TSB List for the 2011 BMW Z4

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BRAKES (PWS)

  • TSB #340713

    NHTSA ID #10150221

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

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #340713

    NHTSA ID #10150037

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

    Summary: 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.

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ENGINE (PWS)

  • TSB #122011

    NHTSA ID #10162421

    • Date Announced: JULY 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N54, N54T - Catalytic Converter Conversion Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) lamp could come on with one or both of the following faults stored in the DME: * 29F4: catalytic converter conversion - bank 1 * 29F5: catalytic convert

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  • TSB #B110115

    NHTSA ID #10135019

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

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

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  • TSB #B111417

    NHTSA ID #10154818

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

    Summary: N20 AND N26 ENGINES TURBOCHARGER ELECTRIC WASTEGATE ACTUATOR LINKAGE PIN CORROSION This Service Information bulletin replaces SI B11 14 17 dated February 2018.

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  • TSB #B121516

    NHTSA ID #10146811

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

    Summary: "VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL CAMPAIGN 16E-A04: DME - OBD. The DME software calibration for exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) on board diagnosis (OBD) may not function correctly. This would not cause problems with the vehicle emissions, but cou

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

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

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #B110616

    NHTSA ID #10151300

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

    Summary: N51, N52, N52K and N52T Engines: Various Eccentric Shaft Sensor Faults stored in the DME - Diagnostic Hints This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 06 16 dated April 2016.. The customer may complain about one of t

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  • TSB #B010215

    NHTSA ID #10150898

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

    Summary: "SI B01 02 15 January 2016 Warranties This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 02 15 dated December 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N54 Engine Fuel Injectors - Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years/120,000 Mi

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

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

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

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10151399

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

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

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  • TSB #B111012

    NHTSA ID #10146944

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

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

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  • TSB #B110515

    NHTSA ID #10147653

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

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

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  • TSB #B110315

    NHTSA ID #10147652

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

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

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

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

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

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  • TSB #130514

    NHTSA ID #10149355

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

    Summary: . INFORMATION To properly diagnose the customer's complaint, the applicable test plan for the misfire faults stored in the DME must be performed to avoid repeat repairs. If a misfire fault is not stored in the DME memory and an engine relat

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  • TSB #120212

    NHTSA ID #10149286

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

    Summary: INFORMATION This section only applies to vehicles that require cleaning the intake valve and intake ports. Refer to the applicable Service Information bulletin or ETK if carbon cleaning was not the root cause for the complaint. Reuse the st

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  • TSB #011014

    NHTSA ID #10149277

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

    Summary: Engine Camshaft (VANOS) Adjustment Units: Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years Without Mileage Limitation. INFORMATION BMW of North America, LLC ("BMW NA") is extending the limited warranty for the Camshaft (VANOS) Adjustment Units on cer

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  • TSB #121412

    NHTSA ID #10149287

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

    Summary: SI B12 14 12 October 2014 Engine Electrical Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B12 14 12 dated February 2014. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N51, N52K, N52T and N55 Engine: Various Faults

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  • TSB #121412

    NHTSA ID #10147966

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

    Summary: "N51, N52K, N52T and N55 Engine: Various Faults Stored in DME Related to VANOS and Camshaft Position. INFORMATION Part NumberDescriptionQuantity 11 36 7 583 207Adjustment unit inlet camshaft (VANOS)1 11 36 7 583 208Adjustment unit outlet ca

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  • TSB #121513

    NHTSA ID #10147706

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

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

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  • TSB #160313

    NHTSA ID #10147928

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

    Summary: N52K, N54 and N20 Engine - Noise from Fuel Tank. The customer complains of a noise from the underside rear portion of the vehicle. When diagnosed the noise is coming from the fuel tank. CAUSE A manufacturing defect inside the electric fuel

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  • TSB #121513

    NHTSA ID #10150034

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

    Summary: N20 and N26 Engine: Various VANOS System Faults Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated; Engine Malfunction warning is illuminated; and the vehicle has reduced power output. Various faults related to VANOS operation are s

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  • TSB #010212

    NHTSA ID #10150065

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

    Summary: "BMW NA has agreed to extend the emissions warranties of the turbocharger's wastegate to: ??8 years or 82,000 miles, whichever occurs first, as determined from the vehicle's original in-service date select the ""Vehicle Comment"" button to

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  • TSB #130409

    NHTSA ID #10149589

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

    Summary: "N54 Engine: Diagnosis of Cold Start Rough Running with Misfire Faults. The customer may complain that during the cold start in the morning, the engine runs very roughly and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Various misfire fault

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  • TSB #130409

    NHTSA ID #10150100

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

    Summary: The customer may complain that during the cold start in the morning, the engine runs very roughly and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Various misfire fault codes (e.g., 29CC, 29D2, 29D1, 29D0, 29C0, 29CF) may be stored in the D

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  • TSB #111212

    NHTSA ID #10149427

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

    Summary: N20 Engine: Engine Oil Filter Application. INFORMATION The current version of EPC does not provide all available options for the engine oil filters that are used in the N20 engine. The illustrations below will help identify the proper engin

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  • TSB #111012

    NHTSA ID #10149293

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

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

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING

  • TSB #121210

    NHTSA ID #10162418

    • Date Announced: JULY 09 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Engine Idle Speed Dips Too Low While Braking at Lower Vehicle Speeds. The engine speed may drop too low when slowing to a stop, braking at low road speeds, or while parking the car. This occurs intermittently, but can be more apparent when

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146573

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

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

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  • TSB #B110616

    NHTSA ID #10151247

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

    Summary: N51, N52, N52K and N52T Engines: Various Eccentric Shaft Sensor Faults stored in the DME - Diagnostic Hints. The customer may complain about one of the following: Rough engine running Engine cannot be started (crank no start) Check Engine L

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

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

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

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  • TSB #010414

    NHTSA ID #10148087

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

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

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  • TSB #121513

    NHTSA ID #10152345

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

    Summary: N20 and N26 Engine: Various VANOS System Faults Stored in DME. The Service Engine Soon lamp and Engine Malfunction warning are illuminated, and the vehicle has reduced power output. Various faults related to VANOS operation are stored in th

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  • TSB #121412

    NHTSA ID #10150218

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

    Summary: N51, N52K, N52T and 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 exhibits a loss of power; and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illumin

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:GASOLINE:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10151072

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

    Summary: February 2016 Engine Technical Service This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI B11 16 15 dated September 2015 SUBJECT N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:ENGINE:OTHER FUEL TYPES:TURBO-CHARGER

  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10151072

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

    Summary: February 2016 Engine Technical Service This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI B11 16 15 dated September 2015 SUBJECT N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM

  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10151249

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

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

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10151072

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

    Summary: February 2016 Engine Technical Service This Service Information Bulletin supersedes SI B11 16 15 dated September 2015 SUBJECT N20 and N26 engine: Smoke from Exhaust when Starting a Cold Engine. When starting a cold engine, blue smoke can be

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  • TSB #B111615

    NHTSA ID #10147235

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

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

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ENGINE AND ENGINE COOLING:EXHAUST SYSTEM:EMISSION CONTROL

  • TSB #B121516

    NHTSA ID #10147002

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

    Summary: "VOLUNTARY EMISSIONS RECALL CAMPAIGN 16E-A04: DME - OBD. The DME software calibration for exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) on board diagnosis (OBD) may not function correctly. This would not cause problems with the vehicle emissions, but cou

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE

  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10146632

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

    Summary: ?N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Injector ETK Part Number Error What's New: ? Identifying the injector type using the ISTA test plan ? Determining the injector part number using the new the parts table. The current versio

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10151079

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

    Summary: SI B13 03 15 February 2016 Fuel Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 03 15 dated March 2015 and replaces SI B13 04 13 dated March 2014. SUBJECT N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Inje

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10152306

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

    Summary: "N20 and N26 Engines: ETK Injector Part Number Error. INFORMATION The current version of ETK has an error on screen 13_1417: ""High -pressure pump/Tubing."" When selecting the high-pressure pump, the screen states ""only in conjunction with

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  • TSB #130514

    NHTSA ID #10148218

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

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

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  • TSB #BMWNOV1213

    NHTSA ID #10150199

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

    Summary: The Delivery Stop issued on November 22 for certain 2014 model year E89 vehicles produced from March to June 2013, remains in effect. The fuel pump pressure regulator could cause a noise that is audible to the driver. The fuel pump still fu

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  • TSB #BMWNOV1313

    NHTSA ID #10150200

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

    Summary: A Delivery Stop has been issued on certain 2014 model year E89 vehicles produced from March to June 2013. The fuel pump pressure regulator could cause a noise that is audible to the driver. The fuel pump still functions properly in this cas

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  • TSB #125506

    NHTSA ID #10149587

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

    Summary: N54: Diagnosis for DME FC 29DC/29F2/2FBF and Extended High-pressure Fuel Pump (HDP) Warranty Coverage.

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  • TSB #130409

    NHTSA ID #10149589

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

    Summary: "N54 Engine: Diagnosis of Cold Start Rough Running with Misfire Faults. The customer may complain that during the cold start in the morning, the engine runs very roughly and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Various misfire fault

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  • TSB #130409

    NHTSA ID #10150100

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

    Summary: The customer may complain that during the cold start in the morning, the engine runs very roughly and the Service Engine Soon lamp is illuminated. Various misfire fault codes (e.g., 29CC, 29D2, 29D1, 29D0, 29C0, 29CF) may be stored in the D

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FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE:FUEL INJECTION SYSTEM:INJECTORS

  • TSB #B010215

    NHTSA ID #10150898

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

    Summary: "SI B01 02 15 January 2016 Warranties This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 02 15 dated December 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N54 Engine Fuel Injectors - Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years/120,000 Mi

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  • TSB #B011715

    NHTSA ID #10150899

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

    Summary: "SI B01 17 15 January 2016 Warranties. This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 17 15 dated December 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N54T Engine Fuel Injectors - Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years/120,000 M

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  • TSB #130514

    NHTSA ID #10148218

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

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

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FUEL SYSTEM, OTHER:DELIVERY

  • TSB #160313

    NHTSA ID #10147928

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

    Summary: N52K, N54 and N20 Engine - Noise from Fuel Tank. The customer complains of a noise from the underside rear portion of the vehicle. When diagnosed the noise is coming from the fuel tank. CAUSE A manufacturing defect inside the electric fuel

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POWER TRAIN

  • TSB #280114

    NHTSA ID #10149361

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

    Summary: DCT Transmission: Oil Leakage Diagnosis. INFORMATION Incorrect diagnosis of DCT (Double-clutch Transmission) oil leaks may lead to unnecessary part replacements and repeat customer repair visits. When diagnosing complaints related to DCT fl

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  • TSB #611714

    NHTSA ID #10148034

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

    Summary: "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 blower

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POWER TRAIN:MANUAL TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SIB-24-02-15

    NHTSA ID #10058551

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

    Summary: BMW: ON TRANSMISSION SIDE, IN SOME VEHICLES, THE TRANSMISSION FLUID IS LEAKING AROUND THE AREA OF THE OIL COOLER LINES CAUSING UNFAVORABLE COOLING LINE CONNECTION TOLERANCES TO DAMAGE O RINGS. MODEL E84 (X1), E89 (Z4), F22 & 23 (2 SERIES)

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POWER TRAIN:AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION

  • TSB #SIB-24-02-15

    NHTSA ID #10058551

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

    Summary: BMW: ON TRANSMISSION SIDE, IN SOME VEHICLES, THE TRANSMISSION FLUID IS LEAKING AROUND THE AREA OF THE OIL COOLER LINES CAUSING UNFAVORABLE COOLING LINE CONNECTION TOLERANCES TO DAMAGE O RINGS. MODEL E84 (X1), E89 (Z4), F22 & 23 (2 SERIES)

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

  • TSB #121210

    NHTSA ID #10162418

    • Date Announced: JULY 09 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: "Engine Idle Speed Dips Too Low While Braking at Lower Vehicle Speeds. The engine speed may drop too low when slowing to a stop, braking at low road speeds, or while parking the car. This occurs intermittently, but can be more apparent when

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM

  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10162404

    • Date Announced: JULY 10 2019
    • 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 #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10136745

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

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information

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  • TSB #B840816

    NHTSA ID #10146660

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

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

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  • TSB #B840316

    NHTSA ID #10146659

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

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

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  • TSB #B012016

    NHTSA ID #10146998

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

    Summary: 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. There is a compatibility i

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10151119

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

    Summary: 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. There are various connectivity failures with the followi

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  • TSB #B650216

    NHTSA ID #10151115

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

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B650815

    NHTSA ID #10152316

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

    Summary: "Google(tm) Local Search Inactive. When searching for a Point of Interest (POI) in the navigation menu, the ""Google(tm) Local Search"" option cannot be selected. The POI search option ""Google(tm)Local Search"" is not activated."

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  • TSB #B620315

    NHTSA ID #10152314

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

    Summary: Door Open Message Displayed, Even Though Door Is Closed. The customer complains that while driving, a CCM (check control message) indicates the doors are open, even though they are closed. Also, sometimes the gong will sound and the interio

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  • TSB #120415

    NHTSA ID #10147595

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

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

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

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

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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

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  • TSB #8403014

    NHTSA ID #10149382

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

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

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  • TSB #611714

    NHTSA ID #10148034

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

    Summary: "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 blower

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  • TSB #610314

    NHTSA ID #10148120

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

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

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  • TSB #840314

    NHTSA ID #10148101

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

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

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  • TSB #540414

    NHTSA ID #10148327

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

    Summary: Service Action: Wiring Harness Sensor Rear Module. The wiring harness for the convertible top rear module sensor may be positioned incorrectly, which can cause damage to the wiring harness. Incorrect positioning of the convertible top rear

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  • TSB #540414

    NHTSA ID #10148271

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

    Summary: Delivery Stop: Wiring Harness Sensor Rear Module. A Delivery Stop has been issued on certain 2014 model year E89 vehicles produced from March 26, 2014 through April 01, 2014. These vehicles may be faulty with the routing of the micro switch

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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 #840114

    NHTSA ID #10148010

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

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Information and Availability. ConnectedDrive features are partially or completely inoperative. Examples of some of these features are listed below: * BMW Assist Inoperative ? SOS call ? Roadside Assistance c

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  • TSB #652513

    NHTSA ID #10147953

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

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

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  • TSB #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 #651310

    NHTSA ID #10150133

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

    Summary: In all audio modes (radio, CD, AUX-In, etc.), the audio output is distorted. It is more noticeable with high bass and high audio volume settings. There may also be an intermittent interference noise coming from the loudspeakers at low audio

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  • TSB #650513

    NHTSA ID #10150128

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

    Summary: Basic SVS: Voice Recognition Inoperative After Programming. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.48.x, the voice recognition (Basic SVS) is inoperative. NOTE: The Basic SVS only includes voice recognition for phone functions. Error

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  • TSB #611305

    NHTSA ID #10150330

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

    Summary: "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. This d

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM:BATTERY

  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

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

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

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  • TSB #SIB-61-13-05

    NHTSA ID #10052012

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

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

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  • TSB #652012

    NHTSA ID #10149316

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

    Summary: RAD2plus: Radio Causes Battery Drain. The vehicle's battery state of charge is very low after the vehicle was parked for a longer period of time (e.g., overnight). The RAD2+ radio doesn't allow the vehicle to enter full sleep mode, and cau

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ELECTRICAL SYSTEM: SOFTWARE

  • TSB #122011

    NHTSA ID #10162421

    • Date Announced: JULY 10 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: N54, N54T - Catalytic Converter Conversion Faults Stored. The Service Engine Soon (MIL) lamp could come on with one or both of the following faults stored in the DME: * 29F4: catalytic converter conversion - bank 1 * 29F5: catalytic convert

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  • TSB #B840215

    NHTSA ID #10147214

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

    Summary: Cannot Update Bluetooth Software (KISU Data). The vehicle does not accept the KISU (Customer Initiated Software Update) software update.

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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

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

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  • TSB #840214

    NHTSA ID #10148135

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

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Diagnosis Information. ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist features are partially or completely inoperative. This Service Information bulletin is being published because vehicles are down for an extended period of tim

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  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

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

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

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  • TSB #840313

    NHTSA ID #10149460

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

    Summary: "Roadside Assistance and BMW Online Services Inoperative After Programming. Roadside Assistance and BMW Online services are inoperative after programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.48 or higher. The symptoms are as follows: * BMW Online - No

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING

  • TSB #630414

    NHTSA ID #10147945

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

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

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EXTERIOR LIGHTING:TAIL LIGHTS

  • TSB #631410

    NHTSA ID #10150124

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

    Summary: Condensation builds up inside the taillight lens.

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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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VISIBILITY:REARVIEW MIRRORS/DEVICES:EXTERIOR

  • TSB #513608

    NHTSA ID #10162404

    • Date Announced: JULY 10 2019
    • 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

  • TSB #650215

    NHTSA ID #10147090

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

    Summary: SiDrive Controller Trim Peeling. The chrome ring on the iDrive controller is peeling. Poor chrome material adhesion

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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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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR

  • TSB #B513815

    NHTSA ID #10147876

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

    Summary: Door Brake Makes Squeaking Noise. The customer may complain of a squeaking noise when opening or closing either front door. Debris inclusions imbed into the door brake slide mechanism.

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STRUCTURE:BODY:DOOR/WINDOW:EMERGENCY EXIT

  • TSB #511011

    NHTSA ID #10149306

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

    Summary: Anti-trap Is Activated when Raising the Front Side Windows. When closing the front side windows using the convertible top switch or the central power window switch, one or both front side windows come to a stop at the top third travel area,

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VEHICLE SPEED CONTROL

  • TSB #122112

    NHTSA ID #10150365

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

    Summary: "N51, N52K and N52T: Idle Fluctuation During Engine Warm-up Phase. After a cold engine start, the idle speed may be unstable or start fluctuating up and down slightly while the vehicle is stopped. On vehicles with automatic transmissions, r

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TIRES:VALVE

  • TSB #B360215

    NHTSA ID #10147136

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

    Summary: 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. Failure to repla

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TIRES:PRESSURE MONITORING AND REGULATING SYSTEMS

  • TSB #360211

    NHTSA ID #10148318

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

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

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WHEELS

  • TSB #B360215

    NHTSA ID #10147136

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

    Summary: 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. Failure to repla

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COMMUNICATION

  • TSB #SIB-84-03-14

    NHTSA ID #10056099

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

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

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EQUIPMENT

  • TSB #B840214

    NHTSA ID #10146719

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

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

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  • TSB #B840311

    NHTSA ID #10146658

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

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

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  • TSB #B652516

    NHTSA ID #10146904

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

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

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  • TSB #B012016

    NHTSA ID #10146998

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

    Summary: 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. There is a compatibility i

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  • TSB #B110616

    NHTSA ID #10151300

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

    Summary: N51, N52, N52K and N52T Engines: Various Eccentric Shaft Sensor Faults stored in the DME - Diagnostic Hints This Service Information bulletin and attachment supersedes SI B11 06 16 dated April 2016.. The customer may complain about one of t

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10151335

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

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

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  • TSB #B130315

    NHTSA ID #10151079

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

    Summary: SI B13 03 15 February 2016 Fuel Systems Technical Service This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B13 03 15 dated March 2015 and replaces SI B13 04 13 dated March 2014. SUBJECT N20, N26, N55, N63TU, S63TU and S55 Engines: Bosch Inje

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  • TSB #B011715

    NHTSA ID #10147857

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

    Summary: "N54T Engine Fuel Injectors - 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 fuel injectors to: 10 years/

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  • TSB #B513815

    NHTSA ID #10147876

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

    Summary: Door Brake Makes Squeaking Noise. The customer may complain of a squeaking noise when opening or closing either front door. Debris inclusions imbed into the door brake slide mechanism.

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  • TSB #B010215

    NHTSA ID #10147853

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

    Summary: "N54 Engine Fuel Injectors - 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 fuel injectors to: 10 years/1

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  • TSB #B111315

    NHTSA ID #10146945

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

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

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  • TSB #11 13 15

    NHTSA ID #10058986

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

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

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  • TSB #B840215

    NHTSA ID #10147214

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

    Summary: Cannot Update Bluetooth Software (KISU Data). The vehicle does not accept the KISU (Customer Initiated Software Update) software update.

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  • TSB #B650215

    NHTSA ID #10147724

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

    Summary: iDrive Controller Trim Peeling. The chrome ring on the iDrive controller is peeling. Poor chrome material adhesion.

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  • TSB #B840514

    NHTSA ID #10147690

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

    Summary: One or both of the situations listed below may be encountered: ? Android device connection stability (dropped calls) ? Third-Party App Metadata: The album art and song title do not update when streaming audio from Pandora or Spotify, etc. N

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  • TSB #650215

    NHTSA ID #10147090

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

    Summary: SiDrive Controller Trim Peeling. The chrome ring on the iDrive controller is peeling. Poor chrome material adhesion

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

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

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

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  • TSB #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 #650314

    NHTSA ID #10148008

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

    Summary: RAD2+ Radio: Background Noise with Audio Turned Off. Background noise (buzzing, crackling, static) can be heard: * At low audio volume * When the radio is turned off * When the ignition is turned off NOTE: Background noise stops when the ra

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  • TSB #653009

    NHTSA ID #10147954

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

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

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  • TSB #651112

    NHTSA ID #10150265

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

    Summary: Intermittently Stored FM Radio Stations Default to FM 87.7. Intermittently, the stored FM radio stations default to FM 87.7 after vehicle start-up. CAUSE 1. Low battery voltage or voltage drop at the head unit 2. Radio station preset conta

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  • TSB #010212

    NHTSA ID #10150065

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

    Summary: "BMW NA has agreed to extend the emissions warranties of the turbocharger's wastegate to: ??8 years or 82,000 miles, whichever occurs first, as determined from the vehicle's original in-service date select the ""Vehicle Comment"" button to

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  • TSB #651310

    NHTSA ID #10149613

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

    Summary: In all audio modes (radio, CD, AUX-In, etc.), the audio output is distorted. It is more noticeable with high bass and high audio volume settings. There may also be an intermittent interference noise coming from the loudspeakers at low audio

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  • TSB #840313

    NHTSA ID #10149495

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

    Summary: "Roadside Assistance and BMW Online Services Inoperative After Programming. Roadside Assistance and BMW Online services are inoperative after programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.48 to 2.49.0. The symptoms are as follows: * BMW Online - No

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  • TSB #651009

    NHTSA ID #10150130

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

    Summary: The vehicle position is missing or incorrect on the navigation map. The navigation system integrated in the Car Information Computer (CIC) is not calibrated correctly.

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  • TSB #511011

    NHTSA ID #10149306

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

    Summary: Anti-trap Is Activated when Raising the Front Side Windows. When closing the front side windows using the convertible top switch or the central power window switch, one or both front side windows come to a stop at the top third travel area,

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  • TSB #652212

    NHTSA ID #10150389

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

    Summary: 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).

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  • TSB #651512

    NHTSA ID #10150334

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

    Summary: "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).

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL

  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10142945

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

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

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10151335

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

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

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  • TSB #B090615

    NHTSA ID #10147858

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

    Summary: New programming feature: Exclusion of Infotainment Control Units from Programming. Programming with ISTA/P 3.57.4, or a more recent update, displays a new Pop-Up window providing options for systems programming.

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  • TSB #B840215

    NHTSA ID #10147214

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

    Summary: Cannot Update Bluetooth Software (KISU Data). The vehicle does not accept the KISU (Customer Initiated Software Update) software update.

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  • TSB #840114

    NHTSA ID #10148010

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

    Summary: ConnectedDrive/BMW Assist System Information and Availability. ConnectedDrive features are partially or completely inoperative. Examples of some of these features are listed below: * BMW Assist Inoperative ? SOS call ? Roadside Assistance c

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  • TSB #650513

    NHTSA ID #10150128

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

    Summary: Basic SVS: Voice Recognition Inoperative After Programming. After programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.48.x, the voice recognition (Basic SVS) is inoperative. NOTE: The Basic SVS only includes voice recognition for phone functions. Error

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  • TSB #651310

    NHTSA ID #10150133

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

    Summary: In all audio modes (radio, CD, AUX-In, etc.), the audio output is distorted. It is more noticeable with high bass and high audio volume settings. There may also be an intermittent interference noise coming from the loudspeakers at low audio

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

  • TSB #650314

    NHTSA ID #10148008

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

    Summary: RAD2+ Radio: Background Noise with Audio Turned Off. Background noise (buzzing, crackling, static) can be heard: * At low audio volume * When the radio is turned off * When the ignition is turned off NOTE: Background noise stops when the ra

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  • TSB #652012

    NHTSA ID #10149316

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

    Summary: RAD2plus: Radio Causes Battery Drain. The vehicle's battery state of charge is very low after the vehicle was parked for a longer period of time (e.g., overnight). The RAD2+ radio doesn't allow the vehicle to enter full sleep mode, and cau

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EQUIPMENT:ELECTRICAL:NAVIGATIONAL SYSTEM(GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM)

  • TSB #651512

    NHTSA ID #10162434

    • Date Announced: JULY 12 2019
    • Additional Info: How to Fix

    Summary: 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).

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10145306

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

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

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  • TSB #B650709

    NHTSA ID #10143564

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

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

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  • TSB #650509

    NHTSA ID #10147623

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

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

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  • TSB #651009

    NHTSA ID #10147624

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

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

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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

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  • TSB #650514

    NHTSA ID #10148276

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

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

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  • TSB #653009

    NHTSA ID #10147954

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

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

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  • TSB #651009

    NHTSA ID #10150130

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

    Summary: The vehicle position is missing or incorrect on the navigation map. The navigation system integrated in the Car Information Computer (CIC) is not calibrated correctly.

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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 #641010

    NHTSA ID #10148127

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

    Summary: SI B64 10 10 Heating and Air Conditioning July 2014 Technical Service SUBJECT Howling/Rough Running Noise when the A/C Compressor is Engaged.

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:LABELS

  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147017

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

    Summary: "Delivery Stop: Remove Engine Oil Label. Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there i

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  • TSB #B511615

    NHTSA ID #10147202

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

    Summary: "Affected vehicles in dealer inventory must not be retailed or delivered until the label is removed. Vehicles at ports of entry will be remedied prior to dealer delivery. On affected vehicles, there is an incorrect label regarding the appro

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EQUIPMENT:OTHER:OWNERS/SERVICE/OTHER MANUAL

  • TSB #B010215

    NHTSA ID #10147853

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

    Summary: "N54 Engine Fuel Injectors - 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 fuel injectors to: 10 years/1

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  • TSB #B011715

    NHTSA ID #10147857

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

    Summary: "N54T Engine Fuel Injectors - 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 fuel injectors to: 10 years/

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

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  • TSB #011014

    NHTSA ID #10149277

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

    Summary: Engine Camshaft (VANOS) Adjustment Units: Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years Without Mileage Limitation. INFORMATION BMW of North America, LLC ("BMW NA") is extending the limited warranty for the Camshaft (VANOS) Adjustment Units on cer

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  • TSB #360211

    NHTSA ID #10148318

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

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

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  • TSB #540414

    NHTSA ID #10148271

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

    Summary: Delivery Stop: Wiring Harness Sensor Rear Module. A Delivery Stop has been issued on certain 2014 model year E89 vehicles produced from March 26, 2014 through April 01, 2014. These vehicles may be faulty with the routing of the micro switch

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  • TSB #010212

    NHTSA ID #10150065

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

    Summary: "BMW NA has agreed to extend the emissions warranties of the turbocharger's wastegate to: ??8 years or 82,000 miles, whichever occurs first, as determined from the vehicle's original in-service date select the ""Vehicle Comment"" button to

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  • TSB #840313

    NHTSA ID #10149495

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

    Summary: "Roadside Assistance and BMW Online Services Inoperative After Programming. Roadside Assistance and BMW Online services are inoperative after programming the vehicle with ISTA/P 2.48 to 2.49.0. The symptoms are as follows: * BMW Online - No

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EQUIPMENT ADAPTIVE

  • TSB #B012016

    NHTSA ID #10146998

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

    Summary: 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. There is a compatibility i

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  • TSB #B650216

    NHTSA ID #10151115

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

    Summary: 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.

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  • TSB #B840314

    NHTSA ID #10151119

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

    Summary: 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. There are various connectivity failures with the followi

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  • TSB #B011715

    NHTSA ID #10150899

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

    Summary: "SI B01 17 15 January 2016 Warranties. This Service Information bulletin supersedes SI B01 17 15 dated December 2015. designates changes to this revision SUBJECT N54T Engine Fuel Injectors - Limited Warranty Extension to 10 Years/120,000 M

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  • TSB #840514

    NHTSA ID #10148195

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

    Summary: Service Action: Bluetooth Software (KISU Data) Update. This Service Action is being released to improve customer satisfaction as we strive to be number 1 in the JD Power Initial Quality Survey (IQS). This new KISU software improves the Blue

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  • TSB #652214

    NHTSA ID #10148192

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

    Summary: Automated Activation of Navigation System During PDI/QC1. INFORMATION Important: The INITIAL NAV enabling code no longer needs to be pre-ordered through the Parts department! When the vehicle is connected to the diagnostic system ISTA to pe

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  • TSB #840412

    NHTSA ID #10148194

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

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

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  • TSB #SIB-01-10-14

    NHTSA ID #10057335

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

    Summary: BMW: THE CAMSHAFT (VANOS) ADJUSTMENT UNITS, ON CERTAIN VEHICLE, HAD THE LIMITED WARRANTY EXTENDED, WITHOUT THE LIMITATION OF MILEAGE, TO 10 YEARS. *PE

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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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FUEL/PROPULSION SYSTEM (PWS)

  • TSB #130213

    NHTSA ID #10150099

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

    Summary: N54 Engine: Fuel Pressure Control Test Plan Error. INFORMATION Not applicable.

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