TSB List for the 2018 BMW X3

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STEERING

  • TSB #B270118

    NHTSA ID #10149967

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

    Summary: "?DYNAMIC STABILTY CONTROL WARNING ON WITH LIMITED POWER STEERING ASSIST This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B34 09 16 dated January 2017 What's New: ? This SIB is a complete revision of B34 09 16. Steering feels heavy (limited po

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  • TSB #B320518

    NHTSA ID #10145330

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

    Summary: POWER STEERING ASSISTANCE UNAVAILABLE AFTER ENGINE START: Sporadically, upon start up, the Electronic Power Steering (EPS) is not functioning.

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  • TSB #B510918

    NHTSA ID #10145295

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

    Summary: G01 RUBBING/SCRAPING NOISE WHEN TURNING THE STEERING WHEEL: When turning the steering wheel, a rubbing or scraping noise may be heard.

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  • TSB #B320418

    NHTSA ID #10138389

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

    Summary: NOISY OR STIFF MANUAL STEERING COLUMN MOVEMENT: Movement of the manual adjusting steering column is either noisy or stiff.

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  • TSB #B310218

    NHTSA ID #10138388

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

    Summary: RATTLING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE: Rattling noises from the front axle near the steering gear when driven over uneven/rough road surfaces

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STEERING:WHEEL AND HANDLE BAR

  • TSB #B510918

    NHTSA ID #10145295

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

    Summary: G01 RUBBING/SCRAPING NOISE WHEN TURNING THE STEERING WHEEL: When turning the steering wheel, a rubbing or scraping noise may be heard.

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STEERING:COLUMN

  • TSB #B320418

    NHTSA ID #10138389

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

    Summary: NOISY OR STIFF MANUAL STEERING COLUMN MOVEMENT: Movement of the manual adjusting steering column is either noisy or stiff.

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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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PARKING BRAKE

  • TSB #B340318

    NHTSA ID #10138390

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

    Summary: ELECTROMECHANICAL HOLDING BRAKE (EMF) ERROR

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #B122018

    NHTSA ID #10145293

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: PROGRAM CONTROL UNITS (DME): The check engine light is illuminated and the vehicle may run roughly

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  • TSB #B120718

    NHTSA ID #10138375

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

    Summary: DME FC 1C0102 IS STORED WITH NO OTHER RELATED FAULTS: The following fault has been stored in the Digital Motor electronics (DME) fault memory with no other engine oil pressure faults stored.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B130118

    NHTSA ID #10136335

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: CHECK ROUTING OF FUEL LINE: The fuel feed line is not correctly routed behind the tank ventilation line and may conflict with components of the intake system.

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:HOSES, LINES/PIPING, AND FITTINGS

  • TSB #B130118

    NHTSA ID #10136335

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: CHECK ROUTING OF FUEL LINE: The fuel feed line is not correctly routed behind the tank ventilation line and may conflict with components of the intake system.

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

  • TSB #B620618

    NHTSA ID #10143563

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

    Summary: FUEL GAUGE INCORRECTLY DISPLAYING LOW FUEL LEVEL: Occasionally, on restart after refueling, the fuel gauge will display the fuel level as low (minimum) and the range display will be at an implausible (maximum) value.

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POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B310218

    NHTSA ID #10138388

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

    Summary: RATTLING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE: Rattling noises from the front axle near the steering gear when driven over uneven/rough road surfaces

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #B720417

    NHTSA ID #10149548

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

    Summary: FALSE WARNINGS THAT THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT IS OCCUPIED WITHOUT THE SEAT BELT BUCKLED. Acoustic and visual warnings indicate that the front passenger seat is occupied and the seat belt is not fastened, when the seat is actually unoccupied.

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  • TSB #B840616

    NHTSA ID #10150057

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2018
    • 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 (Integrated Circuit Card Identifier).

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  • TSB #B662017

    NHTSA ID #10150055

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

    Summary: ?DISPLAY KEY IS NON-FUNCTIONAL. Display key is non-functional. Display key cannot be charged or switched on. Possibly defective display key.

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  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10150056

    • Date Announced: SEPTEMBER 01 2018
    • 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 t

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  • TSB #B620818

    NHTSA ID #10145344

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

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER DISPLAY SHAKES-SHIFTS TO THE LEFT: The Instrument cluster intermittently flickers, shakes and has shifted to the left.

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  • TSB #B520518

    NHTSA ID #10145335

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

    Summary: SEAT MEMORY SWITCH SPORADICALLY NOT FUNCTIONING: Selecting one of the saved seat positions (via the memory seat position switch on the door panel), fails to work.

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  • TSB #B620518

    NHTSA ID #10145341

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

    Summary: HEADS UP DISPLAY SPORADICALLY INOPERATIVE: Fault memory entry “B7F6E4 HUD: Fault in display backlighting is stored in the instrument cluster.

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  • TSB #B620718

    NHTSA ID #10145343

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

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER REMAINS DARK AFTER STARTING THE ENGINE: When power Terminal 15 (key on) is energized, the instrument cluster does not initialize – no meters/dials are displayed and it remains completely black.

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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 #B612217

    NHTSA ID #10138399

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

    Summary: DIAGNOSTIC COMMUNICATION WITH FLEXRAY CONTROL MODULES NOT POSSIBLE: There are no customer complaints associated with this issue.

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  • TSB #B621917

    NHTSA ID #10136354

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

    Summary: INSTRUMENT CLUSTER REMAINS DARK AFTER STARTING THE VEHICLE: Upon starting the vehicle (terminal 15 switched on), the instrument cluster does not function (stays dark, no needle response, no bus communication).

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  • TSB #B320717

    NHTSA ID #10142931

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

    Summary: ELECTRONIC POWER STEERING (EPS) FAULT CODE 0X4822A6, VOLTAGE SUPPLY: During the vehicle test, fault code 0x4822A6 (voltage supply - global under-voltage external) is entered in the EPS

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #B612717

    NHTSA ID #10135039

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

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

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DIGITAL INSTRUMENT PANEL

  • TSB #B620618

    NHTSA ID #10145342

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

    Summary: FUEL GAUGE INCORRECTLY DISPLAYING LOW FUEL LEVEL AFTER VEHICLE IS REFUELED: Occasionally, on restart after refueling, the fuel gauge will display the fuel level as low (minimum) and the range display will be at an implausible (maximum) valu

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  • 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 #B621717

    NHTSA ID #10135041

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

    Summary: ERRONEOUS HEAD-UP DISPLAY FAULT IN INSTRUMENT CLUSTER: B7F6E3 - HUD: Fault in the communication (HUD not answering) in instrument cluster fault.

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  • TSB #B621817

    NHTSA ID #10135042

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

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

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #B620518

    NHTSA ID #10143562

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

    Summary: HEADS UP DISPLAY SPORADICALLY INOPERATIVE: Fault memory entry “B7F6E4 HUD: Fault in display backlighting “is stored in the instrument cluster.

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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 #B661218

    NHTSA ID #10143567

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

    Summary: DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVE GUARD SYSTEM: A Delivery Stop Service Action has been issued (effective April 12, 2018) on Model Year 2019 BMW X3 SAV vehicles produced from March 29, 2018 – April 3, 2018.

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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 #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10138404

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

    Summary: NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it reco

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  • TSB #B620218

    NHTSA ID #10136353

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

    Summary: VEHICLE CHECK DISPLAYS DUE IN CBS DATA AFTER RESET FOR 2ND OIL SERVICE: After reset of service interval (e.g. oil change), the vehicle check is displayed as "Due" (yellow).

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  • TSB #B120818

    NHTSA ID #10136333

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

    Summary: ROUGH RUNNING AND VARIOUS VANOS FAULTS STORED: The check engine light is illuminated and the vehicle may run rough at idle and while driving.

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LIGHTING (PWS)

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • 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.

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS:CONCEALMENT DEVICES

  • TSB #B630516

    NHTSA ID #10136355

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2018
    • 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.

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VISIBILITY:SUN ROOF ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #B540318

    NHTSA ID #10136346

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

    Summary: PANORAMIC SUNROOF DOES NOT FUNCTION OR CAUSES NOISE DURING OPERATION: The panoramic sunroof may not be functioning, or may be causing noises during operation from the area of the roof function center (FZD).

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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES

  • TSB #B660817

    NHTSA ID #10149545

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

    Summary: REAR VIEW CAMERA FAILS TO DISPLAY IMAGE. Sporadically, when the rear view camera is activated, either via selecting reverse with the shift selector or by direct camera selection, no image appears in the display. Camera function returns afte

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VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER SYSTEM:WINDSHIELD:BLOWER

  • TSB #B640518

    NHTSA ID #10145304

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

    Summary: EXCESS NOISE WHEN DEFROST BLOWER IS AT MAX: Loud, rushing, wind noise is heard from ventilation outlets, as shown in video, https://tinyurl.com/V640418 when defroster blower is set at maximum speed.

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #B720417

    NHTSA ID #10149548

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

    Summary: FALSE WARNINGS THAT THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT IS OCCUPIED WITHOUT THE SEAT BELT BUCKLED. Acoustic and visual warnings indicate that the front passenger seat is occupied and the seat belt is not fastened, when the seat is actually unoccupied.

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SEAT BELTS

  • TSB #B720417

    NHTSA ID #10149548

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

    Summary: FALSE WARNINGS THAT THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT IS OCCUPIED WITHOUT THE SEAT BELT BUCKLED. Acoustic and visual warnings indicate that the front passenger seat is occupied and the seat belt is not fastened, when the seat is actually unoccupied.

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SEAT BELTS:FRONT:WARNING LIGHT/DEVICES

  • TSB #B720417

    NHTSA ID #10145319

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

    Summary: FALSE WARNINGS THAT THE FRONT PASSENGER SEAT IS OCCUPIED WITHOUT THE SEAT BELT BUCKLED: Acoustic and visual warnings indicate that the front passenger seat is occupied and the seat belt is not fastened, when the seat is actually unoccupied.

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #B510118

    NHTSA ID #10135034

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

    Summary: TRANSPORTATION FILM ADHESIVE REMAINS ON THE REAR SPOILER REINFORCEMENT AFTER REMOVAL

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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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STRUCTURE:BODY:ROOF AND PILLARS

  • TSB #B510318

    NHTSA ID #10135036

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

    Summary: RATTLE NOISE FROM B PILLAR AREA WHILE DRIVING: A rattle noise can be heard in the lower B pillar area on either side while driving, mostly at highway speeds.

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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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SEATS

  • TSB #B520518

    NHTSA ID #10145335

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

    Summary: SEAT MEMORY SWITCH SPORADICALLY NOT FUNCTIONING: Selecting one of the saved seat positions (via the memory seat position switch on the door panel), fails to work.

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ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL

  • TSB #B270118

    NHTSA ID #10149967

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

    Summary: "?DYNAMIC STABILTY CONTROL WARNING ON WITH LIMITED POWER STEERING ASSIST This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B34 09 16 dated January 2017 What's New: ? This SIB is a complete revision of B34 09 16. Steering feels heavy (limited po

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BACK OVER PREVENTION

  • TSB #B660817

    NHTSA ID #10149545

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

    Summary: REAR VIEW CAMERA FAILS TO DISPLAY IMAGE. Sporadically, when the rear view camera is activated, either via selecting reverse with the shift selector or by direct camera selection, no image appears in the display. Camera function returns afte

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  • TSB #B661317

    NHTSA ID #10135049

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

    Summary: SURROUND VIEW CAMERA DISPLAYS INCORRECT VEHICLE MODEL: After programming the vehicle, the incorrect vehicle model is displayed in the CID (Central Information Display) when surround view camera function is active.

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  • TSB #B660817

    NHTSA ID #10136741

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

    Summary: REAR VIEW CAMERA FAILS TO DISPLAY IMAGE: Sporadically, when the rear view camera is activated, either via selecting reverse with the shift selector or by direct camera selection, no image appears in the display.

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BACK OVER PREVENTION: SENSING SYSTEM: CAMERA

  • TSB #B660817

    NHTSA ID #10138406

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

    Summary: REAR VIEW CAMERA FAILS TO DISPLAY IMAGE: Sporadically, when the rear view camera is activated, either via selecting reverse with the shift selector or by direct camera selection, no image appears in the display.

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B840918

    NHTSA ID #10145321

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

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

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  • 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 #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10145316

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

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

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  • TSB #B012018

    NHTSA ID #10145291

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

    Summary: 2018 MODEL YEAR G01 (X3) VEHICLES WERE SHIPPED WITH 2019 MODEL YEAR WARRANTY/MAINTENANCE INFORMATION BOOKLETS IN ERROR: Approximately 1,911 2018 model year G01 (X3) vehicles were shipped from plant 10 (Spartanburg SC) with 2019 model year G

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  • TSB #B661218

    NHTSA ID #10143567

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

    Summary: DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVE GUARD SYSTEM: A Delivery Stop Service Action has been issued (effective April 12, 2018) on Model Year 2019 BMW X3 SAV vehicles produced from March 29, 2018 – April 3, 2018.

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  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10138411

    • Date Announced: APRIL 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 #B661218

    NHTSA ID #10138409

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

    Summary: DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVE GUARD SYSTEM: A Delivery Stop has been issued (effective April 12, 2018) on Model Year 2019 BMW X3 SAV vehicles

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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 #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10138404

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

    Summary: NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it reco

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  • TSB #B320418

    NHTSA ID #10138389

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

    Summary: NOISY OR STIFF MANUAL STEERING COLUMN MOVEMENT: Movement of the manual adjusting steering column is either noisy or stiff.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B840818

    NHTSA ID #10138411

    • Date Announced: APRIL 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 #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 #B840418

    NHTSA ID #10135998

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

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

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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 #B650118

    NHTSA ID #10142939

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION SENSOR: The active hood for pedestrian protection may not be activated in a collision.

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:ANTI-THEFT DEVICES

  • TSB #B661016

    NHTSA ID #10135994

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

    Summary: GARAGE DOOR OPENER CANNOT BE PROGRAMMED: The vehicle's rear view mirror integrated universal remote control is incompatible with some garage door (or fence) opener devices installed at the driver's residence and/or business.

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  • 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 #B652517

    NHTSA ID #10136739

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

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

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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 #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 #B651316

    NHTSA ID #10138404

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

    Summary: NBT-EVO Head Unit Cannot be Swapped between Vehicles for Testing: If either the NBT-EVO head unit or Body Domain Controller (BDC) are swapped into a different vehicle they will cause the head unit NBT-EVO to enter a locked mode once it reco

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EQUIPMENT:MECHANICAL

  • TSB #B660418

    NHTSA ID #10135047

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

    Summary: DURING PARKING MANEUVERING ASSISTANT OPERATION, DRIVER GEAR INPUT IS IGNORED: Sporadically, during a Parking Maneuvering Assistant or Parking Assistant operation the gear change requested (R to D or D to R) by the driver is ignored.

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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 #B640118

    NHTSA ID #10135044

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

    Summary: TEMPERATURE REGULATION OF AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROL SYSTEM IS NOT ACCEPTABLE: Air distribution and/or temperature regulation variation exceeds design parameters.

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  • TSB #B160218

    NHTSA ID #10135030

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE TEMPERATURE SENSOR FOR THE TANK LEAK DIAGNOSIS MODULE (NVLD): The Service Engine Soon light is illuminated.

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  • TSB #B710118

    NHTSA ID #10135051

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

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE OWNERS MANUAL

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #B661218

    NHTSA ID #10138409

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

    Summary: DELIVERY STOP: ACTIVE GUARD SYSTEM: A Delivery Stop has been issued (effective April 12, 2018) on Model Year 2019 BMW X3 SAV vehicles

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