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TSB List for the 2012 BMW X3

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

STEERING

  • TSB #B611915

    NHTSA ID #10146764

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

    Summary: Grating or Scraping Noise When Turning Steering Wheel. There is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. The noise comes from the steering column switch cluster (SZL), coil spring or steering wheel. When the steering w

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  • TSB #B611915

    NHTSA ID #10147257

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

    Summary: Grating or Scraping Noise When Turning Steering Wheel. There is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. The noise comes from the steering column switch cluster (SZL), coil spring or steering wheel. CAUSE When the stee

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  • TSB #660314

    NHTSA ID #10148009

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

    Summary: Steering Wheel Vibration Level Is Unacceptable. The vibration level produced by the steering wheel vibration actuator is too strong or too weak. This is only noticed when Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is triggered. CAUSE Vibration actuator i

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STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

  • TSB #B611915

    NHTSA ID #10147257

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

    Summary: Grating or Scraping Noise When Turning Steering Wheel. There is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. The noise comes from the steering column switch cluster (SZL), coil spring or steering wheel. CAUSE When the stee

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STEERING:COLUMN

  • TSB #B611915

    NHTSA ID #10147257

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

    Summary: Grating or Scraping Noise When Turning Steering Wheel. There is a grating or scraping noise when the steering wheel is turned. The noise comes from the steering column switch cluster (SZL), coil spring or steering wheel. CAUSE When the stee

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STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #320218

    NHTSA ID #10136305

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CHECK CONTROL MESSAGE (CCM): ASSISTANCE SYSTEM RESTRICTED AFTER DELETING TRANSPORT MODE: The CCM assistance systems restricted or pedestrian protection system failed is displayed after deleting transport mode.

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SUSPENSION

  • TSB #660314

    NHTSA ID #10148009

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

    Summary: Steering Wheel Vibration Level Is Unacceptable. The vibration level produced by the steering wheel vibration actuator is too strong or too weak. This is only noticed when Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is triggered. CAUSE Vibration actuator i

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #B340516

    NHTSA ID #10146892

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

    Summary: CBS BRAKE PAD CALCULATION AND CORRECTION. When a vehicle comes into the workshop for any repair or maintenance job, the bundling calculator recommends a brake maintenance checkup. No brake warning light is illuminated. CBS shows 3,107 miles

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  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

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

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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  • TSB #341013

    NHTSA ID #10147970

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

    Summary: "Wheel Speed Sensor Failure. The Check Control Message displays: ""Driving stabilization, continue driving at a moderate speed. Avoid abrupt braking as far as possible."" Drive to the nearest BMW Service Center. Also ""TPM (Tire Pressure Mo

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC:FOUNDATION COMPONENTS:DISC:PADS

  • TSB #340313

    NHTSA ID #10148316

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

    Summary: Incorrect Remaining Service Life from CBS Data for Brake pads. The yellow "Service Due" warning message lights up in the instrument cluster, even though the brake pad thickness is more than 4.2mm (above the thickness at which the pad sensor

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC:PADS

  • TSB #340313

    NHTSA ID #10148316

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

    Summary: Incorrect Remaining Service Life from CBS Data for Brake pads. The yellow "Service Due" warning message lights up in the instrument cluster, even though the brake pad thickness is more than 4.2mm (above the thickness at which the pad sensor

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #B011014

    NHTSA ID #10135011

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: ENGINE CAMSHAFT (VANOS) ADJUSTMENT UNITS: BMW of North America, LLC (BMW NA) is extending the limited warranty for the Camshaft (VANOS) Adjustment Units on certain model BMW vehicles equipped with the non-turbocharged 6-cylinder engine

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  • TSB #B110115

    NHTSA ID #10135019

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B180310

    NHTSA ID #10146535

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

    Summary: "? NO REGENERATION OF THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B18 03 10 dated November 2010. . The Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. The following fault codes may be stored in the DDE: N47

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  • TSB #B180117

    NHTSA ID #10146534

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

    Summary: "? DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) CLEANING . The following performance issues may be noticed by the customer: CC-Message ""Drive faulty"" Engine jerking or a lack of power over the whole engine speed range Malfunction indicator lamp (MIL)

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  • TSB #B110317

    NHTSA ID #10146526

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

    Summary: ?N20 AND N26 ENGINE: HIGH PITCHED WHINING NOISE FROM LOWER ENGINE AREA . Whining noise from the lower engine area near the engine oil pump that increases frequency when increasing the engine RPM. Wear on the engine oil pump chain drive sp

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  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

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

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

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

    Summary: "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

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  • TSB #B123314

    NHTSA ID #10147863

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

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

    Summary: ?N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be seen emitting from the exhaust tailpipe for approximately 10-20 seconds. No turbo charger boost faults are stored and no dri

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  • TSB #B111012

    NHTSA ID #10146944

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

    Summary: N20 Engine: Repeated Juddering or Surging While Accelerating. The vehicle judders or surges repeatedly while accelerating in hot ambient temperatures between 3,000 RPM and 5,000 RPM. The Service Engine Soon lamp is not illuminated, and no f

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  • TSB #B110515

    NHTSA ID #10147653

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

    Summary: "N20 and N55 Engine: Engine Oil Filter Application for Plastic Oil Filter Housing. The current version of EPC does not provide all available options for the engine oil filters used in the N20 and N55 engines produced with a ""plastic"" oil

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  • TSB #B110315

    NHTSA ID #10147652

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

    Summary: N20 and N26 Engine: Oil Leaks from Cylinder Head Cover. There is an engine oil leakage under the vehicle, or the vehicle smells of engine oil. The cylinder head cover gasket is leaking engine oil due to loose retaining bolt(s).

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  • TSB #B123314

    NHTSA ID #10147667

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

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

    Summary: SUBJECT DME Internal and Valvetronic Faults Set at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The Service Engine Soon light (MIL) can be illuminated with the erroneous internal and Valvetronic faults stored in the DME. The MIL will only come on if the faul

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  • TSB #SIB-16-16-14

    NHTSA ID #10057527

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

    Summary: BMW: SELECTIVE CATALYST REDUCTION MODULE (SCR) HAS A STORED FAULT, PRESSURE BUILD UP IS LOW, CAUSING SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT TO ILLUMINATE. *

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  • TSB #123814

    NHTSA ID #10147602

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

    Summary: SUBJECT N20, N26, and N55 Engines with Injector Electrical Faults. Any of the following symptoms could occur simultaneously with injector electrical faults stored in the DME: z After the engine is turned off for a short time, it can no long

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  • TSB #SIB-16-15-14

    NHTSA ID #10057341

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

    Summary: BMW: MALFUNCTION WARNING LIGHT FOR ENGINE IS ILLUMINATED DUE TO PURGE AIR SYSTEM MICRO LEAKAGE AND VENTILATION OF FUEL TANK FROM CONTAMINATION. *PE

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  • TSB #SIB-11-14-14

    NHTSA ID #10057337

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

    Summary: BMW: DUE TO DEBRIS ENTERING OIL PASSAGE OF ENGINE, IT WILL KNOCK AND LOSE POWER, DURING CYLINDER HEAD MATING SURFACES AND CLEANING OF ENGINE BLOCK AFTER REPAIR TO ENGINE. *PE

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  • TSB #SIB-12-14-12

    NHTSA ID #10045283

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

    Summary: BMW: EXPERIENCING LOSS OF ENGINE POWER, SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP IS ILLUMINATED, A NOISE, LIKE RATTLING, COMING FROM ENGINE COMPARTMENT. *PE UPDATED 10/31/12. *PE MODELS 2010 E70, 71, 82, 88, 90, 92, 93, F07, 10, 12, 13, 25.

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  • TSB #620613

    NHTSA ID #10148333

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

    Summary: Condition Based Service Due Date Is Reset to 01/2000. The Condition Based Service (CBS) due date is reset to 01/2000 and cannot be updated for: * Oil Service * Check Vehicle Note: No fault code is stored Software error in the Instrument Cl

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  • TSB #121712

    NHTSA ID #10148256

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

    Summary: N52T / N55 with 8HP45: Delay in Engine Response. A customer may complain of a delay in engine response after decelerating at low road speeds and then reaccelerating. This can occur when the transmission remains in a high gear due to a delay

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  • TSB #240313

    NHTSA ID #10148259

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

    Summary: A customer may complain of a delay in engine response after decelerating at low road speeds and then reaccelerating. This can occur when the transmission remains in a high gear due to a delay in the transmission downshifting. This situation

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  • TSB #SIB-12-09-12

    NHTSA ID #10049299

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

    Summary: BMW: WITHOUT RELEVANT FAULTS STORED IN DME MEMORY, WHEN AT LOW SPEED MANEUVERING AND IDLING, OR STEERING TURNED TO FULL LOCK POSITION, OR DRIVING OFF THROTTLE (COASTING) AND BRAKING AT 10MPH, VEHICLE WOULD IDLE SPEED MAY FLUCTUATE UP AND DO

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  • TSB #121513

    NHTSA ID #10147706

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

    Summary: ?N20 and N26 Engine: Various VANOS System Faults Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon lamp and Engine Malfunction warning are illuminated, and the vehicle has reduced power output. This situation can occur as a customer complaint, or afte

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  • TSB #SIB-24-03-13

    NHTSA ID #10052360

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: SOME VEHICLE ENGINES MAY EXPERIENCE A DELAY IN RESPONSE TO ACCELERATION, AFTER SLOWING DOWN, DUE TO AN UNFAVORABLE SOFTWARE CALIBRATION. MODELS F10, 25, 07, E70, 71. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

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  • TSB #SIB-12-12-13

    NHTSA ID #10052358

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE ALTERNATOR WOULD MALFUNCTION, DUE TO SPORADICALLY CHARGING OR NOT CHARGE AT ALL, INTERMITTENTLY, WHEN ENGINE'S AT OPERATING TEMPERATURE. MODELS F10, F25. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

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  • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

    NHTSA ID #10049679

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: IF BSD COMMUNICATION IS DISRUPTED, OIL LEVEL SENSOR DATA IS NO LONGER RECEIVED BY DME. BSD COMMUNICATION FAULT(S), AFTER REPAIRS ARE SHORTLY SET, REQUIRES REMOVAL OF IGNITION HARNESS FROM CYLINDER HEAD COVER. ALL MODELS. NO MODEL

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  • TSB #SB-1214

    NHTSA ID #10049439

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: VEHICLES NEEDS DIAGNOSING FOR N63 MISFIRE FAULTS WHEN SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP IS ILLUMINATED. LACK OF DIAGNOSING ENGINE OR FUEL SYSTEM COULD CAUSE INCORRECT DIAGNOSIS AND REPEATED REPAIR ATTEMPTS. NO MODELS OR MODEL YEARS LISTED.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #B122617

    NHTSA ID #10136714

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

    Summary: MIL IS ON WITH DME FAULT 195014 - DIFFERENTIAL PRESSURE SENSOR: The Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) is illuminated and the following fault is stored in the Digital Motor Electronics (DME) fault memory:

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  • TSB #B160117

    NHTSA ID #10146633

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER AND NVLD SENSOR HOLDER. What's New: ? Description of the problem and the procedure is clarified. The activated charcoal canister and NVLD sensor holder are damaged. Transportation damage.

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146573

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

    Summary: N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Procedure change: indentifying injector type using an ISTA test plan. . The current version of the ETK incorporates multiple part number errors

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  • TSB #B123314

    NHTSA ID #10147863

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

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

    Summary: The plastic oil filter housing may fail and lead to an internal and/or external engine oil or coolant leak.

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  • TSB #B123314

    NHTSA ID #10147667

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #123314

    NHTSA ID #10148168

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #123014

    NHTSA ID #10148167

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

    Summary: Engine Intermittently Will Not Start at Very Low Outside Temperatures. The engine will not start at times at very low outside temperatures (-4F/-20C and colder); however, the battery state of charge is correct and the starter turns the en

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  • TSB #010414

    NHTSA ID #10148087

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

    Summary: External Engine Oil Leaks and Repairs. During the vehicle's operational life, normal engine oil seepage or sweating, in addition to accumulated road dust, dirt and grime in the engine compartment can cause the appearance of a more severe oi

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #SIB-12-16-11

    NHTSA ID #10041407

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT IS ON AND THE ENGINE HAS REDUCED POWER WITH TROUBLE CODES STORED. *RM UPDATED ON 4/24/2013. *KB

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

  • TSB #B110618

    NHTSA ID #10145292

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: TURBO BOOST ACTUATOR ROD LOOSE (DIESEL): Limited engine performance (lack of boost) with a Malfunction Indicator Lamp (MIL) illuminated.

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B180117

    NHTSA ID #10146534

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

    Summary: "? DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) CLEANING . The following performance issues may be noticed by the customer: CC-Message ""Drive faulty"" Engine jerking or a lack of power over the whole engine speed range Malfunction indicator lamp (MIL)

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  • TSB #B180310

    NHTSA ID #10146535

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

    Summary: "? NO REGENERATION OF THE DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTER (DPF) This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B18 03 10 dated November 2010. . The Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. The following fault codes may be stored in the DDE: N47

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

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

    Summary: ?N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be seen emitting from the exhaust tailpipe for approximately 10-20 seconds. No turbo charger boost faults are stored and no dri

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

  • TSB #110215

    NHTSA ID #10147591

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

    Summary: SUBJECT Deleting DME Adaptations After Crankshaft Sensor-related Repairs. The erroneous misfire faults are stored, and the Service Engine Soon light (MIL) illuminates The ISTA Service Function to delete the DME adaptations fails to clear th

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B662317

    NHTSA ID #10135050

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE: When the remote is located in the range of the Smart Opener operation may be the contactless tailgate (Smart Opener) opens / close unintentionally from objects in the vicinity of the rea

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  • TSB #B160117

    NHTSA ID #10146533

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

    Summary: ?DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER. A Delivery Stop has been issued on the BMW X3 and X4 produced from February 3, 2017 ? February 7, 2017 involving the activated charcoal filter and holding bracket. The filter and the bracket must b

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  • TSB #161514

    NHTSA ID #10148173

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #130514

    NHTSA ID #10148218

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

    Summary: N20 and N26 Injector Replacement. INFORMATION When a defective high-pressure fuel injector is identified with an index "02" designation, as shown in the illustration below, all 4 injectors must be replaced at the same time. This bulletin on

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  • TSB #SB-1214

    NHTSA ID #10049439

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 12 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: VEHICLES NEEDS DIAGNOSING FOR N63 MISFIRE FAULTS WHEN SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP IS ILLUMINATED. LACK OF DIAGNOSING ENGINE OR FUEL SYSTEM COULD CAUSE INCORRECT DIAGNOSIS AND REPEATED REPAIR ATTEMPTS. NO MODELS OR MODEL YEARS LISTED.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY

  • TSB #B160117

    NHTSA ID #10146533

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

    Summary: ?DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER. A Delivery Stop has been issued on the BMW X3 and X4 produced from February 3, 2017 ? February 7, 2017 involving the activated charcoal filter and holding bracket. The filter and the bracket must b

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

  • TSB #123814

    NHTSA ID #10147602

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

    Summary: SUBJECT N20, N26, and N55 Engines with Injector Electrical Faults. Any of the following symptoms could occur simultaneously with injector electrical faults stored in the DME: z After the engine is turned off for a short time, it can no long

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

  • TSB #130514

    NHTSA ID #10148218

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

    Summary: N20 and N26 Injector Replacement. INFORMATION When a defective high-pressure fuel injector is identified with an index "02" designation, as shown in the illustration below, all 4 injectors must be replaced at the same time. This bulletin on

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

  • TSB #SIB-16-05-11

    NHTSA ID #10042471

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: FUEL GAUGE SENSOR IS NOT REGISTERING CORRECT FUEL LEVEL OF FULL OR NEAR EMPTY PROPERLY. IMPROVEMENT TASK FORCE AVAILABLE TO HELP WITH DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR OF FUEL LEVEL SENSOR. *PE UPDATED 4/23/12. *PE UPDATED 5/1/2012

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10147084

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #120115

    NHTSA ID #10147594

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

    Summary: SUBJECT N20 and N26 Differential Pressure Sensor Fault 195002 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) light is on with the following differential pressure sensor fault stored: z 195002 - Differential pressure sensor, tank vent valve, e

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  • TSB #123314

    NHTSA ID #10148168

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

    Summary: Fault Code 1D2008 Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon light is on. Fault Code 1D2008: Map thermostat: jammed open is stored in the DME. There may also be a complaint of low heat output with lower outside temperatures. CAUSE During the en

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  • TSB #120113

    NHTSA ID #10148252

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

    Summary: "Transmission Intermittently Goes into ""P"" or ""N"" After MSA Engine Start. After an MSA engine start, the transmission intermittently goes into the Park (P) or Neutral (N) position without any customer influence. This problem can be spor

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  • TSB #240313

    NHTSA ID #10148259

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

    Summary: A customer may complain of a delay in engine response after decelerating at low road speeds and then reaccelerating. This can occur when the transmission remains in a high gear due to a delay in the transmission downshifting. This situation

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  • TSB #121712

    NHTSA ID #10148256

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

    Summary: N52T / N55 with 8HP45: Delay in Engine Response. A customer may complain of a delay in engine response after decelerating at low road speeds and then reaccelerating. This can occur when the transmission remains in a high gear due to a delay

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SIB-12-01-13

    NHTSA ID #10052077

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

    Summary: BMW: DUE TO UNFAVORABLE DME/EGS SOFTWARE, THE TRANSMISSION CAN SPORADICALLY GO INTO PARK OR NEUTRAL. THIS OCCURS AFTER AN MSA ENGINE START. ALSO INCLUDED MODEL M6 MODEL YEAR 2012. *JS UPDATED 2/11/14. *PE UPDATED 08/05/201

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  • TSB #SIB270212

    NHTSA ID #10051459

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: DSC WARNING LIGHT IS ON. THE WARNING LAMPS FOR DSC, ABS AND BRAKE WARNING ILLUMINATED. THERE MAY ALSO BE A WARNING IN THE CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. *JS

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POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

  • TSB #B270415

    NHTSA ID #10147241

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

    Summary: Shudder from the Driveline on Vehicles with xDrive. There is a shudder or vibration from the driveline when taking off from a stop, or when accelerating at highway speeds. CAUSE Possible multiple root causes related to the engine, wheels &

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #B612115

    NHTSA ID #10145301

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAYS VARIOUS CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES: The instrument cluster displays various check control messages.

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  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10143570

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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:

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840218

    NHTSA ID #10135052

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: HEAD UNIT HIGH RESETS WITH CONNECTION OF IPHONE 8, IPHONE 8+ OR IPHONE X

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  • TSB #B621017

    NHTSA ID #10146684

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

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

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10136745

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

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information

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  • TSB #B840816

    NHTSA ID #10146660

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

    Summary: The underlying 2G technology for the GSM (Global System Mobile communication) COMBOX will no longer be supported by the cellular network providers after December 31, 2016. This COMBOX and the BMW Assist services that use its functionality w

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  • TSB #B840316

    NHTSA ID #10146659

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: GSM COMBOX DEACTIVATION / DISCONTINUATION WITH 4 YEAR ASSIST SERVICE. What's New: ? Model: Option code removed to prevent confusion about affected vehicles ? Situation: Information added about Bluetooth functionality that is

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  • TSB #B620117

    NHTSA ID #10146653

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

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

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  • TSB #B160117

    NHTSA ID #10146574

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE ACTIVATED CHARCOAL FILTER AND NVLD SENSOR HOLDER What's New: ? Procedure, parts and warranty added. The activated charcoal canister and or NVLD sensor holder may be damaged. Transportation damage.

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  • TSB #B650616

    NHTSA ID #10146603

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

    Summary: ?NBT HEAD UNIT ABORTS IMPORT OF CD Whats New: ? G12 (7 Series) removed ? I01 (i3) removed ? Warranty Section updated for removal of G12 and I01 . While importing a CD to the internal music collection of an NBT head unit the process aborts.

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  • TSB #B070314

    NHTSA ID #10146779

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

    Summary: Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015.. Fault codes stored in vehicles being serviced are not being diagnosed, leading to repeat repair

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  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

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

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B612115

    NHTSA ID #10146842

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

    Summary: The Instrument Cluster Displays Various Check Control Messages This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 21 15 dated August 2016. The instrument cluster displays various check control messages. Signal invalid The wiring harness be

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  • TSB #B661816

    NHTSA ID #10147039

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

    Summary: 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 (

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  • TSB #B611814

    NHTSA ID #10147550

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

    Summary: Various Electrical Faults Caused by Shorted K-CAN2 This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 18 14 dated July 2014. One or more of the following situations can occur when the K-CAN2 wiring in the vehicles is shorted. There is no c

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  • TSB #B620715

    NHTSA ID #10147830

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

    Summary: "Instrument Cluster display is partially blank. INFORMATION Covered under the terms of the BMW New Vehicle Limited Warranty for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks or the BMW Certified Pre-Owned Program. If you are using a Main labor code for a

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  • TSB #B651615

    NHTSA ID #10147783

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

    Summary: Navigation CIC vehicle positioning temporarily incorrect. The Navigation system may temporarily display the vehicle in the wrong location. This mainly occurs on short sections of road and the vehicle position may take 2 or more minutes to b

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10147084

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

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

    Summary: SUBJECT DME Internal and Valvetronic Faults Set at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The Service Engine Soon light (MIL) can be illuminated with the erroneous internal and Valvetronic faults stored in the DME. The MIL will only come on if the faul

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

    Summary: iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5, 5S, 5C, 4S, 4, and 3GS with iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION There is one major difference in functionality since iOS 8.0 was released. Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns his or her phone off. z He or

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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #123414

    NHTSA ID #10148169

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

    Summary: N52T DME Fault CD9304: Diagnostic Hints for Bit-Serial Data Interface Communication. If there is a problem with communication on the Bit-serial data interface bus (BSD), the obvious symptoms are related to the oil service CBS functions. The

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148120

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on

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  • TSB #611814

    NHTSA ID #10148123

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

    Summary: Various Electrical Faults Caused by Shorted K-CAN2. One or more of the following situations can occur when the K-CAN2 wiring in the vehicles is shorted. ? There is no communication with any K-CAN2 control modules during an ISTA vehicle test

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  • TSB #652113

    NHTSA ID #10148130

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

    Summary: When Unlocking with Comfort Access the Outside Door Mirrors Are in the Wrong Position. The vehicle is locked with one remote key and then enters sleep mode. The vehicle is then unlocked using one of the outside door handles with the second

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  • TSB #840314

    NHTSA ID #10148101

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

    Summary: iPhone: Connection Failures with iOS 7. There are various connectivity failures with the iPhone using iOS 7. Some examples are listed below: * Call disconnection * Contact List incomplete * General connection failures CAUSE Apple software i

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on t

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  • TSB #SIB-12-09-12

    NHTSA ID #10049299

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

    Summary: BMW: WITHOUT RELEVANT FAULTS STORED IN DME MEMORY, WHEN AT LOW SPEED MANEUVERING AND IDLING, OR STEERING TURNED TO FULL LOCK POSITION, OR DRIVING OFF THROTTLE (COASTING) AND BRAKING AT 10MPH, VEHICLE WOULD IDLE SPEED MAY FLUCTUATE UP AND DO

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  • TSB #612213

    NHTSA ID #10147923

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

    Summary: """Increased battery discharge!"" CC Message upon Startup. CAUSE A software error in the Intelligent Battery Sensor causes an incorrect State of Charge (SoC) to be stored in the DME. The power management system then interprets this as a hea

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  • TSB #652513

    NHTSA ID #10147953

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

    Summary: "ConnectedDrive/BMW ASSIST Features Are Inoperative. ConnectedDrive features are partially or completely inoperative. * No traffic information (RTTI / ARTTI) * BMW ASSIST ""My Info"" service doesn't work. CAUSE The Electronic Subscriber Agr

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  • TSB #652413

    NHTSA ID #10147952

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

    Summary: Headunit-High: INITIAL Enabling Code Is Not Accepted Via I-Drive. INFORMATION Do not replace any parts. NOTE: First time activation of the navigation system should always be performed during the Quality Certification 1 (QC1) Pre-Delivery Ch

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  • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

    NHTSA ID #10049679

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: IF BSD COMMUNICATION IS DISRUPTED, OIL LEVEL SENSOR DATA IS NO LONGER RECEIVED BY DME. BSD COMMUNICATION FAULT(S), AFTER REPAIRS ARE SHORTLY SET, REQUIRES REMOVAL OF IGNITION HARNESS FROM CYLINDER HEAD COVER. ALL MODELS. NO MODEL

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  • TSB #SIB-61-02-12

    NHTSA ID #10043862

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: ELECTRONIC MALFUNCTION AND VARIOUS CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES ARE DISPLAYED IN CID (CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY) AND INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *PE MODELS 2009-2012 E70, E71, E72, E82, E88, E90, E91, E92, E93, F01, F02, F04, F07, F10, F1

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

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

    Summary: USB CABLE: BATTERY DISCHARGE/AUDIO FAILURE/RADIO RECEPTION. No sound from the radio, telephone, gong signal and or PDC. Poor radio reception and failure of the telematics systems. Possible Check Control system message: o Battery discharge w

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  • TSB #SIB-61-13-05

    NHTSA ID #10052012

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: BATTERY HAS AN INCREASED DEMAND DUE TO DEVELOPEMENTAL PROCESS OF THE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM. THIS IS CAUSING THE BATTER TO NEED TO UNDERGO AN ENERGY DIAGNOSIS. *KB

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:ALTERNATOR/GENERATOR/REGULATOR

  • TSB #SIB-12-12-13

    NHTSA ID #10052358

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE ALTERNATOR WOULD MALFUNCTION, DUE TO SPORADICALLY CHARGING OR NOT CHARGE AT ALL, INTERMITTENTLY, WHEN ENGINE'S AT OPERATING TEMPERATURE. MODELS F10, F25. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

  • TSB #B612115

    NHTSA ID #10147031

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

    Summary: The Instrument Cluster Displays Various Check Control Messages This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 21 15 dated March 2016.. The instrument cluster displays various check control messages. This includes messages for the PDC (

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  • TSB #SIB-61-18-14

    NHTSA ID #10056324

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

    Summary: BMW: IN SOME VEHICLES, WHEN THE K CAN2 WIRING IS SHORTED, NO COMMUNICATION WITH ANY CONTROL MODULES (BOX ELECTRONICS, TELEMATIC CONTROL MODULE,CAR ACCESS SYSTEM, RADIO/NAVIGATION, CENTRAL GATEWAY MODEL OR FOOTWELL MODULE) DURING VEHICLE TE

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  • TSB #SIB-66-01-13

    NHTSA ID #10051999

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: DUE TO WIRING HARNESS SHORT CIRCUIT, THE FRONT AND/OR REAR PDC SENSORS FAILS TO WORK WHEN REVERSE GEAR IS SELECTED OR BUTTON (PDC) IS PRESSED. MODEL 2011-2013 F25. *PE

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:FUSES AND CIRCUIT BREAKERS

  • TSB #B61-13-12

    NHTSA ID #10044023

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW:VARIOUS FUNCTIONS OF THE ELECTRICAL SYSTEM FAIL. IN RARE CASES, THE VEHICLE MAY NOT START. ONE OF THE 100-AMP FUSES IN THE REAR POWER DISTRIBUTION BOX (X3) MOUNTED ON THE BATTERY HAS FAILED. *JS UPDATED ON 4/25/2013. *KB

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #B621215

    NHTSA ID #10138402

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #SB-62-03-13

    NHTSA ID #10051899

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2013
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY IS INTERMITTENTLY INOPERATIVE. BMW F25, AND F30 MODELS. *KB

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10143570

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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:

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

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

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B652016

    NHTSA ID #10146901

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

    Summary: CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. After starting the vehicle, the Control Display (CID) right side (split screen) display does not stay on the l

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  • TSB #B612115

    NHTSA ID #10147031

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

    Summary: The Instrument Cluster Displays Various Check Control Messages This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 21 15 dated March 2016.. The instrument cluster displays various check control messages. This includes messages for the PDC (

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  • TSB #B090315

    NHTSA ID #10146941

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

    Summary: "Cruise Control does not Operate after Programming with ISTA/P 3.56.x. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 3.56.x (integration level F025-15-07-50x), cruise control cannot be activated. If the customer tries to activate cruise control

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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

    Summary: iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5, 5S, 5C, 4S, 4, and 3GS with iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION There is one major difference in functionality since iOS 8.0 was released. Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns his or her phone off. z He or

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  • TSB #840214

    NHTSA ID #10148135

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

    Summary: 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 tim

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  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

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

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

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  • TSB #620613

    NHTSA ID #10148333

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

    Summary: Condition Based Service Due Date Is Reset to 01/2000. The Condition Based Service (CBS) due date is reset to 01/2000 and cannot be updated for: * Oil Service * Check Vehicle Note: No fault code is stored Software error in the Instrument Cl

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  • TSB #240313

    NHTSA ID #10148259

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

    Summary: A customer may complain of a delay in engine response after decelerating at low road speeds and then reaccelerating. This can occur when the transmission remains in a high gear due to a delay in the transmission downshifting. This situation

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  • TSB #SIB-61-02-12

    NHTSA ID #10043862

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: ELECTRONIC MALFUNCTION AND VARIOUS CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES ARE DISPLAYED IN CID (CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY) AND INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. *PE MODELS 2009-2012 E70, E71, E72, E82, E88, E90, E91, E92, E93, F01, F02, F04, F07, F10, F1

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #630414

    NHTSA ID #10147945

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

    Summary: Delay in Automatic Driving Light Switching On/Off. When driving out of a tunnel or exiting underground parking, the automatic driving light remains switched on for two minutes, even in daylight. The automatic driving light switching on/off

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

  • TSB #B611416

    NHTSA ID #10147028

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

    Summary: WASHER FLUID LEAKS FROM THE HEADLIGHT WASHER JETS. Washer fluid leaks from the headlight cleaning washer jets. Calcification buildup causes washer fluid to leak out of the headlight cleaning washer jets.

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  • TSB #SIB-63-09-14

    NHTSA ID #10057566

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

    Summary: BMW: SOME VEHICLES, WITH 552 OPTION, ARE EXPERIENCING A MALFUNCTION OF LED HEADLIGHT ON ONE WHERE IT FLICKERS ON AN DOFF DURING DRIVING AND THE CONTROL CHECK MESSAGE IS INDICATING DEFECTIVE DRIVING LIGHT OR PARKING LIGHT. *PE

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10146962

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

    Summary: "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

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:HIGH/LOW BEAM DIMMER SWITCH

  • TSB #SIB-63-11-14

    NHTSA ID #10057568

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

    Summary: BMW: ON SOME VEHICLES, WHEN STARTING, LOW BEAM, WITH 0552 OPTION, WOULD BRIEFLY FLASHES, DUE TO A FAULTY LED MAIN LIGHT MODULE THAT NEEDS REPLACING. MODEL 2008-14 F01, F02, F06, F07, F10, F12, F13, F25. *PE

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VISIBILITY

  • TSB #B611416

    NHTSA ID #10146837

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

    Summary: WASHER FLUID LEAKS FROM THE HEADLIGHT WASHER JETS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 14 16 dated August 2016.. Washer fluid leaks from the headlight cleaning washer jets. Calcification buildup causes washer fluid to leak ou

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VISIBILITY:POWER WINDOW DEVICES AND CONTROLS

  • TSB #SIB-51-08-12

    NHTSA ID #10043921

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2012
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE PASSENGER FRONT WINDOW REGULATOR. *KB

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:REAR WINDOW

  • TSB #CSC-512911

    NHTSA ID #10044679

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2011
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. INFORMATION REGARDING THE DEFECT IN THE REAR WINDOW DEFROSTER THAT FAILS TO OPERATE PROPERLY. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. *PE

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #B650414

    NHTSA ID #10146769

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

    Summary: "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

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  • TSB #650414

    NHTSA ID #10147091

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

    Summary: "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

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AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

  • TSB #SI B65 04 14

    NHTSA ID #10057707

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

    Summary: BMW:SOME BMW MODELS MAY OR MAY NOT DISPLAY AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT. *TA

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #B660517

    NHTSA ID #10143566

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DOOR CANNOT BE OPENED WITH COMFORT ACCESS: One or more doors are unable to be opened from the outside of the vehicle using the Comfort Access System.

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  • TSB #B660517

    NHTSA ID #10143566

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DOOR CANNOT BE OPENED WITH COMFORT ACCESS: One or more doors are unable to be opened from the outside of the vehicle using the Comfort Access System.

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT

  • TSB #B512915

    NHTSA ID #10147253

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

    Summary: "This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B51 29 15 dated August 2015.. Both rear side ""fixed"" windows need to be replaced due to incorrect glue application, this may cause a water leak. AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involv

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TAILGATE

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10142933

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

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

    Summary: 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

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STRUCTURE:BODY:HATCHBACK/LIFTGATE

  • TSB #B512716

    NHTSA ID #10146544

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

    Summary: ?RATTLE/ POPPING FROM REAR HATCH AREA . There are two related but separate issues (only one may be present at a time) during driving, especially on uneven surfaces: A. Clicking noises or squeaking noises from the area of the rear hatch. Or

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10147022

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

    Summary: 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

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STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

  • TSB #B540617

    NHTSA ID #10136729

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

    Summary: WATER LEAK NEAR ROOF FUNCTION CENTER (FZD): Dampness is noticed on the roof liner near the Roof Function Center and/or the hands free microphone.

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TAILGATE:LATCH

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:TRUNK LID:LOCK

  • TSB #B513016

    NHTSA ID #10136344

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

  • TSB #120915

    NHTSA ID #10147599

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

    Summary: "SUBJECT N55: Slight Surging at Constant Speeds when Accelerating Very Lightly. The vehicle shudders or surges slightly while driving at constant speeds and applying the accelerator very lightly. This symptom is most easily reproduced under

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:ACCELERATOR PEDAL

  • TSB #120915

    NHTSA ID #10147599

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

    Summary: "SUBJECT N55: Slight Surging at Constant Speeds when Accelerating Very Lightly. The vehicle shudders or surges slightly while driving at constant speeds and applying the accelerator very lightly. This symptom is most easily reproduced under

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL:CRUISE CONTROL

  • TSB #B620615

    NHTSA ID #10147778

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

    Summary: "Active Cruise Control will not engage. AFFECTED VEHICLES This Service Action involves F25 (X3) produced from December 9, 2010 to July 31, 2012. Vehicles which require this Service Action to be completed will show it as ""Open"" when checke

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  • TSB #B090315

    NHTSA ID #10146941

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

    Summary: "Cruise Control does not Operate after Programming with ISTA/P 3.56.x. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 3.56.x (integration level F025-15-07-50x), cruise control cannot be activated. If the customer tries to activate cruise control

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #360314

    NHTSA ID #10148096

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

    Summary: RDC: Incorrect Tire Position Displayed with Air Pressure Drop. When there is a low tire pressure warning, in some cases the position of the affected tire may be incorrectly displayed in the instrument cluster and CD (Control Display). Soft

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  • TSB #360211

    NHTSA ID #10148318

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

    Summary: Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Functional Changes. INFORMATION There has been a disruption in the production and supply chain of certain electronic components. These events have influenced global manufacturing facilities, including the

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WHEELS

  • TSB #B270415

    NHTSA ID #10147241

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

    Summary: Shudder from the Driveline on Vehicles with xDrive. There is a shudder or vibration from the driveline when taking off from a stop, or when accelerating at highway speeds. CAUSE Possible multiple root causes related to the engine, wheels &

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  • TSB #660314

    NHTSA ID #10148009

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

    Summary: Steering Wheel Vibration Level Is Unacceptable. The vibration level produced by the steering wheel vibration actuator is too strong or too weak. This is only noticed when Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is triggered. CAUSE Vibration actuator i

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  • TSB #341013

    NHTSA ID #10147970

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

    Summary: "Wheel Speed Sensor Failure. The Check Control Message displays: ""Driving stabilization, continue driving at a moderate speed. Avoid abrupt braking as far as possible."" Drive to the nearest BMW Service Center. Also ""TPM (Tire Pressure Mo

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SEATS

  • TSB #B520318

    NHTSA ID #10145298

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #652113

    NHTSA ID #10148130

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

    Summary: When Unlocking with Comfort Access the Outside Door Mirrors Are in the Wrong Position. The vehicle is locked with one remote key and then enters sleep mode. The vehicle is then unlocked using one of the outside door handles with the second

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LANE DEPARTURE

  • TSB #660314

    NHTSA ID #10148009

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

    Summary: Steering Wheel Vibration Level Is Unacceptable. The vibration level produced by the steering wheel vibration actuator is too strong or too weak. This is only noticed when Lane Departure Warning (LDW) is triggered. CAUSE Vibration actuator i

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LANE DEPARTURE: SENSING SYSTEM: OTHER

  • TSB #B662116

    NHTSA ID #10146906

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

    Summary: KAFAS CAMERA-BASED ASSISTANCE SYSTEM LIMITS. INFORMATION The situations described above may all be caused by known limitations of the system such as: Dirty windshield Incomplete calibration process Unsuccessful calibration Restricted visibi

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INTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #SI B65 04 14

    NHTSA ID #10057707

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

    Summary: BMW:SOME BMW MODELS MAY OR MAY NOT DISPLAY AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT. *TA

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COMMUNICATION

  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

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

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

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10145320

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840718

    NHTSA ID #10138410

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10146719

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

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

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  • TSB #B840311

    NHTSA ID #10146658

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

    Summary: "?Telematics Device Spares Replacement Part Activation via DCSnet for BMW Assist What's New: ? Model: All models added along with 6AC option code ? Situation: All information added ? Information: Deleted CDMA related information and added a

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10146794

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

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

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10146964

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

    Summary: "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 16 dated July 2016.. If an NBT-EVO head unit is swapped into a different vehicle it will enter a locked mode once it re

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  • TSB #B652016

    NHTSA ID #10146901

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

    Summary: CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. After starting the vehicle, the Control Display (CID) right side (split screen) display does not stay on the l

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

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

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

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

    Summary: USB CABLE: BATTERY DISCHARGE/AUDIO FAILURE/RADIO RECEPTION. No sound from the radio, telephone, gong signal and or PDC. Poor radio reception and failure of the telematics systems. Possible Check Control system message: o Battery discharge w

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  • TSB #B611416

    NHTSA ID #10147028

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

    Summary: WASHER FLUID LEAKS FROM THE HEADLIGHT WASHER JETS. Washer fluid leaks from the headlight cleaning washer jets. Calcification buildup causes washer fluid to leak out of the headlight cleaning washer jets.

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

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

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

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  • TSB #11 13 15

    NHTSA ID #10058986

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

    Summary: THE PLASTIC OIL FILTER MIGHT FAIL WHICH WILL CAUSE A LEAKAGE TO THE INTERNAL AND /OR EXTERNAL ENGINE OIL OR COOLANT

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

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

    Summary: The plastic oil filter housing may fail and lead to an internal and/or external engine oil or coolant leak.

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

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

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #B840514

    NHTSA ID #10147690

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 05 09 dated July 2009. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC Headunit: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Car Information Computer (CIC) began replacing the Car Co

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  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

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

    Summary: "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

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  • TSB #SIB-01-13-14

    NHTSA ID #10057336

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

    Summary: BMW: NEW SERVICE PROGRAM PROCEDURE IS NOW AVAILABLE REGARDING THE BRAKE FLUID, TIRE PRESSURES, LOCK/STRIKER ADJUSTMENTS FOR TRUNK OR TAILGATE, BATTERY, EXTERIOR LIGHTING. *PE

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  • TSB #011314

    NHTSA ID #10148215

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

    Summary: BMW Customer-Focused Satisfaction (CFS) Program. Based on customer feedback, BMW has determined that during the first three years of service, some vehicles may require specific additional service work. BMW of North America, LLC ("BMW NA") i

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  • TSB #650214

    NHTSA ID #10148128

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

    Summary: Headunit High Is Constantly Resetting. After connecting a mobile device via Bluetooth, the Headunit High (HU-H) constantly resets. This is because the mobile device paired/connected to the vehicle contains one or more emails with 30 or more

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on t

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  • TSB #653009

    NHTSA ID #10147954

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

    Summary: Enabling Code FSC/SWT - Enabling the Navigation System Map at QC1. The navigation system is inoperative unless the map is enabled during the QC1 Pre-Delivery Check. INFORMATION New vehicles come equipped with a navigation road map that must

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B840718

    NHTSA ID #10138410

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B651216

    NHTSA ID #10136360

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Integrated Navigation Voice Not Loud Enough: Integrated Navigation voice guidance is not loud enough to be heard over loud music.

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  • TSB #B662317

    NHTSA ID #10135995

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONTACTLESS TAILGATE (SMART OPENER) IS TOO SENSITIVE: When the remote is located in the range of the Smart Opener operation may be the contactless tailgate (Smart Opener) opens / close unintentionally from objects in the vicinity of the rea

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  • TSB #B650318

    NHTSA ID #10142940

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10142945

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10136738

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

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

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

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

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

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  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

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

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

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

    Summary: "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

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

  • TSB #B840618

    NHTSA ID #10136000

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CONNECTEDDRIVE-REMOTE SERVICES DO NOT FUNCTION: Remote Services (such as locking and unlocking the car, vehicle location by honking the horn, flashing the lights or on the map in the BMW Connected App) do not function after vehicle has been

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

  • TSB #B841117

    NHTSA ID #10135054

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B650318

    NHTSA ID #10142940

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B650617

    NHTSA ID #10146604

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

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

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  • TSB #B652316

    NHTSA ID #10146902

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

    Summary: ?AUDIO VOLUME NOT RESTORED AFTER MSA STOP, ENTRY HEAD UNIT. Volume of audio system (when set to near maximum) is reduced when Auto Start-Stop (MSA) stop occurs and is not restored upon automatic engine restart. This is normal system behavio

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

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

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10145306

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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:

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  • TSB #B651117

    NHTSA ID #10143565

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10143564

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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:

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  • TSB #B651216

    NHTSA ID #10136360

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: Integrated Navigation Voice Not Loud Enough: Integrated Navigation voice guidance is not loud enough to be heard over loud music.

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  • TSB #B651312

    NHTSA ID #10136361

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

    Summary: 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+).

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  • TSB #B652416

    NHTSA ID #10146903

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

    Summary: "NBT NAVIGATION DOES NOT ROUTE ON TOLL ROADS. NBT Navigation does not provide routes that include certain toll roads. CAUSE Roads that have toll lanes ""without a cash option"" where not utilized for routing in NBT map data versions: NEXT 2

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  • TSB #B651615

    NHTSA ID #10147783

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

    Summary: Navigation CIC vehicle positioning temporarily incorrect. The Navigation system may temporarily display the vehicle in the wrong location. This mainly occurs on short sections of road and the vehicle position may take 2 or more minutes to b

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  • TSB #B650915

    NHTSA ID #10147154

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

    Summary: HU-H: Headunit Resets Intermittently or Permanently. The HU-H (Headunit-High) resets intermittently or permanently. ? The display is inoperative and there is no audio output ? Automatic system start-up after a couple of seconds CAUSE Softwa

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  • TSB #651312

    NHTSA ID #10147625

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 05 09 dated July 2009. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC Headunit: Navigation System Road Map Usage. INFORMATION The Car Information Computer (CIC) began replacing the Car Co

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  • TSB #652413

    NHTSA ID #10147626

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 24 13 dated January 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Headunit-High: INITIAL Enabling Code Is Not Accepted Via I-Drive. INFORMATION Do not replace parts and do not program

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  • TSB #651009

    NHTSA ID #10147624

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

    Summary: This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 10 09 dated March 2013. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT CIC head unit: Vehicle Position Is Missing or Incorrect on Navigation Map. The vehicle position is missing or incorrect

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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #650514

    NHTSA ID #10148276

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

    Summary: Traffic Information Is Inoperative. The traffic information is intermittently or permanently inoperative. * Traffic flow is not displayed on the navigation map. * The traffic list is empty. 1. The Offboard Availability (backend) system is

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  • TSB #653009

    NHTSA ID #10147954

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

    Summary: Enabling Code FSC/SWT - Enabling the Navigation System Map at QC1. The navigation system is inoperative unless the map is enabled during the QC1 Pre-Delivery Check. INFORMATION New vehicles come equipped with a navigation road map that must

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

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

    Summary: "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

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147202

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

    Summary: "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

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10143569

    • Date Announced: MAY 01 2018
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

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

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #360211

    NHTSA ID #10148318

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

    Summary: Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Functional Changes. INFORMATION There has been a disruption in the production and supply chain of certain electronic components. These events have influenced global manufacturing facilities, including the

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #B652616

    NHTSA ID #10146966

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

    Summary: "USB DEVICE IS NOT DETECTED BY CHAMP2 HEAD UNIT. Media connected to the USB connector is not recognized by the audio system. Playback of files from the media is not possible. Message displayed on the audio system display: ""Title cannot be

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  • TSB #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10146964

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

    Summary: "NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot Be Swapped Between Vehicles for Testing This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B65 13 16 dated July 2016.. If an NBT-EVO head unit is swapped into a different vehicle it will enter a locked mode once it re

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  • TSB #B652016

    NHTSA ID #10146901

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

    Summary: CID Split Screen Always Changes Back to Compass Display. This Service Information bulletin Replaces SI B65 20 16 dated June 2016. After starting the vehicle, the Control Display (CID) right side (split screen) display does not stay on the l

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10147042

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

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

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  • TSB #B840516

    NHTSA ID #10147041

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #B612115

    NHTSA ID #10147031

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

    Summary: The Instrument Cluster Displays Various Check Control Messages This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 21 15 dated March 2016.. The instrument cluster displays various check control messages. This includes messages for the PDC (

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  • TSB #B611416

    NHTSA ID #10147028

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

    Summary: WASHER FLUID LEAKS FROM THE HEADLIGHT WASHER JETS. Washer fluid leaks from the headlight cleaning washer jets. Calcification buildup causes washer fluid to leak out of the headlight cleaning washer jets.

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  • TSB #840115

    NHTSA ID #10147628

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

    Summary: "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

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: 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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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: 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

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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

    Summary: iPhone 6, 6 Plus, 5, 5S, 5C, 4S, 4, and 3GS with iOS 8.x Information. INFORMATION There is one major difference in functionality since iOS 8.0 was released. Scenario: z The customer leaves the vehicle and turns his or her phone off. z He or

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  • TSB #011314

    NHTSA ID #10148215

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

    Summary: BMW Customer-Focused Satisfaction (CFS) Program. Based on customer feedback, BMW has determined that during the first three years of service, some vehicles may require specific additional service work. BMW of North America, LLC ("BMW NA") i

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

    Summary: Check Control Messages Related to Battery Charge During Cold Ambient Temperatures. On cold days with an outside ambient temperature of less than 15F, customers may notice a check control message related to the battery that is displayed on t

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