TSB List for the 2012 BMW X5

Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for the 2012 X5 are official communications between BMW & their dealerships that describe processes for troubleshooting or fixing certain common problems. All vehicle manufacturers are required by U.S. law to make their TSBs available to the public.

  • STEERING
  • SUSPENSION
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT
  • SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING
  • SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER
  • BRAKES (PWS)
  • SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC
  • SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT
  • PARKING BRAKE
  • ENGINE (PWS)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)
  • ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM
  • FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER
  • FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM
  • POWER TRAIN
  • POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING
  • POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)
  • POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)
  • POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE
  • POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT
  • POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT
  • POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:12V/24V/48V BATTERY
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING
  • ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS
  • EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS
  • VISIBILITY
  • VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY
  • VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR
  • VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR
  • AIR BAGS
  • AIR BAGS: AIR BAG/RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE
  • AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE
  • STRUCTURE
  • STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS
  • STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR
  • LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH
  • TIRES:VALVE
  • TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS
  • WHEELS
  • SEATS
  • ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)
  • BACK OVER PREVENTION
  • INTERIOR LIGHTING
  • COMMUNICATION
  • EQUIPMENT
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL
  • EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS
  • EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL
  • EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY
  • EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER
  • EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT
  • STEERING

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142929

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

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151068

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015. Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #320313

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150071

      Steering Column Automatic Adjustment Is Inoperative. The steering column automatic adjustment, when leaving and entering the vehicle, is inoperative. The steering column manual adjustment works properly. Read More »

    • TSB #120912

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149338

      Intermittently, the engine idle speed may fluctuate up and down or cut off under any of the following circumstances, without any relevant faults stored in the DME memory: * While driving off throttle (coasting) and braking at speeds below ... Read More »

    • TSB #320210

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150107

      "Squeaking Noises from Steering Wheel While Turning. There is a squeaking noise from the steering column when the steering wheel is turned. Read More »

    • TSB #120512

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149428

      N63: Drop in Engine Speed While Turning at Low Speeds. The engine speed may drop significantly below normal idling speed if the steering wheel is turned sharply at lower road speeds. Read More »

    SUSPENSION

    • TSB #B310112

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

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

    • TSB #310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150219

      Clicking Noise from Front Axle. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    • TSB #320313

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150071

      Steering Column Automatic Adjustment Is Inoperative. The steering column automatic adjustment, when leaving and entering the vehicle, is inoperative. The steering column manual adjustment works properly. Read More »

    • TSB #320210

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150107

      "Squeaking Noises from Steering Wheel While Turning. There is a squeaking noise from the steering column when the steering wheel is turned. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    SUSPENSION:FRONT:WHEEL BEARING

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-31-01-12

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049319

      BMW: WHILE MANEUVERING AT LOW SPEEDS, MOVEMENT BETWEEN SURFACE CONTACTS OF SWIVEL BEARING AND WHEEL BEARING, CAN CAUSE CLICKING NOISES. MODELS E70, 71, F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, AND 13. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    SUSPENSION:REAR:SHOCK ABSORBER

    • TSB #SIB-33-03-14

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056094

      BMW: DUE TO GUIDE SUPPORTS BEING INCORRECT, THE REAR SHOCK ABSORBERS WERE ASSEMBLED, WHICH WITHIN A LOW MILEAGE CAUSES A RATTLING NOISE. MODEL F15 (X5). *PE Read More »

    BRAKES (PWS)

    • TSB #B340216

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151262

      Squeaking Brakes on the Front Axle for the E70 and E71. A squeaking noise can be heard from the front axle during braking. Front axle brake system Read More »

    • TSB #34 04 15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059089

      BMW - BRAKE BOOSTER VACUUM MIGHT REDUCE IF TEMPERATURE GETS BELOW 14 DEGREES *MA Read More »

    • TSB #340713

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150221

      Brake Fluid Maintenance Service: 36-Month Interval. The CBS displays the first brake fluid service as a 36-month interval from the date of production instead of the appropriate 24-month interval. Read More »

    • TSB #340713

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150037

      Brake Fluid Maintenance Service: 36-Month Interval. The coding in these vehicles has the CBS displaying the first brake fluid service as a 36-month interval from the date of production, instead of the appropriate 24-month interval. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

    • TSB #B270216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147008

      "REPAIRING TRANSFER CASE ACTUATOR (VTG SERVO-MOTOR). The Anti-lock Brakes (ABS), Brakes and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) warnings are on and there may also be a ""Drivetrain Malfunction"" warning on in the Control Display. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:DISC

    • TSB #SIB-27-02-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052363

      BMW: DUE TO AN ERROR IN SOFTWARE CALIBRATION, SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING WARNING ILLUMINATION OF DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-34-06-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052365

      BMW: WARNING LAMPS ARE ILLUMINATED FOR THE DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. MODELS 2012 F25, 30, 01, 02, 07, 10, 12, 13, E70, 71, 84. Read More »

    SERVICE BRAKES, AIR:ANTILOCK:ABS WARNING LIGHT

    • TSB #SIB-27-02-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052363

      BMW: DUE TO AN ERROR IN SOFTWARE CALIBRATION, SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING WARNING ILLUMINATION OF DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-34-06-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052365

      BMW: WARNING LAMPS ARE ILLUMINATED FOR THE DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. MODELS 2012 F25, 30, 01, 02, 07, 10, 12, 13, E70, 71, 84. Read More »

    PARKING BRAKE

    • TSB #B340716

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146823

      "PARKING BRAKE DOES NOT WORK. Parking brake (EMF) sporadically or permanently fails to engage. Check Control Message (CCM) ""Parking brake failed"" is displayed. Read More »

    ENGINE (PWS)

    • TSB #B012218

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178991

      N63 CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT - BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT - RETROFITS/ REPLACEMENTS: This Service Information bulletin applies to: Class vehicles in operation on the road (Applicable N63 engine model vehicles); by Class members (Class Vehicle ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167977

      N63: OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT DIAGNOSIS/REPAIRS (VERSION 12.0). What's New: Engine Timing Chain Guide Pre-Inspection (with Valve Stem Seal Repair) instruction added Updated N63 Replacement Engine Assembly/Part statement ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10167978

      N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OILCONSUMPTION/BATTER. What's New: The short-term extension window of one (1) year/12,000 miles from date of the settlement has expired. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10165276

      While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal day-to-day operational use of the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163992

      N63 CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR OIL CONSUMPTION AND BATTERY DRAIN - OVERVIEW This Service Information Bulletin replaces SI B01 29 18 dated October 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163026

      N63 ENGINE: OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURES. While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110919

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163029

      N55 ENGINE: FC 28A0 OR 101F01 THROTTLE VALVE OPENING ANGLE. The engine malfunction warning is illuminated and one of the following fault codes are stored in the DME shortly after programming the vehicle or with a customer complaint. Read More »

    • TSB #B110113

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149564

      N63 AND N63T ENGINE: ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION, ENGINE OIL TOP-UPS AND REFILL CAPACITY. Customers with one of the vehicles above may complain that the engine's oil consumption is "too high," resulting in engine oil top-ups and workshop ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149960

      N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B111117

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149961

      ?ENGINE LEAK DIAGNOSIS ON TURBOCHARGED V8 ENGINES. When diagnosing an engine oil leak or a coolant leak on turbocharged V8 engines it is necessary to use a borescope to identify if the source of the leak is from under the turbochargers. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145279

      PRELIMINARY CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT INFORMATION: N63 OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN: BMW of North America, LLC (“BMW NA”) has entered into a preliminary nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs (“Class Members”) in the following class ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110115

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135019

      Engine Oil Quick Reference Chart and Drain Plug Torque: The current version of ISTA/D has an error in the engine oil capacity specification for all vehicles with the N63R engine and xDrive. Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146706

      N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B11 08 15 June May 2017 What's New: Diagnostic tips updated. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B180117

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146534

      "? 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B180310

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146535

      "? 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. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146527

      "?N63, N63TU, N63R, S63 AND S63TU ENGINES: UPPER OIL PAN REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated October 2016. . Read More »

    • TSB #B130815

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147006

      Service Action: S63 Engine - Check and Replace High- Pressure Injectors This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 08 15 dated January 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151301

      N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated March 2016. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151303

      "N63, N63TU and N63R Engines: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Repair Instructions This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated August 2015.. Read More »

    • TSB #SI B11 05 16

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10076475

      Service Action: S63 Engine Ņ Replace Crankcase Vent Connecting Line The crankcase ventilation connection line may deteriorate prematurely causing any of the following: Ņ vacuum leak Ņ various fault codes related to mixture ... Read More »

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151068

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015. Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #B111614

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151071

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 16 14 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Check the Timing Chain. Read More »

    • TSB #B130815

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150904

      The high-pressure injectors may fail, resulting in an engine malfunction warning and reduced engine output. Read More »

    • TSB #B123215

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147862

      "Engine Idle Speed Fluctuates Intermittently, when Shifting into Gear. While stationary, the engine idle speed could fluctuate (once or a few times) after engaging either ""Drive"" or ""Reverse gear. Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147808

      N63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B123215

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147761

      "Engine Idle Speed Fluctuates Intermittently, when Shifting into Gear. While stationary, the engine idle speed could fluctuate (once or a few times) after engaging either ""Drive"" or ""Reverse gear. Read More »

    • TSB #B123915

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147763

      Delivery Stop: Program Electronic Control Unit. A Delivery Stop has been issued on F15 PHEV vehicles produced from July 6, 2015 to October 21, 2015. These vehicles require programming of the Electric Machine Electronics (EME) Control Unit. Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147759

      ?N63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151400

      "N63 and S63 Engine: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Procedures. INFORMATION When removing and/or installing the N63 or S63 engine ""upper"" oil pan assembly, the oil pan can sustain damage if this operation is not performed ... Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-11-16-14

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057338

      BMW: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, ENGINE TIMING CHAIN SHOULD BE CHECKED FOR EARLY STAGES OF WEAR, AND A REPAIR SOLUTION SHOULD BE PROVIDED. *PE UPDATED 9/25/15. *PE UPDATED 10/6/15. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147125

      N63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B111614

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147127

      "This bulletin outlines the procedure for checking the engine timing chains for wear, and should be completed in conjunction with SI B11 06 14, ""N63 Customer Care Package. Read More »

    • TSB #B130515

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147132

      Service Action: Replace Oxygen Sensor. The oxygen sensor deteriorates prematurely. Read More »

    • TSB #B110715

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147655

      "N63: Quality Control Monitoring After CCP. INFORMATION If the vehicle exhibits any of the above drivability issues, perform the ISTA/D N63 Misfire Detection test plan. Please make sure the FASTA data is transmitted. Read More »

    • TSB #B111614

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147656

      "This bulletin outlines the procedure for checking the engine timing chains for wear, and should be completed in conjunction with SI B11 06 14, ""N63 Customer Care Package. Read More »

    • TSB #111614

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147068

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 16 14 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Check the Timing Chain. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-16-16-14

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057527

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

    • TSB #120415

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147595

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #121015

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147600

      "SUBJECT N63: CBS Oil Service Conversion in ISTA/P. The CBS oil service conversion being performed for the N63 Customer Car Package and timing chain check (SI B11 16 14) does not work correctly. Read More »

    • TSB #123814

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147602

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #110614

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147593

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 06 14 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Customer Care Package. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-16-15-14

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057341

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

    • TSB #SIB-11-14-14

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057337

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-14-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10045283

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #111414

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149282

      Engine Damage Due to Debris in Oil Passages. After performing extensive engine repairs (e.g., cylinder head removal), the engine begins to knock and may lose power. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-09-12

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049299

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148256

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148258

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #240313

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148259

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #121713

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150161

      N55: Engine Difficult to Start at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The complaint may include any of the following symptoms: * The engine stalls immediately after a cold start before driving away * The engine may run roughly or misfire after a ... Read More »

    • TSB #110613

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150158

      Service Action: Retrofit Bracket for EGR Cooler. The flexible pipe on the high-pressure Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) cooler may leak. CAUSE Excessive vibration and/or tension at the flexible elbow of the EGR cooler can cause it to leak. Read More »

    • TSB #120412

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150032

      N55: Idle Fluctuates Briefly After a Cold Engine Start. Under certain engine cold starts, the engine idle may fluctuate during the first 10-20 seconds of operation before becoming stable. Read More »

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150068

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-08-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052295

      BMW: WHILE ON HILLS, ENGINE RESPONSE MAY NOT BE FULFILLED, WHEN ACCELERATOR PEDAL IS DEPRESSED AND IF AUTO HOLD FUNCTION IS ACTIVATED. MODELS 2010-2013 E70, E71. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-13-07-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052359

      BMW: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE HIGH PRESSURE FUEL INJECTOR, CAN LEAD TO AN INTERNAL FAILURE DUE TO INCORRECT OPERATION AND WOULD NEED TO BE REPAIRED AND/OR REPLACED. MODELS F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, 13, E70, 71. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-24-03-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052360

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #110113

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149577

      "N63 and N63T Engine: Engine Oil Consumption, Engine Oil Top-ups and Refill Capacity. Customers with one of the vehicles above may complain that the engine's oil consumption is ""too high,"" resulting in engine oil top-ups and workshop ... Read More »

    • TSB #120512

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149580

      N63: Drop in Engine Speed While Turning at Low Speeds. The engine speed may drop significantly below normal idling speed if the steering wheel is turned sharply at lower road speeds. Read More »

    • TSB #120813

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149583

      "Service Action: Program Control Units (Auto Hold Response). Based on the accelerator pedal request, the engine's response may not be fulfilled on hills if the ""Auto hold"" function is activated. Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149590

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #240313

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149592

      N52T/N55 with 8HP45: Delay in Engine Response. When slowing down to lower suburban road speeds and then accelerating, a delay in engine response may be experienced. Read More »

    • TSB #121611

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150096

      N55 Engine Failsafe - FC 120308 Boost Pressure Control, Plausibility: Pressure Too Low Stored in DME Fault Memory. INFORMATION The customer complains the SES is illuminated and the engine has reduced power (engine failsafe mode). Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150101

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #111112

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149294

      ?SI B11 11 12 January 2013 EngineTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 11 12 dated November 2012. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-010511

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051299

      BMW: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. N52K ENGINE DMTL PUMP: EMISSIONS WARRANTY EXTENSIONS TO 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049679

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049679

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-1214

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049439

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-1214

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049439

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-11-08-12

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10046859

      BMW: DUE TO DAMAGED SEAL RING, DURING ASSEMBLY, ENGINE OIL IS LEAKING FROM ENGINE OIL PUMP VOLUME CONTROL VALVE GASKET SEAL RING. MODELS E70, E71, F01, F02, F04, F07, F10, F12, F13. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    • TSB #SI-B-11-05-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044290

      BMW: SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT COMES ON. ENGINE BREATHER LINE (CRANKCASE VENTILATION HOSE) FAILED, CAUSING VEHICLE TO RUN ROUGH. THIS IS DUE TO PLASTIC MATERIAL USED FOR CRANKCASE VENTILATION HOSE BECOMES BRITTLE AND BREAK. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

    • TSB #B011321

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199287

      CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: N54/N54T/N55 ELECTRIC ENGINE COOLANT PUMP . With the court's FINAL approval, BMW of North America, LLC (BMW NA) has entered a nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs in the following class action: Oliver, et al v. Read More »

    • TSB #B011321

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198894

      CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: N54/N54T/N55 ELECTRIC ENGINE COOLANT PUMP . With the court's FINAL approval, BMW of North America, LLC (BMW NA) has entered a nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs in the following class action: Oliver, et al v. Read More »

    • TSB #121412

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162395

      N55 Engine: Various Faults Stored in DME Related to VANOS and Camshaft Position. A rattling noise can be heard from the engine compartment; the engine has a loss of power; and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Read More »

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162396

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #110712

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162417

      N63 Engine: Oil Consumption and/or Rough Running Complaints. The vehicle may consume engine oil above the permissible specification, and may run rough at times. White or blue smoke may also be seen exiting the exhaust system. Read More »

    • TSB #B180217

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136718

      DIAGNOSING SELECTIVE CATALYST REDUCTION (SCR) EFFICIENCY FAULTS: The Service Engine Soon light is on. Read More »

    • TSB #B130315

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146573

      N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Procedure change: indentifying injector type using an ISTA test plan. . Read More »

    • TSB #B130515

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152308

      Service Action: Replace Oxygen Sensor. The oxygen sensor deteriorates prematurely. Read More »

    • TSB #110614

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148161

      INFORMATION This bulletin outlines the Customer Care Package program that has been designed exclusively for BMW vehicles with the N63 engine. Read More »

    • TSB #111614

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148163

      N63 Engine: Check the Timing Chain. INFORMATION This bulletin outlines the procedure to check the engine timing chains for wear and should be completed in conjunction with SI B11 06 14 "N63 Customer Care Package". Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148172

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: ? During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130614

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149356

      Service Action: Replace the Oxygen Sensor. The oxygen sensor deteriorates prematurely. Read More »

    • TSB #130714

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149357

      DDE Fault Codes 4882 and 4B82 for EGR Air Mass Plausibility. The Service Engine Soon light is illuminated with one or both of the following fault codes stored in the DDE: 4B82 - Exhaust-gas recirculation-rate control, control deviation ... Read More »

    • TSB #010414

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148087

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #110613

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150252

      "Service Action: Retrofit Bracket for EGR Cooler. The flexible pipe on the high-pressure Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) cooler may leak. CAUSE Excessive vibration and/or tension at the flexible elbow of the EGR cooler can cause it to leak. Read More »

    • TSB #110713

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150253

      N63T Engine: New Test Plan to Check Engine Oil Level with ISTA/D 3.39.21. INFORMATION With the release of ISTA/D 3.39.21, a new test plan is available for checking the engine oil level in some vehicles with the N63T engine. Read More »

    • TSB #170209

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152349

      "Oil Leak from Turbocharger Charge Air Hose. The customer may complain of an oil leak from the engine area. The ""Service Engine Soon"" lamp may also be illuminated with fault code ""4674 - FMO injection quantities-observer"" stored. Read More »

    • TSB #110113

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149335

      MService Action: Replace the Coolant Pump. Coolant is leaking from the coolant pump. CAUSE The coolant pump may develop cracks in the plastic housing. These cracks may result in a coolant leak. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

    • TSB #SIB-24-02-12

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10043910

      BMW: DELAY IN ENGINE RESPONSE. *KB UPDATED 08/06/2014 *JS Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-05-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10044019

      BMW: THE ENGINE SPEED MAY DROP SIGNIFICANTLY BELOW NORMAL IDLING SPEED IF THE STEERING WHEEL IS TURNED AT SHARPLY LOWER ROAD SPEEDS. *JS UPDATED ON 4/18/2013. *KB UPDATED 7/9/13. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-16-11

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10041407

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

    • TSB #SIB-51-34-11

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042469

      BMW: OVER THE LIFETIME OF THE VEHICLE, CORROSION FORMATION COULD OCCUR DUE TO WATER ENTERING THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT. ENGINE COMPARTMENT CENTER BULKHEAD PARTITION SHOULD BE SEALED. *PE Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:BELTS AND ASSOCIATED PULLEYS

    • TSB #B111614

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151071

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 16 14 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Check the Timing Chain. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO/SUPERCHARGER

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151248

      This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated November 2015. SUBJECT N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:DIESEL

    • TSB #13 06 15

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10059006

      INCORRECT DDE CALIBRATION FOR READINES MONITORING. *MA Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-17-02-09

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10053585

      BMW: OIL LEAKS FROM THE AIR HOSE ON TURBOCHARGER. THIS IS DESIGNATED FOR E70, AND E90 MODELS WITH M57Y DIESEL ENGINES. SERVICE ENGINE SOON LAMP MAY BE ILLUMINATED. *KB Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

    • TSB #B011017

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145276

      M57Y FRONT AND REAR EXHAUST NOX SENSORS: LIMITED Read More »

    • TSB #B180117

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146534

      "? 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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B180310

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146535

      "? 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. Read More »

    • TSB #180712

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149301

      Incorrect Exhaust Tips Installed. The M Performance option calls for chrome black exhaust tips. Certain E70 and E71 vehicles with the M Performance option were incorrectly built with chrome exhaust tips. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

    • TSB #B121418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138381

      INDIVIDUAL DRIVING CYCLES FOR OBD2 READINESS CODES (M57Y): One or more OBD readiness codes are not set to “ready” during a state emissions inspection, with a hand-held scan tool or during an ISTA/D diagnostic session. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL:GAS RECIRCULATION VALVE (EGR VALVE)

    • TSB #B130714

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147005

      DDE Fault Codes 4862 and 4B82 for EGR Air Mass Plausibility. The Service Engine Soon light is illuminated with one or both of the following fault codes stored in the DDE: 4B82 - Exhaust-gas recirculation-rate control, control deviation ... Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-11-06-13

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10054008

      BMW: SOME VEHICLES MAY EXPERIENCE HIGH PRESSURE EXHAUST GAS RECIRCULATION (EGR) COOLER LEAKING FROM FLEXIBLE PIPE, DUE TO EXCESSIVE VIBRATION AND/OR TENSION AT FLEXIBLE ELBOW OF EGR COOLER. MODEL E70 (XDRIVE35D). NO MODEL YEAR. Read More »

    ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:MANIFOLD/HEADER/MUFFLER/TAIL PIPE

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151165

      This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated November 2015. SUBJECT N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

    • TSB #B011321

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10199287

      CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: N54/N54T/N55 ELECTRIC ENGINE COOLANT PUMP . With the court's FINAL approval, BMW of North America, LLC (BMW NA) has entered a nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs in the following class action: Oliver, et al v. Read More »

    • TSB #B650621

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200481

      SURFACE RUST ON NEW AIR BAG INFLATORS: The technician finds that the new air bag inflator (aka: gas generator) may have surface rust on the metalhousing . Read More »

    • TSB #B011321

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10198894

      CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: N54/N54T/N55 ELECTRIC ENGINE COOLANT PUMP . With the court's FINAL approval, BMW of North America, LLC (BMW NA) has entered a nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs in the following class action: Oliver, et al v. Read More »

    • TSB #B130720

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10186215

      INCORRECT TORQUE SPECIFICATION FOR THE HIGH-PRESSURE PUMP IN ISTA: The current version of ISTA states the incorrect tightening torque for the High-Pressure pump M6 mounting bolts to the cylinder head cover. Read More »

    • TSB #B012316

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146808

      "SCR ACTIVE TANK (RESERVOIR): LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. INFORMATION For the above-referenced vehicle, BMW of North America, LLC (""BMW NA"") is extending the limited warranty for the SCR Active Tank to: 10 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151248

      This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated November 2015. SUBJECT N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B130615

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147712

      Service Action: Reprogram the DDE. The DDE calibration for readiness monitoring may be incorrect. Read More »

    • TSB #B130215

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147131

      Service Action: N63 Replace High-Pressure Fuel Pumps. The high-pressure pump may fail, resulting in an engine malfunction warning and reduced engine output. Read More »

    • TSB #130714

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147607

      ?SI B13 07 14January 2015 Fuel SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 13 07 14 dated October 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT DDE Fault Codes 4862 and 4B82 for EGR Air Mass Plausibility. Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148308

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148258

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #110613

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150158

      Service Action: Retrofit Bracket for EGR Cooler. The flexible pipe on the high-pressure Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) cooler may leak. CAUSE Excessive vibration and/or tension at the flexible elbow of the EGR cooler can cause it to leak. Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150257

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149590

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150101

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149300

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #SIB160712

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051419

      BMW: SERVICE ACTION: REPLACE THE LEFT AND RIGHT FUEL LEVEL SENSOR. DUE TO HIGH PROPORTION OF ETHANOL IN THE FUEL, THE INTERNAL MECHANISMS OF THE FUEL LEVEL SENSORS MAY SWELL. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-1214

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049439

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SB-1214

      Date Announced:
      OCT 12, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049439

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #130612

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150318

      "N63 and N74 Engine: ISTA/D 2.33 Diagnostic Error in the Low-pressure Fuel Supply Sensor Value. INFORMATION When diagnosing the low-pressure fuel supply sensor with one of the following test plans and ISTA/D 2. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

    • TSB #B130215

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147192

      "?SI B13 02 15July 2015 Fuel SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 02 15 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Service Action: N63 Replace High-Pressure Fuel Pumps. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM

    • TSB #123814

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147602

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149300

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

    • TSB #B130815

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147006

      Service Action: S63 Engine - Check and Replace High- Pressure Injectors This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 08 15 dated January 2016. Read More »

    • TSB #B130815

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150904

      The high-pressure injectors may fail, resulting in an engine malfunction warning and reduced engine output. Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148308

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #130712

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148258

      N63 and S63 Engine: High-pressure Fuel Injector Replacement Procedures. The customer complains that one of the following scenarios has been encountered while operating the vehicle: * During a cold start in the morning, the engine runs ... Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-13-07-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052359

      BMW: ON SOME VEHICLES, THE HIGH PRESSURE FUEL INJECTOR, CAN LEAD TO AN INTERNAL FAILURE DUE TO INCORRECT OPERATION AND WOULD NEED TO BE REPAIRED AND/OR REPLACED. MODELS F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, 13, E70, 71. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER

    • TSB #SIB-13-04-15

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058483

      BMW: PROCEDURAL INFORMATION ON THE INSTALLATION OF FUEL SYSTEM LOW PRESSURE SENSOR AND NOT CORRECTLY INSTALLED WILL LEAD TO FAILURE OF LOW PRESSURE SENSOR AND METAL SUPPLY LINE. MODEL 2008-14. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-13-06-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049699

      BMW: WHEN USING ONE OF THE TEST PLANS AND ISTA/D 2.33, WILL ENCOUNTER, IN THE DISPLAY, AN ERROR, WHEN DIAGNOSING LOW PRESSURE FUEL SUPPLY SENSOR THAT NEED NOT BE REPLACED. MODELS 370, 71, 72, F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, 13. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-13-06-12

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049699

      BMW: WHEN USING ONE OF THE TEST PLANS AND ISTA/D 2.33, WILL ENCOUNTER, IN THE DISPLAY, AN ERROR, WHEN DIAGNOSING LOW PRESSURE FUEL SUPPLY SENSOR THAT NEED NOT BE REPLACED. MODELS 370, 71, 72, F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, 13. Read More »

    FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:STORAGE:FUEL GAUGE SYSTEM

    • TSB #SIB-16-05-11

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042471

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN

    • TSB #B110208

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175267

      Power Reduction FC2A82 Intake VANOS and/or FC2 A87 Exhaust VANOS Camshaft Fault: The "Service Engine Soon" (MIL) lamp is illuminated and engine power reduction is perceived. Read More »

    • TSB #B110916

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10135021

      N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear: Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #B110916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151302

      N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear of the Engine and Transmission Bell Housing. Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. Read More »

    • TSB #B270315

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151404

      Vibration or Shudder from Driveline when Accelerating from a Stop. Chassis stabilization warning is displayed. Vehicle may exhibit a shudder or vibration when taking off from a stop. Read More »

    • TSB #611714

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148034

      "Intelligent Battery Sensor Diagnosis Hints. The vehicle enters the workshop with one or more of the following complaints: * Check Control Message related to battery discharge * No-start condition * Consumer power reduction (reduced ... Read More »

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148256

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #240313

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148259

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #121713

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150161

      N55: Engine Difficult to Start at Cold Ambient Temperatures. The complaint may include any of the following symptoms: * The engine stalls immediately after a cold start before driving away * The engine may run roughly or misfire after a ... Read More »

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150068

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #240313

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149592

      N52T/N55 with 8HP45: Delay in Engine Response. When slowing down to lower suburban road speeds and then accelerating, a delay in engine response may be experienced. Read More »

    • TSB #270212

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149593

      "The warning lamps for DSC, ABS and brake warning are illuminated. There may also be a warning in the control display for ""Chassis Control System failure. Read More »

    • TSB #121611

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150096

      N55 Engine Failsafe - FC 120308 Boost Pressure Control, Plausibility: Pressure Too Low Stored in DME Fault Memory. INFORMATION The customer complains the SES is illuminated and the engine has reduced power (engine failsafe mode). Read More »

    • TSB #240113

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150106

      Oil Leak from Transfer Case. Oil is leaking from the transmission area, or oil seepage is noticed from the transmission/transfer case area during a service. Read More »

    • TSB #310112

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150323

      Clicking Noise from Front Axle. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:CLUTCH ASSEMBLY:BELL HOUSING

    • TSB #B110916

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151302

      N63, N63TU, S63 and S63TU Engines: Oil Leak from the Rear of the Engine and Transmission Bell Housing. Customer complains that engine oil is leaking from the center of the vehicle. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION:CONTROL MODULE (TCM, PCM)

    • TSB #121712

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162396

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:TRANSFER CASE (4-WHEEL DRIVE)

    • TSB #B270216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147008

      "REPAIRING TRANSFER CASE ACTUATOR (VTG SERVO-MOTOR). The Anti-lock Brakes (ABS), Brakes and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) warnings are on and there may also be a ""Drivetrain Malfunction"" warning on in the Control Display. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE

    • TSB #B270415

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147241

      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. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:UNIVERSAL JOINT

    • TSB #260114

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148260

      Service Action: Inspect Front Driveshaft. The universal joints in the front driveshaft may wear out prematurely. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:DRIVELINE:DRIVESHAFT

    • TSB #B011515

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151396

      "Front Propeller (Drive) Shaft: Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years/120,000 Miles. INFORMATION For the above-referenced vehicles, BMW of North America, LLC (""BMW NA"") is extending the limited warranty for the: ? Front propeller ... Read More »

    • TSB #B260114

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147669

      Driveshaft Technical Service. This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B26 01 14 dated August 2014. Read More »

    • TSB #260114

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148219

      Service Action: Inspect Front Driveshaft. The universal joints in the front driveshaft may wear out prematurely. Read More »

    • TSB #260114

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148260

      Service Action: Inspect Front Driveshaft. The universal joints in the front driveshaft may wear out prematurely. Read More »

    POWER TRAIN:AXLE ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142929

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

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146821

      CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200224

      While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience, in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal day-to-day operational use of the vehicle Read More »

    • TSB #B012218

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10178991

      N63 CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT - BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT - RETROFITS/ REPLACEMENTS: This Service Information bulletin applies to: Class vehicles in operation on the road (Applicable N63 engine model vehicles); by Class members (Class Vehicle ... Read More »

    • TSB #B110208

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2020
      NHTSA ID:
      #10175267

      Power Reduction FC2A82 Intake VANOS and/or FC2 A87 Exhaust VANOS Camshaft Fault: The "Service Engine Soon" (MIL) lamp is illuminated and engine power reduction is perceived. Read More »

    • TSB #613312

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162431

      "Erroneous CC Message "Remote control! Do not switch off the engine" is Displayed. An erroneous CC message, "Remote control!" " Do not switch off the engine" is displayed in the Central Information Display (CID). Read More »

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162404

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #B011618

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149557

      For the above-referenced vehicles with driver?s side airbag modules, BMW of North America, LLC (?BMW NA?) will provide a Customer Support Program as outlined in the Takata Settlement Customer Support Program Overview attachment. Read More »

    • TSB #B011718

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149558

      For the above-referenced vehicles with passenger?s side airbag modules, BMW of North America, LLC (?BMW NA?) will provide a Customer Support Program as outlined in the Takata Settlement Customer Support Program Overview attachment. Read More »

    • TSB #B012218

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149559

      N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT. Read More »

    • TSB #B012318

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149560

      N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149561

      N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150056

      ?CONNECTEDDRIVE/BMW ASSIST SYSTEM DIAGNOSIS INFORMATION. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #B121418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138381

      INDIVIDUAL DRIVING CYCLES FOR OBD2 READINESS CODES (M57Y): One or more OBD readiness codes are not set to “ready” during a state emissions inspection, with a hand-held scan tool or during an ISTA/D diagnostic session. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

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

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146652

      "?BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure What's new: ? "Models" updated: Model Year 2017 vehicles added ? "Models" updated: Model Year G12 (7 Series) excluded from program ? "Procedure" updated: N63R engine added to ... Read More »

    • TSB #B840316

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146659

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146779

      Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015.. Read More »

    • TSB #B012016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146998

      FOOTWELL MODULE: LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 8 YEARS/125,000 MILES. When performing ISTA/D diagnosis and/or a programming procedure (software update) on an affected vehicle, the Footwell Module (FRM) could fail. Read More »

    • TSB #B121116

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151255

      ISTA/P Cannot Program an E-Series N55 Replacement DME. ISTA/P fails when attempting to program a replacement DME (MEVD172) on BN2000 E-Series vehicles with the Continental HPP. Part number: 12 14 8 618 483. Read More »

    • TSB #B650216

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151068

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015. Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151015

      SI B61 30 14. January 2016. General Electrical Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated December 2015. Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147882

      "?SI B61 30 14December 2015 General Electrical SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated July 2015. Read More »

    • TSB #B123215

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147761

      "Engine Idle Speed Fluctuates Intermittently, when Shifting into Gear. While stationary, the engine idle speed could fluctuate (once or a few times) after engaging either ""Drive"" or ""Reverse gear. Read More »

    • TSB #B123915

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147763

      Delivery Stop: Program Electronic Control Unit. A Delivery Stop has been issued on F15 PHEV vehicles produced from July 6, 2015 to October 21, 2015. These vehicles require programming of the Electric Machine Electronics (EME) Control Unit. Read More »

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147123

      Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Analysis of FASTA data and repeat repair visit reports indicates that there are many fault codes that are stored in the above vehicles, but they are not diagnosed to ... Read More »

    • TSB #B160415

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152309

      Service Action: Program Control Units (SCR). The Selective Catalyst Reduction (SCR) control module can make an error when calculating the DEF line pressure. Read More »

    • TSB #B121015

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147660

      "SI B12 10 15 Engine Electrical Systems March 2015 Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 10 15 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63: CBS Oil Service Conversion in ISTA/P. Read More »

    • TSB #613014

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147085

      "SI B61 30 14February 2015 General Electrical SystemsTechnical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B61 30 14 dated January 2015. Read More »

    • TSB #070314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147067

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated February 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #120415

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147595

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #840412

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148194

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #610314

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148423

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #8403014

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149382

      iPhone: Connection Failures with iOS 7. There are various connectivity failures with the iPhone using iOS 7. Read More »

    • TSB #611714

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148034

      "Intelligent Battery Sensor Diagnosis Hints. The vehicle enters the workshop with one or more of the following complaints: * Check Control Message related to battery discharge * No-start condition * Consumer power reduction (reduced ... Read More »

    • TSB #610314

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148120

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

    • TSB #840314

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148101

      iPhone: Connection Failures with iOS 7. There are various connectivity failures with the iPhone using iOS 7. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-09-12

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049299

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #610314

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148273

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #840114

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148010

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Information and Availability. ConnectedDrive features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #652513

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147953

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150173

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #120813

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149583

      "Service Action: Program Control Units (Auto Hold Response). Based on the accelerator pedal request, the engine's response may not be fulfilled on hills if the ""Auto hold"" function is activated. Read More »

    • TSB #270212

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149593

      "The warning lamps for DSC, ABS and brake warning are illuminated. There may also be a warning in the control display for ""Chassis Control System failure. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-05-12

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051971

      BMW: BATTER DISCHARGED BECAUSE OF UNFAVORABLE DRIVING PROFILE. THIS IS CAUSED ON SHORT TRIPS (LESS THAN 3 MILES) OR WHEN THE TELEPHONE OR ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM IS USED FOR UP TO 30 MINUTES WHILE VEHICLE IS STATIONARY. Read More »

    • TSB #610512

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150116

      Battery Discharged Because of Unfavorable Driving Profile. In certain situations, the battery may become discharged when the vehicle is driven frequently on short trips (less than 3 miles per trip), or when the telephone or entertainment ... Read More »

    • TSB #610513

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150117

      The vehicle does not start. CAUSE Software error in the CAS (Car Access System). Read More »

    • TSB #631009

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150123

      INFORMATION Note: Failures that result from the installation of non-approved accessories and/or non-original parts are not covered. Read More »

    • TSB #350113

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149432

      Incorrect Accelerator Pedal Module. During vehicle production, certain X5 and X6 models may have been produced with an accelerator pedal module that does not have the stainless steel trim. Read More »

    • TSB #515210

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149443

      Various Faults Concerning the Automatic Tailgate Operation. Complaints of sporadic or permanent faults may exist with the automatic tailgate function. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049679

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-18-12

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049679

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #130412

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150317

      Service Action: Program Control Units (OBD). A software update is available for the DDE (Digital Diesel Electronics) for monitoring Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) and Selective Catalyst Reduction (SCR). Read More »

    • TSB #611305

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150330

      "Discharged Battery: Energy Diagnosis Must Be Performed. The electrical system of BMW vehicles has been subject to an ongoing development process over the last few years. This has led to increased demands being placed on the battery. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-02-12

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10043862

      BMW: ELECTRONIC MALFUNCTION AND VARIOUS CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES ARE DISPLAYED IN CID (CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY) AND INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-12-11

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042465

      BMW: VEHICLE NOT OPERATING PROPERLY BECAUSE OF VARIOUS ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTIONS NOT WORKING. *PE Read More »

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

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163992

      N63 CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR OIL CONSUMPTION AND BATTERY DRAIN - OVERVIEW This Service Information Bulletin replaces SI B01 29 18 dated October 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145279

      PRELIMINARY CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT INFORMATION: N63 OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN: BMW of North America, LLC (“BMW NA”) has entered into a preliminary nationwide settlement with the plaintiffs (“Class Members”) in the following class ... Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10136352

      BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure: This bulletin outlines a customer satisfaction measure that has been designed exclusively for the BMW vehicles listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #B652516

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146904

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151373

      "BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure. INFORMATION This bulletin outlines a customer satisfaction measure that has been designed exclusively for the BMW vehicles listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #B613014

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147722

      "BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure. INFORMATION This bulletin outlines a customer satisfaction measure that has been designed exclusively for the BMW vehicles listed above. Read More »

    • TSB #613014

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148184

      BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-13-05

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052012

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-05-12

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10051971

      BMW: BATTER DISCHARGED BECAUSE OF UNFAVORABLE DRIVING PROFILE. THIS IS CAUSED ON SHORT TRIPS (LESS THAN 3 MILES) OR WHEN THE TELEPHONE OR ENTERTAINMENT SYSTEM IS USED FOR UP TO 30 MINUTES WHILE VEHICLE IS STATIONARY. Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:WIRING

    • TSB #SIB-61-12-11

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042465

      BMW: VEHICLE NOT OPERATING PROPERLY BECAUSE OF VARIOUS ELECTRICAL MALFUNCTIONS NOT WORKING. *PE Read More »

    ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:SOFTWARE

    • TSB #840412

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148194

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #840214

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148135

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056099

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #240313

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148259

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-12-08-13

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052295

      BMW: WHILE ON HILLS, ENGINE RESPONSE MAY NOT BE FULFILLED, WHEN ACCELERATOR PEDAL IS DEPRESSED AND IF AUTO HOLD FUNCTION IS ACTIVATED. MODELS 2010-2013 E70, E71. *PE Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-02-12

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10043862

      BMW: ELECTRONIC MALFUNCTION AND VARIOUS CHECK CONTROL MESSAGES ARE DISPLAYED IN CID (CENTRAL INFORMATION DISPLAY) AND INSTRUMENT CLUSTER. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-61-06-11

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042686

      BMW: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE JBE (JUNCTION BOX ELECTRONICS) MODULE FAILS PROGRAMMING DURING A SOFTWARE UPDATE OF THE VEHICLE. *PE Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #630414

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147945

      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. Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:HEADLIGHTS

    • TSB #SIB-63-09-14

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057566

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-63-05-11

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042704

      BMW: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, THE XENON HEADLAMP OFTEN HAVE NO TROUBLE FOUND WHEN RETURNED AND TESTED THRU WARRANTY PARTS SYSTEM. THE ROOT CAUSE IS NOT POSSIBLE TO BE IDENTIFY. *PE Read More »

    EXTERIOR LIGHTING:BRAKE LIGHTS

    • TSB #SIB-27-02-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052363

      BMW: DUE TO AN ERROR IN SOFTWARE CALIBRATION, SOME VEHICLES ARE EXPERIENCING WARNING ILLUMINATION OF DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-34-06-12

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10052365

      BMW: WARNING LAMPS ARE ILLUMINATED FOR THE DSC, ABS AND BRAKE AND A POSSIBLE WARNING IN CONTROL DISPLAY FOR CHASSIS CONTROL SYSTEM FAILURE. MODELS 2012 F25, 30, 01, 02, 07, 10, 12, 13, E70, 71, 84. Read More »

    • TSB #631009

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150123

      INFORMATION Note: Failures that result from the installation of non-approved accessories and/or non-original parts are not covered. Read More »

    VISIBILITY

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150173

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150224

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    • TSB #541208

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150226

      Water Leak from the Front of the Sunroof. During extended periods of heavy rain, water may enter the vehicle from the area around the front of the sunroof cassette, the Roof Control Panel (FZD), the map lights, or the A-pillars. Read More »

    • TSB #541309

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149603

      "Panoramic Sunroof Repair Instructions. INFORMATION Sunroof Repair Instructions: The panoramic sunroof contains several ""mechanism sets"" which can be repaired and/or replaced independently in the event of a mechanical failure. Read More »

    • TSB #610813

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150119

      Front or Rear Windshield Wipers Fail to Operate. INFORMATION The following troubleshooting hints are based on known areas that can cause the situations described above to occur. 1. Read More »

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149441

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:SUN/MOON ROOF ASSEMBLY

    • TSB #541309

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150039

      "?Panoramic Sunroof Repair Instructions. INFORMATION Sunroof Repair Instructions: The panoramic sunroof contains several ""mechanism sets"" which can be repaired and/or replaced independently in the event of a mechanical failure. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162404

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    VISIBILITY:DEFROSTER/DEFOGGER/HVAC SYSTEM:FAN/MOTOR

    • TSB #511213

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150223

      Grating Noise from Side Window Defroster Vent. The customer may notice a grating or creaking noise coming from the instrument panel at the extreme left or right side. It is only heard when the vehicle is in motion. Read More »

    AIR BAGS

    • TSB #B650621

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200481

      SURFACE RUST ON NEW AIR BAG INFLATORS: The technician finds that the new air bag inflator (aka: gas generator) may have surface rust on the metalhousing . Read More »

    • TSB #B013118

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160287

      TAKATA AIR BAG RECALL-RELATED SHORT-TERM ALTERNATE TRANSPORTATION AND CONSEQUENTIAL REPAIRS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 31 18 dated October 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B013118

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10160244

      TAKATA AIR BAG RECALL-RELATED SHORT-TERM ALTERNATE TRANSPORTATION AND CONSEQUENTIAL REPAIRS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 31 18 dated October 2018. Read More »

    • TSB #B011618

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153726

      TAKATA CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT. CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM. FRONT DRIVER SIDE AIRBAG MODULES. Read More »

    • TSB #B011618

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149557

      For the above-referenced vehicles with driver?s side airbag modules, BMW of North America, LLC (?BMW NA?) will provide a Customer Support Program as outlined in the Takata Settlement Customer Support Program Overview attachment. Read More »

    • TSB #B011718

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149558

      For the above-referenced vehicles with passenger?s side airbag modules, BMW of North America, LLC (?BMW NA?) will provide a Customer Support Program as outlined in the Takata Settlement Customer Support Program Overview attachment. Read More »

    • TSB #B080119

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10154816

      In an effort to improve the completion rate on Takata air bag recall affected vehicles; BMW NA has expanded the BMW Ultimate Rewards platform to include a new Recall Support page. Read More »

    • TSB #340612

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149597

      DSC Warning Light is On. The warning lamps for DSC, ABS and brake warning are illuminated. There may also be a warning in the control display for 'Chassis Control System failure' One or more of the following fault codes are stored: F25, ... Read More »

    AIR BAGS: AIR BAG/RESTRAINT CONTROL MODULE

    • TSB #B011618

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10153726

      TAKATA CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT. CUSTOMER SUPPORT PROGRAM. FRONT DRIVER SIDE AIRBAG MODULES. Read More »

    AIR BAGS:FRONTAL:SENSOR/CONTROL MODULE

    • TSB #SI B65 04 14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057707

      BMW:SOME BMW MODELS MAY OR MAY NOT DISPLAY AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT. *TA Read More »

    STRUCTURE

    • TSB #513608

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150173

      "Outside Door Mirror Moves when Locking or Unlocking the Vehicle. The door mirror tilts immediately after unlocking or locking. The mirror position does not correspond to the memory position preset by the customer. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

    • TSB #513612

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162425

      Creaking Noises from the B-Pillar Trim. The lower half of the B-pillar trim can make a creaking noise when driving. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY

    • TSB #513612

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162425

      Creaking Noises from the B-Pillar Trim. The lower half of the B-pillar trim can make a creaking noise when driving. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:BUMPERS

    • TSB #513512

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162403

      Rear Bumper Trim Warped / Distorted. The center of the rear bumper trim is warped upward and may interfere with opening of the tailgate. No outside damage or customer influence can be detected. Read More »

    STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

    • TSB #B010719

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163022

      CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: X5 (E70) WITH COMFORT ACCESS. Read More »

    • TSB #B010719

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159112

      PRELIMINARY CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: X5 (E70) VEHICLES WITH COMFORT ACCESS (OPTION CODE SA0322) CLASS VEHICLES. Read More »

    • TSB #B660517

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143566

      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. Read More »

    LATCHES/LOCKS/LINKAGES:DOORS:LATCH

    • TSB #B010719

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159112

      PRELIMINARY CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: X5 (E70) VEHICLES WITH COMFORT ACCESS (OPTION CODE SA0322) CLASS VEHICLES. Read More »

    TIRES:VALVE

    • TSB #B360215

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147136

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

    TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

    • TSB #360211

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148318

      Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Functional Changes. INFORMATION There has been a disruption in the production and supply chain of certain electronic components. Read More »

    WHEELS

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138386

      CRACKING NOISES FROM THE FRONT AXLE AREA WHILE TURNING THE WHEELS, WHEN STATIONARY OR PARKING Read More »

    • TSB #B270415

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147241

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B360215

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147136

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

    • TSB #SIB-31-01-12

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049319

      BMW: WHILE MANEUVERING AT LOW SPEEDS, MOVEMENT BETWEEN SURFACE CONTACTS OF SWIVEL BEARING AND WHEEL BEARING, CAN CAUSE CLICKING NOISES. MODELS E70, 71, F01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, AND 13. NO MODEL YEARS LISTED. Read More »

    SEATS

    • TSB #520313

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149601

      Rattle Noise from Rear Seat Backrest. A rattle noise can be heard from the rear seat area when the vehicle is driven. CAUSE The left and right rear seat backrest locks have insufficient lubrication. Read More »

    ELECTRONIC STABILITY CONTROL:AUTOMATIC (ASC)

    • TSB #B270216

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147008

      "REPAIRING TRANSFER CASE ACTUATOR (VTG SERVO-MOTOR). The Anti-lock Brakes (ABS), Brakes and Dynamic Stability Control (DSC) warnings are on and there may also be a ""Drivetrain Malfunction"" warning on in the Control Display. Read More »

    BACK OVER PREVENTION

    • TSB #B660814

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

      Side View Camera Does Not Display Picture. Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    • TSB #660814

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149381

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

    INTERIOR LIGHTING

    • TSB #SI B65 04 14

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057707

      BMW:SOME BMW MODELS MAY OR MAY NOT DISPLAY AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT. *TA Read More »

    COMMUNICATION

    • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10056099

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT

    • TSB #B650621

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200481

      SURFACE RUST ON NEW AIR BAG INFLATORS: The technician finds that the new air bag inflator (aka: gas generator) may have surface rust on the metalhousing . Read More »

    • TSB #513612

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162425

      Creaking Noises from the B-Pillar Trim. The lower half of the B-pillar trim can make a creaking noise when driving. Read More »

    • TSB #513512

      Date Announced:
      JUL 10, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162403

      Rear Bumper Trim Warped / Distorted. The center of the rear bumper trim is warped upward and may interfere with opening of the tailgate. No outside damage or customer influence can be detected. Read More »

    • TSB #121412

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162395

      N55 Engine: Various Faults Stored in DME Related to VANOS and Camshaft Position. A rattling noise can be heard from the engine compartment; the engine has a loss of power; and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Read More »

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10163026

      N63 ENGINE: OIL CONSUMPTION CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT DIAGNOSIS AND REPAIR PROCEDURES. While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012218

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149559

      N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT. Read More »

    • TSB #B012318

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149560

      N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149561

      N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145320

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

    • TSB #B121418

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10138381

      INDIVIDUAL DRIVING CYCLES FOR OBD2 READINESS CODES (M57Y): One or more OBD readiness codes are not set to “ready” during a state emissions inspection, with a hand-held scan tool or during an ISTA/D diagnostic session. Read More »

    • TSB #B840214

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

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

    • TSB #B840311

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146658

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

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2017
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146527

      "?N63, N63TU, N63R, S63 AND S63TU ENGINES: UPPER OIL PAN REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION REPAIR INSTRUCTIONS This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated October 2016. . Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B652516

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146904

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #B012016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146998

      FOOTWELL MODULE: LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 8 YEARS/125,000 MILES. When performing ISTA/D diagnosis and/or a programming procedure (software update) on an affected vehicle, the Footwell Module (FRM) could fail. Read More »

    • TSB #B310112

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147009

      CLICKING NOISE FROM FRONT AXLE This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI 31 01 12 dated June 2015. Clicking noises are heard from the front axle area while maneuvering at low speeds (e.g., parking lot maneuvers). Read More »

    • TSB #B621016

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

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

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151303

      "N63, N63TU and N63R Engines: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Repair Instructions This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B11 17 15 dated August 2015.. Read More »

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151248

      This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated November 2015. SUBJECT N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B121116

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151255

      ISTA/P Cannot Program an E-Series N55 Replacement DME. ISTA/P fails when attempting to program a replacement DME (MEVD172) on BN2000 E-Series vehicles with the Continental HPP. Part number: 12 14 8 618 483. Read More »

    • TSB #B110815

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151165

      This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 08 15 dated November 2015. SUBJECT N63 and S63 Engine: Valve Seal Replacement. Refer to the following applicable SIBs before replacing the valve seals. Read More »

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151068

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated October 2015. Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #B070314

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147758

      This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B07 03 14 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Read More »

    • TSB #01 15 15

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10058973

      LIMITED WARRANTY HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO CERTAIN VEHICLES FOR 10 YEARS/120,000 MILES. WHICH EVER COMES FIRST. *MA Read More »

    • TSB #B111715

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151400

      "N63 and S63 Engine: Upper Oil Pan Removal and Installation Procedures. INFORMATION When removing and/or installing the N63 or S63 engine ""upper"" oil pan assembly, the oil pan can sustain damage if this operation is not performed ... Read More »

    • TSB #B650215

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147724

      iDrive Controller Trim Peeling. The chrome ring on the iDrive controller is peeling. Poor chrome material adhesion. Read More »

    • TSB #B110614

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152301

      "This bulletin outlines the Customer Care Package program that has been designed exclusively for BMW vehicles with the N63 engine. Read More »

    • TSB #B121015

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147660

      "SI B12 10 15 Engine Electrical Systems March 2015 Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 10 15 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63: CBS Oil Service Conversion in ISTA/P. Read More »

    • TSB #121015

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147600

      "SUBJECT N63: CBS Oil Service Conversion in ISTA/P. The CBS oil service conversion being performed for the N63 Customer Car Package and timing chain check (SI B11 16 14) does not work correctly. Read More »

    • TSB #650509

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147623

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #110614

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147593

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 06 14 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Customer Care Package. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-01-13-14

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10057336

      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 Read More »

    • TSB #011314

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149278

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #070314

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149279

      Diagnosing Stored Fault Codes to Help Avoid Repeat Repair Visits. Analysis of FASTA data and repeat repair visit reports indicates that there are many fault codes that are stored in the above vehicles, but they are not diagnosed to ... Read More »

    • TSB #011314

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148215

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #610314

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148273

      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 ... Read More »

    • TSB #541309

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150039

      "?Panoramic Sunroof Repair Instructions. INFORMATION Sunroof Repair Instructions: The panoramic sunroof contains several ""mechanism sets"" which can be repaired and/or replaced independently in the event of a mechanical failure. Read More »

    • TSB #650110

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150385

      "CCC - ""Please Insert Navigation DVD"" Appears on CID. The navigation map DVD cannot be read or detected. The message ""Please insert navigation DVD"" appears in the CID (Central Information Display). The navigation system is inoperative. Read More »

    • TSB #652212

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150389

      Service Action: CIC - Install Navigation Road Map Database 2013. The Car Information Computer (CIC) road map database 2013 must be installed onto the CIC internal Hard Disc Drive (HDD). Read More »

    • TSB #651512

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150334

      "Service Action: CIC - Install Navigation Road Map Database 2013. Before delivering affected vehicles to the customer, the Car Information Computer (CIC) road map database 2013 must be installed onto the CIC internal Hard Disc Drive (HDD). Read More »

    • TSB #710212

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150335

      PERFORM THE PROCEDURE OUTLINED IN THIS SERVICE INFORMATION ON ALL AFFECTED VEHICLES BEFORE CUSTOMER DELIVERY OR THE NEXT TIME THEY AREIN THE SHOP FOR MAINTENANCE OR REPAIRS. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

    • TSB #B840314

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10142945

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

    • TSB #B621016

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    • TSB #B121015

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147660

      "SI B12 10 15 Engine Electrical Systems March 2015 Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 10 15 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63: CBS Oil Service Conversion in ISTA/P. Read More »

    • TSB #110614

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147593

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 06 14 dated January 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Customer Care Package. Read More »

    • TSB #840114

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148010

      ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Information and Availability. ConnectedDrive features are partially or completely inoperative. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

    • TSB #651512

      Date Announced:
      JUL 12, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162434

      Service Action: CIC - Install Navigation Road Map Database 2013. Before delivering affected vehicles to the customer, the Car Information Computer (CIC) road map database 2013 must be installed onto the CIC internal Hard Disc Drive (HDD). Read More »

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10145306

      NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for ... Read More »

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10143564

      NAVIGATION SYSTEM: REPORTING MISSING OR INCORRECT ROAD MAP DATA: The route guidance is inaccurate and therefore irritating to the customer; or it is not possible to locate certain addresses, for ... Read More »

    • TSB #650509

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147623

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #651009

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2015
      NHTSA ID:
      #10147624

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #650514

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148276

      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. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

    • TSB #SIB-710212

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2012
      NHTSA ID:
      #10049339

      BMW: INCORRECT MODEL YEAR LABEL (2013) FOR EMISSIONS RECALL CAMPAIGN, ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, WAS INSTALLED UNDER THE HOOD AND NEEDS TO BE REMOVED AND REPLACED WITH CORRECT MODEL YEAR LABEL (2012). MODEL 2012 X5. Read More »

    • TSB #SIB-41-01-11

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2011
      NHTSA ID:
      #10042724

      BMW: ON CERTAIN VEHICLES, UNDER THE ENGINE HOOD, AN INCORRECT EMISSION LABEL (2011) HAS BEEN INSTALLED INSTEAD OF THE 2012 EMISSION LABEL. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

    • TSB #B012118

      Date Announced:
      JUN 01, 2021
      NHTSA ID:
      #10200224

      While engine oil consumption may create a customer inconvenience, in the short term it should not cause any drivability problems that would prevent normal day-to-day operational use of the vehicle Read More »

    • TSB #B010719

      Date Announced:
      MAR 01, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10159112

      PRELIMINARY CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT: X5 (E70) VEHICLES WITH COMFORT ACCESS (OPTION CODE SA0322) CLASS VEHICLES. Read More »

    • TSB #B012218

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149559

      N63 ENGINE CLASS ACTION SETTELEMENT: BATTERY SERVICE BENEFIT. Read More »

    • TSB #B012318

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149560

      N63 ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN CLASS ACTION LAW SUIT SETTLEMENT: FUTURE ENGINE OIL SERVICE BENEFIT CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain models of the following US specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and ... Read More »

    • TSB #B012918

      Date Announced:
      OCT 01, 2018
      NHTSA ID:
      #10149561

      N63 ENGINE VEHICLES: CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT FOR ENGINE OIL CONSUMPTION/BATTERY DRAIN OVERVIEW CLASS VEHICLES (MODELS) Certain of the following US-specification BMW vehicles sold or leased in the United States and Puerto Rico are included. Read More »

    • TSB #360211

      Date Announced:
      MAY 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148318

      Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Functional Changes. INFORMATION There has been a disruption in the production and supply chain of certain electronic components. Read More »

    • TSB #541309

      Date Announced:
      JUL 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10150039

      "?Panoramic Sunroof Repair Instructions. INFORMATION Sunroof Repair Instructions: The panoramic sunroof contains several ""mechanism sets"" which can be repaired and/or replaced independently in the event of a mechanical failure. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE/MOBILITY

    • TSB #121412

      Date Announced:
      JUL 09, 2019
      NHTSA ID:
      #10162395

      N55 Engine: Various Faults Stored in DME Related to VANOS and Camshaft Position. A rattling noise can be heard from the engine compartment; the engine has a loss of power; and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Read More »

    • TSB #B652616

      Date Announced:
      NOV 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146966

      "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. Read More »

    • TSB #B012016

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10146998

      FOOTWELL MODULE: LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENSION TO 8 YEARS/125,000 MILES. When performing ISTA/D diagnosis and/or a programming procedure (software update) on an affected vehicle, the Footwell Module (FRM) could fail. Read More »

    • TSB #B650216

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

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

    • TSB #B840314

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

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

    • TSB #B111614

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151071

      "This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 16 14 dated May 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N63 Engine: Check the Timing Chain. Read More »

    • TSB #613014

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148184

      BMW Maintenance Program: 12-Volt Battery Replacement Measure. Read More »

    • TSB #840412

      Date Announced:
      DEC 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148194

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #011314

      Date Announced:
      AUG 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148215

      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. Read More »

    • TSB #610314

      Date Announced:
      APR 01, 2014
      NHTSA ID:
      #10148273

      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 ... Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:APPLIANCE:AIR CONDITIONER

    • TSB #B130616

      Date Announced:
      FEB 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151080

      Certain air conditioning condensers must be replaced. Premature condenser failure due to corrosion. Replace the condenser if the vehicle contains the affected part number (9255983) AND the production date of the part falls on or before ... Read More »

    • TSB #B650709

      Date Announced:
      JAN 01, 2016
      NHTSA ID:
      #10151023

      Whistling Noise Coming from the Center Vent - A/C is Off . A very high pitched whistling or beeping noise is heard coming from the center vents. The flow of refrigerant through the expansion valve at certain temperature differentials. Read More »

    EQUIPMENT:EMERGENCY:ESCAPE/EGRESS/EXIT

    • TSB #511313

      Date Announced:
      SEP 01, 2013
      NHTSA ID:
      #10152351

      Window Guide Is Pushed up and Distorted. The customer may notice the front window seal looks deformed or distorted in the uppermost area of the window. Read More »

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