Some 2012 BMW 128i vehicles may experience a rubbing and/or scraping noise at the steering column. The noise may occur when turning the steering wheel from left to right. While there are a number of components which can cause this type of noise, this bulletin is specifically related to those noises which can occur directly at the steering shaft.
This bulletin applies to 2009 BMW X5 vehicles equipped with the 4.8L M57Y diesel engine produced from 1-22-2008 to 4-31-2011. The MIL may be on, with DTC 4C52 stored (charging air temperature sensor, plausibility). This indicates that the charge air temperature sensor has failed.
This bulletin applies to 2014 BMW 328i models. One or more of the following conditions may be present: engine will not start; engine stops running...
This bulletin applies to 2009 BMW 128i models produced from June 2006 to 2009. After replacing the CAS (car access system), the vehicle has a no-crank condition. The likely cause: The CAS “Line Mode” is still active.
This bulletin applies to BMW N74 and N63 engines such as found in 2010 X5 M. BMW offers an oil pump adjustment gauge, P/N 83 30 2 213 485, necessary to adjust the oil pump drive chain tolerance when replacing an oil pump.
This bulletin applies to 2007 BMW 335i models, equipped with the N54 engine and produced from 6-1-2006 through 9-15-2006. The complaint may involve a slight bucking under acceleration or when pulling away after a cold start. This situation may occur only on a cold engine and is primarily noticeable in gears 1-3, up to an engine speed of 3000 RPM. Both manual and automatic transmission equipped vehicles may be affected.
This bulletin applies to BMW E82, E88 (1 Series), E90 and E93 (3 Series) vehicles equipped with the N54 engine and produced up to 2-27-2010. The A/C system may be producing no or minimal cooling output.
Centric Parts now has available a range of front and rear StopTech Big Brake Kits to fit a wide variety of 2012-and-newer BMW 2, 3 and 4 Series models. Over 50 new BMW model and trim variations have been added to the program.
BMW has approved Hunter Engineering Co.’s HawkEye Elite alignment system and QuickGrip adaptors for use in its workshops worldwide.
CRP Automotive has released Rein Automotive brand aluminum stretch bolts for 2006 and newer BMW six-cylinder engine applications.
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