (FEM) software

  • TSB #B651015

    NHTSA ID #10147211

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

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    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

  • TSB #B000614

    NHTSA ID #10152298

    ?SI B00 06 14April 2015 Maintenance and General HintsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B00 06 14 dated March 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT BMW Early Warning Information Program.

  • TSB #B840514

    NHTSA ID #10147690

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

  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

    "MSUBJECT iPhone and iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION With the release of iOS 8.0, please be aware of the important functional change noted below: Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns the phone off. z He or she turns the ph

  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

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

  • TSB #511914

    NHTSA ID #10148029

    "Service Action: Check Door Pull Trim and Replace if Needed. The trim on the door pull may become easily detached. Manufacturing tolerances and a defect in workmanship may cause the door pull trim to release. AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service

  • TSB #512514

    NHTSA ID #10148031

    "Service Action: Replace Engine Compartment Sound Insulation. The sound insulation in the engine compartment does not seal properly. 1.Left side: Turn the locks (1) 90 degrees counterclockwise. Unlock the catch (2) and remove the cover (3)

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B652119

    NHTSA ID #10169473

    AUDIO PLAYBACK NOT POSSIBLE: No audio heard inside the vehicle. Failure of the audio amplifier due to water ingress in the luggage compartment.

  • TSB #B652617

    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. The audio

  • TSB #B122319

    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 me

  • TSB #B652617

    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.

  • TSB #B840219

    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.

  • TSB #B840718

    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.

  • TSB #B650318

    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.

  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10142945

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

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10136738

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

  • TSB #B840616

    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.

  • TSB #B840516

    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. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

  • TSB #B621016

    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). NOTE: Parts replacement or programming the vehicle will not recitify the situati

  • TSB #B840314

    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. In

  • TSB #B840815

    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. However, the call only connects via voice (no data is transmitted

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147833

    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

  • TSB #B652015

    NHTSA ID #10147834

    Noise from speaker grills/ surrounds. There may be interference noises (rattles, squeaks, clicking) from the front or rear speaker grill/surrounds when the audio is on. CAUSE ? Contact between front door panel or speaker grill/surround with

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    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

  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

    "MSUBJECT iPhone and iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION With the release of iOS 8.0, please be aware of the important functional change noted below: Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns the phone off. z He or she turns the ph

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

  • TSB #B651315

    NHTSA ID #10147266

    DWA - False Alarm. The alarm system sporadically activates by itself or the vehicle horn will be activated after the siren comes on. CAUSE Application error in DWA (Alarm System).

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

  • TSB #B841117

    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.

  • TSB #B650318

    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.

  • TSB #B650617

    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 qualit

  • TSB #B652316

    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. This is normal system behavio

  • TSB #B650616

    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. NBT Head Unit software

  • TSB #B650716

    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 the

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    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

EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #B650709

    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 instance:

  • TSB #B650709

    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 instance:

  • TSB #B651117

    NHTSA ID #10143565

    NAVIGATION PRO (NBT EVO) MAP UPDATE NOT POSSIBLE, NAVIGATION DOES NOT START: Navigation system will not start at all or the: ÒNavigation system startsÓ message is permanently displayed; or

  • TSB #B651312

    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+).

  • TSB #B652015

    NHTSA ID #10147834

    Noise from speaker grills/ surrounds. There may be interference noises (rattles, squeaks, clicking) from the front or rear speaker grill/surrounds when the audio is on. CAUSE ? Contact between front door panel or speaker grill/surround with

  • TSB #B651015

    NHTSA ID #10147211

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

  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

    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

  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

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

  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

    Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #B640613

    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. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended t

  • TSB #B641216

    NHTSA ID #10136357

    HVAC BLOWER NOT WORKING: HVAC blower is not working.

  • TSB #B640613

    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.. Customer may complain of reduced air flow

  • TSB #B641216

    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. Climate control unit (IHKA) software"

  • TSB #B650709

    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.

  • TSB #B640613

    NHTSA ID #10147832

    A/C Cooling: Intermittent Reduction of Air Flow. Customer may complain of reduced air flow when the air conditioning system is operated for an extended time, usually longer than 30 minutes. INFORMATION Possibility of reproducing this situat

EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #260214

    NHTSA ID #10148419

    Ticking Noise from Driveshaft During "Hard" Acceleration. A clicking noise is heard from the center of the vehicle during hard acceleration. The right side parking-brake tube comes into contact with the driveshaft.

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #B710318

    NHTSA ID #10149547

    REPLACE UNDER HOOD EMISSIONS LABEL This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B71 03 18 dated September 2017 What's New: ? The delivery stop has changed to a service action ? Label location picture updated. A service action has been issu

  • TSB #B710318

    NHTSA ID #10154760

    SERVICE ACTION REPLACE UNDER HOOD EMISSIONS LABEL. A service action has been issued (effective September 10; 2018) on Model Year 2019 BMW M4 Coupe vehicles that have been produced from July 3-31; 2018. The affected vehicles were equipped wi

  • TSB #B511615

    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. On affected vehicles, there i

  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147202

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

EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #B840214

    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.

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

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

  • TSB #BMWAUG0616

    NHTSA ID #10147048

    The delivery stop has been lifted for certain affected M vehicles produced from May 12, 2016 through July 4, 2016. While the delivery stop has been lifted, customers must sign a disclosure prior to delivery acknowledging the premature weari

  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

    Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

  • TSB #000614

    NHTSA ID #10148410

    BMW Early Warning Information Program. To ensure both initial and long-term quality, we are asking for your participation in the BMW Early Warning Information program. We would like feedback on the BMW models shown in the table below, which

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  • TSB #B652119

    NHTSA ID #10169473

    AUDIO PLAYBACK NOT POSSIBLE: No audio heard inside the vehicle. Failure of the audio amplifier due to water ingress in the luggage compartment.

  • TSB #B652617

    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. The audio

  • TSB #B341019

    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 bra

  • TSB #B122319

    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 me

  • TSB #B840719

    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.

  • TSB #B612315

    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.

  • TSB #B513018

    NHTSA ID #10153637

    GROANING NOISE FROM THE CENTER CONSOLE.

  • TSB #B840616

    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.

  • TSB #B840516

    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. ConnectedDrive Services not synchronized by Te

  • TSB #B513316

    NHTSA ID #10147023

    SLOSHING NOISES/WATER IN REAR PASSENGER COMPARTMENT. Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving. Water ingress in the rear passenger compartment (rear seat bench / rear passenger compartme

  • TSB #B513416

    NHTSA ID #10147024

    RAISING OF WIND DEFLECTOR AT A HIGH SPEED. Unintentional lifting of the wind deflector occurs at a high speed and it is perceived that it may possibly detach. CAUSE Rear seat backrest not locked. This is not visually detectable at first gla

  • TSB #B513515

    NHTSA ID #10151180

    "This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 35 15 dated December 2015.. Paint may be blistered / damaged in the area on the left side roof side frame AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves certain F82 (M4 Coupe) models prod

  • TSB #B650216

    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.

  • TSB #B840314

    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. There are various connectivity failures with the followi

  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

    "MSUBJECT iPhone and iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION With the release of iOS 8.0, please be aware of the important functional change noted below: Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns the phone off. z He or she turns the ph

  • TSB #613414

    NHTSA ID #10148187

    Service Action: Replace Neck Warmer Control Unit. The control unit for the rear seat neck warmer may not be coded correctly. This causes the neck warmer to malfunction. Incorrect coding of the neck warmer control unit

  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

    Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

    Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

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