TSB List for the 2003 BMW Z4

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STEERING:HYDRAULIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #SIB-32-04-07

    NHTSA ID #10036979

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: A NEW TECHNICAL PROCESS HAS BEEN CREATED FOR BMW TO IDENTIFY CAUSES OF STEERING COMPLAINTS WITH A WIDE RANGE OF MODELS. *RM

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STEERING:ELECTRIC POWER ASSIST SYSTEM

  • TSB #SIB-32-04-07

    NHTSA ID #10036979

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: A NEW TECHNICAL PROCESS HAS BEEN CREATED FOR BMW TO IDENTIFY CAUSES OF STEERING COMPLAINTS WITH A WIDE RANGE OF MODELS. *RM

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SUSPENSION:REAR:AXLE:NON-POWERED AXLE ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #SIB-33-01-02

    NHTSA ID #10040853

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

    Summary: BMW: A GRINDING NOISE IS COMING FROM THE DIFFERENTIAL DURING SLOW CORNERING. WHEN TURNING A SLIP/STICK EFFECT IS CREATED ON THE LINING AND STEEL DISCS INCORPORATED IN THE DIFFERENTIAL CLUTCH CAUSES A GRINDING NOISE. *RM

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SERVICE BRAKES, HYDRAULIC

  • TSB #SI-B-34-11-08

    NHTSA ID #10030844

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLES: TEILECLEARING FOR DYNAMIC STABILITY CONTROL (DSC). A PART REPLACEMENT AUTHORIZATION MUST BE OBTAINED BY SUBMITTING A TC CASE IN PUMA BEFORE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING DSC COMPONENTS ARE REPLACED UNDER WARRANTY FOR THE VEHICLES LIS

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SERVICE BRAKES, AIR

  • TSB #SI-B-34-11-08

    NHTSA ID #10030844

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLES: TEILECLEARING FOR DYNAMIC STABILITY CONTROL (DSC). A PART REPLACEMENT AUTHORIZATION MUST BE OBTAINED BY SUBMITTING A TC CASE IN PUMA BEFORE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING DSC COMPONENTS ARE REPLACED UNDER WARRANTY FOR THE VEHICLES LIS

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #SI B12 55 06

    NHTSA ID #10037700

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

    Summary: BMW: THERE MAY BE EXCESSIVE CRANKING BEFORE THE VEHICLE STARTS. THE SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT MAY ALSO BE ON WITH A LACK OF ENGINE POWER. *RM

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  • TSB #SI B12 12 10

    NHTSA ID #10037702

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WHEN AT LOWER SPEEDS OR STOPPING THE ENGINE IDLE DIPS TOO LOW BECAUSE OF A SOFTWARE PROBLEM. *RM

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  • TSB #121104

    NHTSA ID #10012782

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RETROFIT THE POWER SUPPLY CABLE FOR THE THERMAL OIL LEVEL SENSOR. *EH

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE

  • TSB #SIB-11-08-03

    NHTSA ID #10037010

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: SIX DIFFERENT MODELS EQUIPPED WITH THE M54 ENGINE COULD HAVE VALVE COVERS BREAK IN COLD WEATHER AND RUIN THE ENGINE. THIS IS DUE TO MOISTURE ACCUMULATION. *RM

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  • TSB #SI B12-55-06

    NHTSA ID #10025701

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N54-DIAGNOSIS FOR DME FC 29DC/2FBF FOR MODELS E90, E92 PRODUCED FROM 06/06 AND E93, E60, E61 PRODUCED FROM 03/07. *PE UPDATED 7/8/09. *PE MODELS E82, E88 PRODUCED FROM START 2000 AND E71 PRODUCED FROM START 2000. UPDATED 7/21

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  • TSB #SIB-12-20-07

    NHTSA ID #10032812

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLE: M54/M56-MIXTURE TOO LEAN-FAULT CODES 2882/2883 ARE STORED IN THE DME. COMPLAINTS THAT SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT IS ILLUMINATED. THE FAULT CODES 2882/2883-FUEL TRIM, MIXTURE TOO LEAN ARE STORED IN THE DME. POSSIBLE CAUSES MA

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  • TSB #04V182

    NHTSA ID #10007032

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RECALL CAMPAIGN 04V-182 ENGINE STALLING. *TT

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  • TSB #04V182

    NHTSA ID #10007263

    • Date Announced: APRIL 19 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RECALL CAMPAIGN 04V-182 ENGINE STALLING. CORRECTED PRODUCTION DATES. *TT

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  • TSB #041904

    NHTSA ID #10007033

    • Date Announced: APRIL 09 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RECALL CAMPAIGN 04V182 - ENGINE STALLING. CORRECTION PRODUCTION DATES. *TT

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  • TSB #121003

    NHTSA ID #10004530

    • Date Announced: OCTOBER 01 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: DUE TO THE ABSENCE OF A READINESS CODE, THE SELF-DIAGNOSIS OF THE TANK VENTING VALVE (TEV) IS NOT BEING COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY. THIS SERVICE ACTION REPROGRAMS THE DME FOR TANK VENTING VALVE OPERATION. *TT

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

  • TSB #SIB-12-24-07

    NHTSA ID #10032814

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLE: S54-CATALYST PROTECTION MODE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS LOW ON FUEL. COMPLAINTS THAT THE VEHICLE HAS NO POWER DURING HEAVY ACCELERATION. FUEL RESERVE LIGHT IS ILLUMINATED AND THE FUEL LEVEL, WHEN MEASURED WITH THE SERVICE TESTER,

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #SIB-12-24-07

    NHTSA ID #10032814

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLE: S54-CATALYST PROTECTION MODE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS LOW ON FUEL. COMPLAINTS THAT THE VEHICLE HAS NO POWER DURING HEAVY ACCELERATION. FUEL RESERVE LIGHT IS ILLUMINATED AND THE FUEL LEVEL, WHEN MEASURED WITH THE SERVICE TESTER,

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:STORAGE:TANK ASSEMBLY

  • TSB #SIB-12-24-07

    NHTSA ID #10032814

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLE: S54-CATALYST PROTECTION MODE WHILE THE VEHICLE IS LOW ON FUEL. COMPLAINTS THAT THE VEHICLE HAS NO POWER DURING HEAVY ACCELERATION. FUEL RESERVE LIGHT IS ILLUMINATED AND THE FUEL LEVEL, WHEN MEASURED WITH THE SERVICE TESTER,

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:DELIVERY:FUEL PUMP

  • TSB #SIB-16-02-09

    NHTSA ID #10033130

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLES: FUEL LEVEL SENSOR REPAIRS. WHERE IT IS NECESSARY TO REPLACE THE RIGHT OR THE LEFT SIDE FUEL LEVEL SENSOR DUE TO A FAILURE, THE ENTIRE PUMP AND HOUSING OR DELIVERY UNIT (SUCTION JET ASSEMBLY) DO NOT NEED TO BE REPLACED AS WEL

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:FUEL FILTER

  • TSB #SIB-12-20-07

    NHTSA ID #10032812

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2007
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW VEHICLE: M54/M56-MIXTURE TOO LEAN-FAULT CODES 2882/2883 ARE STORED IN THE DME. COMPLAINTS THAT SERVICE ENGINE SOON LIGHT IS ILLUMINATED. THE FAULT CODES 2882/2883-FUEL TRIM, MIXTURE TOO LEAN ARE STORED IN THE DME. POSSIBLE CAUSES MA

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SIB-28-02-08

    NHTSA ID #10036980

    • Date Announced: JUNE 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: A NEW TECHNICAL PROCESS IS BEING USED ON MANY MODELS TO DETERMINE THE ROOT CAUSE OF DOUBLE-CLUTCH TRANSMISSION PROBLEMS. *RM

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SIB-23-01-08

    NHTSA ID #10040045

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

    Summary: BMW: A NEW TECHNICAL SUPPORT PROCESS HAS BEEN CREATED REGARDING TRANSMISSION CONCERNS. *RM

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148120

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

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

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

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

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  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10150173

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

    Summary: "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. Pressing the seat memory

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  • TSB #641105

    NHTSA ID #10149612

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

    Summary: Clicking/Popping Noise from Dash at Startup. The customer states that when the vehicle is started, or the ignition switch is turned on, there is a clicking/popping noise coming from the dash area. CAUSE Mis-alignment of the fresh air/recirc

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  • TSB #SI B12-55-06

    NHTSA ID #10025701

    • Date Announced: JULY 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N54-DIAGNOSIS FOR DME FC 29DC/2FBF FOR MODELS E90, E92 PRODUCED FROM 06/06 AND E93, E60, E61 PRODUCED FROM 03/07. *PE UPDATED 7/8/09. *PE MODELS E82, E88 PRODUCED FROM START 2000 AND E71 PRODUCED FROM START 2000. UPDATED 7/21

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  • TSB #610203

    NHTSA ID #10002305

    • Date Announced: MARCH 01 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CANNOT INSTALL FOG LAMP / CRUISE CONTROL RETROFIT KITS. *TT

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #SIB-63-14-10

    NHTSA ID #10041281

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: THE REAR LAMP IS NOT WATER TIGHT DUE TO CRACKS DUE TO STRESS. WATER MAY ENTER THE LAMP. *RM

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  • TSB #SIB-63-02-01

    NHTSA ID #10037025

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: PROCEDURE FOR DETERMINING AND REPLACING INCANDESCENT AND HALOGEN LIGHT BULBS UNDER WARRANTY. *RM

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #SIB-63-14-10

    NHTSA ID #10041281

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: THE REAR LAMP IS NOT WATER TIGHT DUE TO CRACKS DUE TO STRESS. WATER MAY ENTER THE LAMP. *RM

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VISIBILITY

  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10150173

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

    Summary: "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. Pressing the seat memory

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  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10150224

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

    Summary: "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. Pressing the seat memory

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  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10149441

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

    Summary: "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. Pressing the seat memory

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AIR BAGS

  • TSB #010914

    NHTSA ID #10148018

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

    Summary: "?SI B01 09 14 September 2014 WarrantiesWarranties This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 09 14 dated August 2014. Please read this Service Information bulletin in its entirety, the content has been completely updated. design

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  • TSB #SIB-65-75-06

    NHTSA ID #10029605

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

    Summary: BMW SERVICE CAMPAIGN: SEE DOCUMENT SEARCH BUTTON FOR OWNER LETTER. THE AIRBAG WARNING LAMP (AWL) IS ILLUMINATED, TOGETHER WITH THE PASSENGER AIRBAG STATUS LAMP (POL). THE PROBLEM MAY BE INTERMITTENT. MICROCRACKS IN THE OC3 SEAT MAT. *PE

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  • TSB #720204

    NHTSA ID #10007021

    • Date Announced: APRIL 01 2004
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: RECALL CAMPAIGN 04V-XXX CHECK AIRBAG COMPONENTS AND REPLACE IF NECESSARY. *TT

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  • TSB #720402

    NHTSA ID #10000999

    • Date Announced: JANUARY 01 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: AIRBAG WARNING LIGHT ON, FC 986B OR 98EB STORED. VEHICLES PRODUCED UP TO DECEMBER, 2002. *TT

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SEAT BELTS:FRONT

  • TSB #SI-B72-02-09

    NHTSA ID #10030843

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: BELT TENSIONER HARNESSES. A REPAIR HARNESS FOR THE FRONT SEAT SAFETY BELT TENSIONERS AT THE BELT RETRACTORS MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY INSTALLED. *PE

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SEAT BELTS:FRONT:RETRACTOR

  • TSB #SI-B72-02-09

    NHTSA ID #10030843

    • Date Announced: AUGUST 01 2009
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: BELT TENSIONER HARNESSES. A REPAIR HARNESS FOR THE FRONT SEAT SAFETY BELT TENSIONERS AT THE BELT RETRACTORS MAY HAVE BEEN IMPROPERLY INSTALLED. *PE

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STRUCTURE

  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10150173

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

    Summary: "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. Pressing the seat memory

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STRUCTURE:FRAME AND MEMBERS

  • TSB #SIB-51-42-10

    NHTSA ID #10037464

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WATER IS LEAKING INTO THE LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT DUE TO A DAMAGED SEAL ON REAR VENTS. *RM

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STRUCTURE:BODY

  • TSB #SIB-51-42-10

    NHTSA ID #10037464

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WATER IS LEAKING INTO THE LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT DUE TO A DAMAGED SEAL ON REAR VENTS. *RM

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STRUCTURE:BODY:TRUNK LID

  • TSB #SIB-51-42-10

    NHTSA ID #10037464

    • Date Announced: NOVEMBER 01 2010
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: BMW: WATER IS LEAKING INTO THE LUGGAGE COMPARTMENT DUE TO A DAMAGED SEAL ON REAR VENTS. *RM

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #010914

    NHTSA ID #10148018

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

    Summary: "?SI B01 09 14 September 2014 WarrantiesWarranties This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 09 14 dated August 2014. Please read this Service Information bulletin in its entirety, the content has been completely updated. design

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

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

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  • TSB #120913

    NHTSA ID #10150160

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

    Summary: State Inspection and Emission (I/M) Test Fails Due To an Invalid VIN Number. The customer of an affected vehicle may fail to pass an I/M test due to a non-compliant 17digit vehicle identification number (VIN) stored in the DME (Digital Moto

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #640702

    NHTSA ID #10000677

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: IHKA HEATING OUTPUT IS INADEQUATE. *TT

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  • TSB #090501

    NHTSA ID #10000680

    • Date Announced: DECEMBER 01 2002
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: CODING, INDIVIDUALIZATION, PROGRAMMING (CIP) MODULE. *TT

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10145306

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

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

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10143564

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

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

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EQUIPMENT:AIR CONDITIONER

  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10151023

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

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #120403

    NHTSA ID #10001082

    • Date Announced: FEBRUARY 01 2003
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: SERVICE ACTION TO REPROGRAM THE DME FOR ELECTRONIC FAN ACTIVATION. PRODUCED FROM 11/13/02 UP TO 12/3/02. *TT

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #010914

    NHTSA ID #10148018

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

    Summary: "?SI B01 09 14 September 2014 WarrantiesWarranties This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 09 14 dated August 2014. Please read this Service Information bulletin in its entirety, the content has been completely updated. design

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148273

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

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

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