TSB List for the 2018 BMW M4

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2018 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
  • STEERING: STEERING WHEEL/HANDLE BAR
  • SUSPENSION
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
  • SUSPENSION:REAR
  • SUSPENSION:MULTIPLE AXLE
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC
  • PARKING BRAKE
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:CRANKCASE (PCV)
  • 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
  • LIGHTING (PWS)
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER
  • VISIBILITY:WINDSHIELD WIPER/WASHER:SWITCH/WIRING
  • AIR BAGS
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK
  • VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL
  • WHEELS
  • WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS
  • SEATS
  • SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY
  • FORWARD COLLISION AVOIDANCE: ADAPTIVE CRUISE CONTROL
  • COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS
  • 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 #B340414

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194296

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • 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 #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 »

    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: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 »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #B341019

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10201141

      Inform the customer during a consultation that the M Compound (standard equipment) and M Carbon Ceramic (optional) brakes are high-performance brake systems which are designed for sporty, dynamic driving styles. 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 #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 »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC

    • TSB #B340414

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194296

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Read More »

    • TSB #B360121

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194298

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #B513016

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174015

      TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 4) replaces SI B51 30 16 dated March 2018. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #B610520

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174019

      CCM DISPLAYED "INCREASED BATTERY DRAIN" CAUSED BY CONTROLLER: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 1) replaces SI B61 05 20 dated February 2020. Electrostatic discharge at standstill / start engine. Read More »

    • TSB #B111019

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163993

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

    • 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 #B122216

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      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. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #B122216

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2018
      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. 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:CRANKCASE (PCV)

    • TSB #B111019

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165278

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

    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 #B610520

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10176377

      CCM DISPLAYED "INCREASED BATTERY DRAIN" CAUSED BY CONTROLLER: A yellow CCM (Check Control Message) ID 415 is displayed- "Increased battery drain! // Battery. Electrostatic discharge at standstill / start engine. Read More »

    • 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 #B610520

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10172497

      CCM DISPLAYED "INCREASED BATTERY DRAIN" CAUSED BY CONTROLLER. A yellow CCM (Check Control Message) ID 415 is displayed- "Increased battery drain! // Battery. Electrostatic discharge at standstill / start engine. 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 #B540907

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      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). 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 #B650216

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    • TSB #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 #B651419

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

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

    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 »

    • TSB #B620116

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151016

      "Vehicles which have had the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) replaced may display incorrect CBS (Condition Based Service) data after programming. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #B840221

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200249

      The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network provider starting February 2022. Read More »

    • 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 #B651419

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

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

    • TSB #B651419

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

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

    • TSB #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 #B620116

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151016

      "Vehicles which have had the Instrument Cluster (KOMBI) replaced may display incorrect CBS (Condition Based Service) data after programming. 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 »

    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: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, 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 #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 #B513016

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10174015

      TAILGATE UNINTENTIONALLY OPENS: This Service Information Bulletin (Revision 4) replaces SI B51 30 16 dated March 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B651119

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163055

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

    • TSB #B650414

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

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

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #B540907

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163047

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

    • 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 #B540907

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143557

      RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #B513316

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200233

      Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving Water ingress in the luggage compartment, or in the rear passenger compartment- rear seat bench rear passenger compartment foot well rear ... Read More »

    • TSB #B540907

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143557

      RETRACTABLE HARDTOP STATUS REQUEST SUPPLEMENT Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #B513316

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200233

      Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving Water ingress in the luggage compartment, or in the rear passenger compartment- rear seat bench rear passenger compartment foot well rear ... Read More »

    • TSB #B513316

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164006

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

    • TSB #B540907

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      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). Read More »

    • TSB #B540218

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      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. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #B513218

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184578

      PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED: The paint finish of the door jamb (above the door striker) is scratched due to the inner door cavity window seal. Read More »

    • TSB #B512315

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      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.. 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 »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #B512315

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      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.. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

    • TSB #B513016

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

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

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

    • TSB #B513016

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

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

    VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

    • TSB #B660916

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

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

    WHEELS

    • TSB #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 »

    WHEELS:LUGS/NUTS/BOLTS

    • 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 #B513316

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200233

      Water sloshing noises coming from the rear passenger compartment (left or right) while driving Water ingress in the luggage compartment, or in the rear passenger compartment- rear seat bench rear passenger compartment foot well rear ... Read More »

    • TSB #B520919

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

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

    • TSB #B520318

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

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

    SEATS:MID/REAR ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #B513316

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10164006

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

    COMMUNICATION:MANUFACTURER TELEMATICS

    • TSB #B840221

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200249

      The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network provider starting February 2022. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #B840221

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200249

      The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network provider starting February 2022. Read More »

    • TSB #B360121

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194298

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Read More »

    • TSB #B640613

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186227

      ?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. The evaporator starts to freeze up. Read More »

    • TSB #B640613

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186889

      ?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. The evaporator starts to freeze up. Read More »

    • 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 #B513218

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184578

      PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED: The paint finish of the door jamb (above the door striker) is scratched due to the inner door cavity window seal. Read More »

    • 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 #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 #B652119

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      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. 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 #B111019

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165278

      CRANKCASE BEDPLATE DELIVERY STOP: CRANKCASE BEDPLATE. INFORMATION Reimbursement for this Delivery Stop/Repair Action will be via normal claim entry. 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 #B710318

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B540907

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      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). 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 #B651316

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

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

    • TSB #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 #B840214

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

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

    • TSB #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 #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 #B130315

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

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

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #B840221

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200489

      TELEMATICS UNIT RETROFIT TO 4G CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY: The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network provider starting February ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840121

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200487

      TELEMATICS UNIT DEACTIVATION DUE TO 3G CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY DISCONTINUATION: The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network ... Read More »

    • TSB #B652119

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      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. 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 #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 #B621016

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

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

    • TSB #B841117

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

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

    • TSB #B650318

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

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

    • TSB #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 »

    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 »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #B710318

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B710318

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      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. 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 »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #B840221

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200249

      The discontinuation of 3G cellular communication for Combox, TCB 3G and ATM 3G (Telematics ControlModule) can no longer be supported by the cellular network provider starting February 2022. Read More »

    • TSB #B360121

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10194298

      Diagnosis of Compound Brake System Complaints in M Vehicles: 1. Visible cracks are caused by high thermal stresses during rapid heating and cooling of the brake discs. Read More »

    • 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 #B513218

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10184578

      PAINT ON THE B-PILLAR IS SCRATCHED/DAMAGED: The paint finish of the door jamb (above the door striker) is scratched due to the inner door cavity window seal. Read More »

    • 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 #B652119

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2019
      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. 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 #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 #B650216

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    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 #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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