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|TSB Date||Problem Area||TSB Text|
|11/08/13||NHTSA ID: 10053585
TSB ID: SIB-17-02-09
BMW: oil leaks from the air hose on turbocharger. this is designated for e70, and e90 models with m57y diesel engines. service engine soon lamp may be illuminated.
|03/05/13||NHTSA ID: 10051299
TSB ID: SIB-010511
BMW: see document search button for owner letter. n52k engine dmtl pump: emissions warranty extensions to 10 years/120,000 miles. BMW has become aware of a potential problem with the durability of the tank leak diagnostic module (dmtl) pu
|03/05/13||NHTSA ID: 10051419
TSB ID: SIB160712
BMW: service action: replace the left and right fuel level sensor. due to high proportion of ethanol in the fuel, the internal mechanisms of the fuel level sensors may swell. this may inhibit the movement of one or both of the fuel level se
|08/27/12||NHTSA ID: 10045282
TSB ID: SIB-11-07-12
BMW: while driving vehicle, at times would be rough running; white or blue smoke seen exiting exhaust system and the engine oil is consumed above specifications. updated 1/11/13.
|09/13/11||NHTSA ID: 10040852
TSB ID: SIB-12-15-11
BMW: the service engine soon light is on. there are trouble codes stored for the crankshaft sensor. no driveability issues.
|04/27/11||NHTSA ID: 10037010
TSB ID: SIB-11-08-03
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.
|04/25/11||NHTSA ID: 10036981
TSB ID: SIB-16-03-10
BMW: warning message on about low diesel exhaust fuel level and that the engine will not restart within 999 miles. the light comes on a few thousand miles earlier than a recommended oil change.
|04/25/11||NHTSA ID: 10036984
TSB ID: SIB-13-02-10
BMW: it is now possible to perform a fuel quality detection test on vehicles with an n54 engine.
|04/25/11||NHTSA ID: 10036982
TSB ID: SIB-13-07-10
BMW: there is a rough engine idle and "service engine soon light" when driving downhill in high altitudes during cold weather. there may be six different fault codes.
|04/25/11||NHTSA ID: 10036979
TSB ID: SIB-32-04-07
BMW: a new technical process has been created for BMW to identify causes of steering complaints with a wide range of models.
|07/14/10||NHTSA ID: 10033130
TSB ID: SIB-16-02-09
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
|05/21/10||NHTSA ID: 10032779
TSB ID: SIB-11-02-08
BMW vehicle: the service engine soon (mil) lamp is illuminated and a power reduction is clearly perceptible. this situation may occur after driving for some time with the engine already at full operating temperature. if the ignition is c
|04/23/10||NHTSA ID: 10032646
TSB ID: SIB-12-26-09
BMW vehicles: edk throttle potentiometer faults-diagnosis. models e60, e63, e64, e65, e66, and e70. the service engine soon and dsc/dtc warning lamps are illuminated. the engine enters the power reduction (fail safe) mode.
|04/21/10||NHTSA ID: 10032642
TSB ID: SIB-13-02-09
BMW vehicles: diagnosis for low pressure fuel supply faults. the service engine soon lamp is illuminated (a fuel pump malfuction message is displayed in the cc), and a combination of the following fault codes may be stored in the dde cont
|10/27/09||NHTSA ID: 10030612
TSB ID: SB-12-01-09
BMW vehicles: service engine soon lamp or check gas cap warning illuminated while driving. software error in the dme for the tank leak diagnostic system. models e60, e61 (5 series); e70 (x5); e71 (x6); e82, e88 (1 series); e83 (x3); e90,
|10/27/09||NHTSA ID: 10030613
TSB ID: SB-12-18-09
BMW vehicles: program control units (dme-dmtl diagnosis). an incorrect tank leakage diagnosis may occur due to a software error. the service engine soon (mil) lamp may be illuminated with the dmtl leakage fault stored, even though there
|07/13/09||NHTSA ID: 10029684
TSB ID: SI-B12-02-09
BMW: service engine soon lamp or the check gas cap warnings are illuminated while driving. when diagnosed, the dme has stored faults for small leak, micro leak, super fine leak, or large leak in relation to the tank ventilation or evaporati
|07/10/09||NHTSA ID: 10029544
TSB ID: SI-B130209
BMW: diesel: diagnosis for low pressure fuel supply faults. service engine soon lamp is illuminated (a fuel pump malfunction message is displayed in the cc) and a combination of the following fault codes may be stored in the dde control mod
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|06/12/09||NHTSA ID: 10029025
TSB ID: SI-B-11-01-07
BMW: small number of vehicles experience problems ranging from leaking oil filler caps, leaking or broken valve covers, to complete engine failure in extremely cold climate conditions. moisture accumulating in engine crankcase ventilation v
|09/05/08||NHTSA ID: 10025775
TSB ID: SI B37-03-07
BMW: dynamic drive (ars) front sway bar repairs. e70 (x5) with sport package option code zsp.
|08/22/08||NHTSA ID: 10025586
TSB ID: SI B34 01 08
The parking brake warning is illuminated and fault code 6032 is stored. for model e70 (x5).
|04/22/08||NHTSA ID: 10024525
TSB ID: SI B31 01 07
Knocking noise from front suspension. *nj
|07/21/06||NHTSA ID: 10020110
TSB ID: 130306
Fuel pump failure after refueling with ethanol fuel blend.
|05/22/06||NHTSA ID: 10020005
TSB ID: 130206
Top tier detergent gasoline in BMW vehicles.
|06/08/11||Transmission and Drivetrain||NHTSA ID: 10037934
TSB ID: SIB-24-01-10
BMW: the emergency park release cable has been removed in these models and there is a procedure to disengage the park lock. 2011 e70/e71. updated on 06/08/2011. updated on 06/21/2011.
|02/07/11||Transmission and Drivetrain||NHTSA ID: 10035010
TSB ID: SIB-24-01-08
BMW vehicle: transmission warning light is illuminated and the transmission enters failsafe mode. fault code 4f81 (ratio monitoring, clutch a), in some cases combined with the subsequent faults 507b/507c (parking gear sensor implausible s
|01/06/10||Transmission and Drivetrain||NHTSA ID: 10031624
TSB ID: SI-B31-01-08
BMW: replacement of front outer cv joint. complaints of clicking or grinding noises coming from the front axle area when making a turn. the front outer constant velocity joint boot is split open and the joint is already damaged.
|03/03/09||Transmission and Drivetrain||NHTSA ID: 10028105
TSB ID: TSB-24-04-08
BMW: delayed engagement and harsh jolt when accelerating from a stop. harsh 1-2 upshift or jolt felt durng the 3-2 downshift own deceleration. model e70 (x5 3.0i) updated 06/08/11.
|08/22/08||Transmission and Drivetrain||NHTSA ID: 10025582
TSB ID: SI B12 08 08
Service action on my 2005 and 2006 e53 (x5) with m54 engine and gm5 transmission produced 09/2004-10/2006 - reprogram dme.
|04/21/10||Brakes and Traction Control||NHTSA ID: 10032641
TSB ID: SIB-34-03-07
BMW vehicles: dsc warning lamp illuminated. the dsc (dynamic stability control) warning lamp is illuminated and some or all of the following fault codes are stored: 6e58; 6e04; 53ba; d36f; 55c3; 6eca; and the wipers may also be operating
|05/14/18||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10136745
TSB ID: B840214
Connecteddrive/BMW assist system diagnosis information
|06/22/15||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10057707
TSB ID: SI B65 04 14
BMW:some BMW models may or may not display airbag warning light. *ta
|06/09/15||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10057566
TSB ID: SIB-63-09-14
BMW: some vehicles, with 552 option, are experiencing a malfunction of led headlight on one where it flickers on an doff during driving and the control check message is indicating defective driving light or parking light.
|09/02/14||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10056096
TSB ID: SIB-65-11-14
BMW: passenger airbag warning lamp will illuminate, in instrument cluster, due to front passenger airbag being deactivated from frequent front passenger usage and damaged to seat mat. model 2005-2006 e53 (x5).
|05/01/13||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10052012
TSB ID: SIB-61-13-05
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.
|04/25/13||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10051971
TSB ID: SIB-61-05-12
BMW: batter discharged because of unfavorable driving profile. this is caused on short trips (less than 3 miles) or when the telephone or entertainment system is used for up to 30 minutes while vehicle is stationary. models x5, x6 all mod
|01/06/12||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10042704
TSB ID: SIB-63-05-11
BMW: on certain vehicles, the xenon headlamp often have no trouble found when returned and tested thru warranty parts system. the root cause is not possible to be identify.
|01/06/12||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10042686
TSB ID: SIB-61-06-11
BMW: on certain vehicles, the jbe (junction box electronics) module fails programming during a software update of the vehicle.
|11/08/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10041804
TSB ID: SIB-63-04-10
BMW: the bulb has failed on the daytime running lamp.
|08/16/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10040177
TSB ID: SIB-63-10-09
BMW: the brake light fails and the bulb holder is deformed due to high temperatures and the composition of the holder. updated on 4/25/2013.
|08/10/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10039765
TSB ID: SIB-12-01-11
BMW: the service engine soon light is on while driving. this is a programming issue. updated 1/4/12. updated 4/24/12.
|05/13/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10037238
TSB ID: SIB-52-08-09
BMW: there are noises when adjusting the front driver or passenger seates.
|05/04/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10037078
TSB ID: SIB-65-36-09
BMW: the airbag warning lamp is illuminated due to a software error.
|04/27/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10037026
TSB ID: SIB-61-08-10
BMW: elctronically disconnecting the junction box without disconnecting the battery will cause damage to the rear power distribution box.
|04/27/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10037025
TSB ID: SIB-63-02-01
BMW: procedure for determining and replacing incandescent and halogen light bulbs under warranty.
|04/25/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10036985
TSB ID: SIB-13-06-10
BMW: a service engine soon light comes on. the engine will only operate to 1500 rpms and lacks power. there is a software application error.
|01/03/11||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10034666
TSB ID: SI-B61-15-09
BMW: various electrical problems. on the vehicle, various electrical problems are possible. warning lamps illuminated in the instrument cluster; check control messages; systems inoperative; fuse blown; wipers in default mode (permanently o
|06/02/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032844
TSB ID: SIB-61-11-07
BMW vehicle: missing clip on power cable causes various electrical complaints. vehicle will not start. instrument cluster or displays are flickering. remote control will not unlock vehicle. various control modules cannot be accessed usin
|06/02/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032845
TSB ID: SIB-61-13-07
BMW vehicle: electronic malfunction cc message caused by shorted wiring. the electronic malfunction check control message may be displayed; the sounds system emits a static noise from the speakers; the rfk (rear view camera) does not pan;
|06/02/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032846
TSB ID: SIB-65-33-07
BMW vehicle: airbag warning illuminated, fc 93d2. the airbag warning lamp is illuminated (permanently or intermittently) and fault code 93d2 (passenger airbag off light [pol]) is stored in the acsm (advanced crash safety module). faulty
|05/26/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032813
TSB ID: SIB-12-23-07
BMW vehicle: fc 2ef4 characteristic map thermostat. complaints that the service engine soon lamp is illuminated. fault code 2ef4 characteristic map thermostat is stored in dme fault memory. dme software calibration related to high heatin
|05/21/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032781
TSB ID: SIB-12-09-08
BMW vehicle: driveability complaints due to cooling fan relay failure. the customer may complain of intermittent driveability problems, described as-engine is lacking power when accelerating uphill; transmission will not upshift under hea
|04/21/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10032640
TSB ID: SIB-61-15-09
BMW vehicles: various electrical problems are possible on the vehicle: warning lamps illuminated in the instrument cluster; check control messages; systems inoperative; fuse blown; wipers in default mode (permanently on); and fault codes f
|01/06/10||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10031524
TSB ID: SI-B66-09-09
BMW: failure of remote control locking. intermittently or permanently, the remote control locking is inoperative. both remote keys are affected. in some cases, the parking brake warning is illuminated in the instrument cluster and fuse
|10/30/09||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10030624
TSB ID: SIB-12-17-09
BMW vehicle: water has entered electronics box because the lid is not properly fitted. once it is verified that water has indeed entered the electronics box, it will be necessary to replace both the lower part of the electronics box and t
|03/27/09||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10028390
TSB ID: SI-B-84-05-08
BMW: the telematics control unit (tcu) in vehicles may not have been properly activated. this causes the manual and automatic emergency call and roadside call (BMW assist) not to function. models e53, e60, e90, e83 are affected.
|03/26/09||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10028370
TSB ID: SI-B-12-04-05
BMW: check engine lamp illuminated and/or vehicle overheats. models e83, e85, e86, e70, e90, e91, e92, e93, e60 and e61. updated 5/24/11.
|09/22/08||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10025983
TSB ID: SI B63-04-08
BMW: headlamp moisture: fault diagnostics. water or condensation in one or both headlamps. models 5 series, 6 series, 7 series, x5, x6, 1 series, and 3 series. model years 2000-20008.
|08/04/08||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10025363
TSB ID: SI B 340307
Dsc warning lamp illuminated. e70 (x5) vehicles produced up to january 28, 2007. updated 9/10/08.
|04/21/08||Electrical and Air Conditioning||NHTSA ID: 10024508
TSB ID: SI B61 11 07
Missing clip on power cable causes various electrical complaints. *nj
|04/27/11||Other||NHTSA ID: 10037027
TSB ID: SIB-51-26-10
BMW: model e70 equipped with an automatic tailgate. the rear tailgate may not operate in either direction due to wiring damage.
|07/14/10||Other||NHTSA ID: 10033132
TSB ID: SIB-17-03-09
BMW vehicles: n63 turbocharger auxiliary water pump faults. the service engine soon lamp is illuminated with the following fault codes stored in the dme control module. turbocharger coolant pump, control line, electric, 0x1016-line inter
|06/21/10||Other||NHTSA ID: 10032988
TSB ID: SIB-36-05-07
BMW: tire warning light illuminated due to low ambient temperature. model e90, e91(3 series);e92, e92 (3 series); e60 (5 series); e60 (m5); e63, e64 (6 series); e63, e64 (m6); e65, e66 (7 series); e70 (x5); e83 (x3); and e85, e86 (z4).
|06/10/09||Other||NHTSA ID: 10029008
TSB ID: SI-B51-30-08
BMW: water leak in the front right footwell area causing the carpet to become wet.
|10/07/08||Other||NHTSA ID: 10026205
TSB ID: SI-B11-01-08
BMW: replace the chain tensioning rail bearing bolt that could come loose and cause damage to the engine. models e60 (5 series), e70 (x5 series), e83 (x3 series), e9x (3 series).
|04/24/07||Other||NHTSA ID: 10021405
TSB ID: 510307
Install hood latch corrosion resistant clip.
|05/22/06||Other||NHTSA ID: 10020008
TSB ID: 360106
Erroneous flat tire warning.
|05/22/06||Other||NHTSA ID: 10020009
TSB ID: 515001
Trunk lid grip water ingress - intermittent trunk lid (lift gate or rear hatch) unlocking operations.
|05/22/06||Other||NHTSA ID: 10020004
TSB ID: 360406
Nitrogen inflated tires.