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2008 BMW X6
3.0L 6-cyl Engine Code N54 Engine Code N54 B30A Turbo
300 bhp. @ 5800 rpm / Torque: 300 ft. lbs. @ 1400 rpm
24 Valves Double Overhead Camshaft Variable Valve Timing
3.0L - Inline 6-cyl (2979 cc) Code: N54 (Gasoline engine w/ Twin Turbocharger)
Compression Ratio: 10.2:1

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  1. Engine Oil

  2. Automatic Transmission

  3. Transfer Case

    Transfer Case, ATC700  »  GLSE4

    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  4. Front Differential

    Limited Slip Differential, Front  »  GLS23

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-140 (SVOPK)

    Standard Differential, Front  »  GLSG8

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation
  5. Rear Differential

    Standard Differential, Rear Center Unit Only  »  GLSF1 [1]

    All TEMPS  » 
    No AMSOIL Product Recommendation

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear Lt. Dynamic Unit  »  GLS60 [1]

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)

    Limited Slip Differential, Rear Rt. Dynamic Unit  »  GLS60 [1]

    All TEMPS  » 
    Severe Gear® 75W-90 (SVGPK)
  6. Power Steering Fluid

    Power Steering Fluid (W/ AS/ARS)  »  PS006

    Power Steering Fluid (PSFCN)

    Power Steering Fluid (W/O AS/ARS)  »  AF3

    Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid (ATF) (ATFPK)
  7. Brake Fluid

    Brake Fluid  »  HBH

    DOT 3 and 4 Brake Fluid (BFLVCN) [2]
  8. Lubricants & Fluids Comments  »  [*]

    [1] Dynamic Performance Type Axle. Right and left Dynamic Units
    require special lubricant that is different then that used
    in center unit. Do Not intermix
    [2] Use BMW P/N 81 22 0 142 156 (12 oz.) or
    BMW P/N 81 22 0 142 155 (1 gallon). If unavailable, use a
    low viscosity DOT 4 brake fluid.
    [3] Models with combined power steering,
    hydraulic brake booster and self leveling suspension
    refer to label on top of reservoir for proper fluid
    recommendation.

  9. Fluid Capacities (drive train fluids)

    Engine, with filter  »  6.9 quarts [1]
    Cooling System, Initial Fill  »  8.7 quarts
    Passenger Car & Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant
    AMSOIL Antifreeze and Engine Coolant
    Automatic Transmission, GA6HP19Z Initial Fill  »  4.2 quarts [2]
    Automatic Transmission, Total Fill
    6 speed GA6HP19Z  »  9.5 quarts
    Differential, Center Unit Only Rear  »  2.1 pints [3]
    Differential, Rt. Dynamic Unit Rear  »  1.1 pints [3]
    Differential, Lt. Dynamic Unit Rear  »  1.1 pints [3]
    Differential, Front  »  1.3 pints
    Transfer Case, ATC700  »  1.7 pints
    ANTPC ANT
    Capacities Comments
    [1] If oil cooler is drained add 0.5L (0.5 quart).
    [2] Carry out oil level check in accordance with instructions
    from a scan tool.
    [3] Dynamic Performance Type Axle. Right and left Dynamic Units
    require special lubricant that is different then that used
    in center unit. Do Not intermix
  10. Chassis Lubrication

    0 Fittings, 0 Plugs
  11. Torque Specifications

    Oil Drain Plug  »  M12x1.5  »  19 ft/lbs
    Oil Drain Plug  »  M18x1.5  »  26 ft/lbs
    Oil Drain Plug  »  M22x1.5  »  45 ft/lbs
    Transfer Case
    Fill Plug 44 ft/lbs
    Drain Plug 44 ft/lbs

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  1. Filters: Oil, Air, Cabin, Fuel, Transmission, Hydraulic & Crankcase

  2. Gasoline Engine Fuel Additives

    Dominator Octane Boost (AOB)
    AOBDominator Octane Boost (AOB)

    Maximizes power and improves performance in all two-cycle and four-cycle gasoline engines. Reduces engine knock, improves ignition and engine response, helps fuel burn cleaner and inhibits corrosion. Recommended for off-road and racing use. Packag...

    Gasoline Stabilizer (AST)
    ASTGasoline Stabilizer (AST)

    AMSOIL Gasoline Stabilizer (AST) reduces the oxidation process that occurs when fuel is stored for extended periods, improving performance, extending equipment life and decreasing maintenance expenses. Package sizes include: 16-oz. Bottle ...

    P.I Performance Improver (API)
    APIP.I Performance Improver (API)

    P.i. improves fuel mileage an average of 2.3% and up to 5.7%. Reduces emissions such as hydrocarbons (HC) up to 15%, carbon monoxide (CO) up to 26% and nitrous oxides (NOx) up to 17%. Restores power and performance. Reduces the need for costly higher...

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EFMSynthetic 5W-40 C-ESP Euro Oil (EFM)

European Car Formula 5W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFM) is a Full-SAPS synthetic motor oil, specially formulated for the lubrication needs of European gasoline and diesel cars and light trucks. Its full sulfated ash, ...
EFOSynthetic 0W-40 C-ESP Euro Oil (EFO)

European Car Formula 0W-40 Classic Emissions System Protection Synthetic Motor Oil (EFO) is a Full-SAPS European motor oil for European Gasoline and Diesel Engines. Formulated for the lubrication needs of European gasoline and diesel cars and ligh...
ATLSignature Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

A fuel efficient automatic transmission fluid recommended for GM, Ford and Toyota transmissions where lighter viscosity oil is required. Provides the same excellent protection and performance as AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle ATF. Recommended ...
OTLOE Series Fuel-Efficient Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
SVG75W 90 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVG)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
SVO75W-140 Severe Gear® Extreme Pressure (SVO)

Formulated for the severe operating conditions of today’s pick-up trucks, SUVs, heavy equipment and other hard-working vehicles. AMSOIL SEVERE GEAR® Synthetic Extreme Pressure (EP) Lubricants are premium grade gear oils specifically engi...
BFLVDOT 3 and 4 Synthetic Brake Fluid (BFLV)

*** This item is available for US customers only *** Brake fluid acts as a hydraulic fluid, transferring power and lubricating brake system components while also preventing corrosion. It must contend with extreme heat and the inevitable moi...
PSFMulti-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid (PSF)

AMSOIL Multi-Vehicle Synthetic Power Steering Fluid provides excellent wear protection. Its synthetic formulation delivers better lubricity and reduced friction, resulting in cooler operating temperatures, longer component life and quieter operation....
ATFSignature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL Signature Series Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF is engineered to outperform conventional automatic transmission fluids and exceed the performance requirements of most North American, European and Asian vehicles. This sophisticated formulation pro...
OTFOE Multi-Vehicle Synthetic ATF

AMSOIL OE Synthetic Automatic Transmission Fluid provides passenger-car/light-truck transmissions excellent wear protection, sludge resistance and extreme-temperature performance throughout original equipment manufacturer (OEM)-recommended drain inte...
ANTPCPassenger Vehicle Antifreeze (ANTPC)

Ethylene Glycol 50/50 Pre-Mix Formulation AMSOIL Passenger Car/Light Truck Antifreeze & Coolant provides superior heat transfer and excellent protection against corrosion, freezing and boilover. It provides maximum protection in extreme temper...
ANTAntifreeze and Engine Coolant (ANT)

AMSOIL Antifreeze & Coolant (ANT) is a low-toxicity propylene glycol antifreeze formulated to provide benefits far beyond those found in today's conventional antifreeze and coolant products. This revolutionary formulation provides maximum antifre...
mann oil filterMANN-FILTERS Oil Filters

Oil filters from MANN-FILTER purify oil of dirt and solid particles such as dust, abraded metal, carbon deposits and soot particles. The filter housing is pressure-resistant, protected against corrosion and features a long-life elastomer seal. Use Part Number drop down to select filter.
mann air filterMANN-FILTERS Air Filters

MANN-FILTER air filters feature optimum pleat geometry for maximum dirt holding capacity and high filtration efficiency for engine protection. They also correct air flow, enhancing engine protection.

Maintenance Schedule as Provided by OEM Documentation

Distance:
30,000 miles (48,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
24
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
45,000 miles (72,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
60,000 miles (96,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
48
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
90,000 miles (144,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
90,000 miles (144,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
72
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
100,000 miles (160,000 km)
Action:
Change
Item:
Automatic transmission fluid
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.5
Parts Units:
3.2
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used for lubricating and cooling an automatic transmission.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oxygen sensor
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a computer-controlled, fuel-injected vehicle, a sensor mounted in the exhaust stream that relays air/fuel ratio information to the fuel control computer that allows the computer to make adjustments.
Distance:
120,000 miles (192,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
96
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
135,000 miles (216,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
150,000 miles (240,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
120
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
180,000 miles (288,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
144
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
210,000 miles (336,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
168
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
225,000 miles (360,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Oxygen sensor
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.2
Parts Units:
1
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: In a computer-controlled, fuel-injected vehicle, a sensor mounted in the exhaust stream that relays air/fuel ratio information to the fuel control computer that allows the computer to make adjustments.
Distance:
240,000 miles (384,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
192
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
270,000 miles (432,000 km)
Action:
Replace
Item:
Spark plugs
Interval in Month(s):
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
6
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: Cables that carry a high-voltage electrical charge from the distributor cap or ignition coils to the spark plugs.
Distance:
270,000 miles (432,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
216
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.
Distance:
300,000 miles (480,000 km)
Action:
Flush/replace
Item:
Brake fluid
Interval in Month(s):
240
Labor Units:
0.7
Parts Units:
4
Drive Type:
ALL
Description: The fluid used in the hydraulic brake system.

Service Bulletin as Provided by OEM & NHTSA

Bulletin Date:
2008-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SI B63-04-08
NHTSA Item Number:
10025983

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10025983 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SI-41-02-08
NHTSA Item Number:
10028367

Component Description: (A) Structure: frame and members:underbody shields., (B) Structure:body.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: remove excessive under body coating, which was inadvertently applied to the area around the left side mounting point for the center support bearing. ( nhtsa item number - 10028367 ).

Bulletin Date:
2008-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SI-B51-30-08
NHTSA Item Number:
10029008

Component Description: (A) Structure., (B) Structure:body., (C) Structure:body:hood., (D) Structure:frame and members.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: water leak in the front right footwell area causing the carpet to become wet. ( nhtsa item number - 10029008 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SI-B12-02-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10029684

Component Description: (A) Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly:filler pipe and cap., (B) Fuel system, other:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10029684 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-12-01-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10030612

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:engine., (B) Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly:filler pipe and cap.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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, ( nhtsa item number - 10030612 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-17-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10030624

Component Description: (A) Electrical system:battery., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine., (C) Engine and engine cooling:engine:diesel.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10030624 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-12-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10030628

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system: software., (C) Engine and engine cooling:engine., (D) Engine and engine cooling:engine:diesel.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw vehicle: the service engine soon (mil) lamp is illuminated. Dme software calibration error. Chassis lz91510-lz93822. X6 xdrive 50i. ( nhtsa item number - 10030628 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SI-B12-28-07
NHTSA Item Number:
10031684

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:engine., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: complaints that the engine management system has entered the engine failsafe mode and that the turbocharger boost is reduced. E82, e88, e90, e92, e93, e60, e61, and e71. All models with nay engines. No model years listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10031684 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SI B12-55-06
NHTSA Item Number:
10025701

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: N54-diagnosis for dme fc 29dc/2fbf for models e90, e92 produced from 06/06 and e93, e60, e61 produced from 03/07. ( nhtsa item number - 10025701 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SI-B13-04-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10029104

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: during the cold start in the morning, the engine runs very roughly and the service engine soon lamp is illuminated. Models e82, e88, e90, e92, e93, e60, and e61. Model years unknown. ( nhtsa item number - 10029104 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-17-03-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10033132

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger., (C) Engine and engine cooling:engine:other fuel types:turbo-charger., (D) Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10033132 ).

Bulletin Date:
2009-12-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-16-02-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10033130

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10033130 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-03-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-63-04-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10041804

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting., (B) Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: the bulb has failed on the daytime running lamp. ( nhtsa item number - 10041804 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-32-04-07
NHTSA Item Number:
10036979

Component Description: (A) Steering:electric power assist system., (B) Steering:hydraulic power assist system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: a new technical process has been created for bmw to identify causes of steering complaints with a wide range of models. ( nhtsa item number - 10036979 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-63-02-01
NHTSA Item Number:
10037025

Component Description: Exterior lighting.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: procedure for determining and replacing incandescent and halogen light bulbs under warranty. ( nhtsa item number - 10037025 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-61-08-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10037026

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system:battery., (C) Equipment:electrical.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: elctronically disconnecting the junction box without disconnecting the battery will cause damage to the rear power distribution box. ( nhtsa item number - 10037026 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-08-01
Bulletin Number:
TS-12-19-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10041276

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: service engine soon light is on with a fault code stored. Internal dmtl pump failure. ( nhtsa item number - 10041276 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-65-36-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10037078

Component Description: (A) Air bags., (B) Electrical system: software., (C) Electrical system:wiring.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: the airbag warning lamp is illuminated due to a software error. ( nhtsa item number - 10037078 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-11-02-08
NHTSA Item Number:
10032779

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:engine., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine:diesel.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10032779 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-16-04-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10035009

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:storage:tank assembly.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw vehicle: teileclearing for diagnostic module tank leakage (dmtl) system. Teileclearing process has been developed to help identify the root causes of customer complaints relating to the dmtl system (e. G. , evaporative system leaks, che ( nhtsa item number - 10035009 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-52-08-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10037238

Component Description: Seats:front assembly:power adjust.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: there are noises when adjusting the front driver or passenger seates. ( nhtsa item number - 10037238 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-12-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-11-03-08
NHTSA Item Number:
10038217

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control:crankcase (pcv).

Service Bulletin Summary: Ready ( nhtsa item number - 10038217 ).

Bulletin Date:
2010-12-01
Bulletin Number:
CN-10E-A02
NHTSA Item Number:
10040368

Component Description: (A) Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump., (B) Fuel system, other:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw service campaign: see document search button for owner letter. There may be a problem with the fuel pump which could not meet emissions requirements. There may be a long crank and a service engine soon light. ( nhtsa item number - 10040368 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-01-01
Bulletin Number:
SI B12 55 06
NHTSA Item Number:
10037700

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling.

Service Bulletin 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10037700 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-24-01-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10037934

Component Description: Power train:automatic transmission.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ready updated on 06/08/2011. ( nhtsa item number - 10037934 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-03-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-63-10-09
NHTSA Item Number:
10040177

Component Description: Exterior lighting:brake lights.

Service Bulletin Summary: Ready ( nhtsa item number - 10040177 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-09-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10040044

Component Description: (A) Electrical system: software., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: there is a delayed throttle response when driving off with a high engine load. It occurs when it is hot outside, the a/c is switched on, and the wheel is turned slightly. There is a software problem. ( nhtsa item number - 10040044 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-04-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-13-14-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10040347

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: fuel injectors may cause misfire faults with erratic engine operation. ( nhtsa item number - 10040347 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SB-11-04-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10039764

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:belts and associated pulleys.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: a noise is heard from the engine while running. The alternator drive belt tensioner is loose and/or shows wear. ( nhtsa item number - 10039764 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-16-08-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10039768

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: after refueling the tank, the gauge will say 3/4 full inand not full. The guage reads full after driving a little while. The fuel level sensor arm is binding. ( nhtsa item number - 10039768 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-07-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-15-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10040852

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: the service engine soon light is on. There are trouble codes stored for the crankshaft sensor. No driveability issues. ( nhtsa item number - 10040852 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-16-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10041407

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: service engine soon light is on and the engine has reduced power with trouble codes stored. ( nhtsa item number - 10041407 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-61-10-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10041409

Component Description: Unknown or other.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: e72. The vehicle may not start or have a loss of power while driving. A malfunction light may be on with trouble codes. ( nhtsa item number - 10041409 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-13-13-10
NHTSA Item Number:
10042684

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: on some vehicles, the high pressure fuel pump has an internal component that may fail and causing drivability symptoms such as erratic engine operation and longer starting times. ( nhtsa item number - 10042684 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-61-06-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10042686

Component Description: Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: on certain vehicles, the jbe (junction box electronics) module fails programming during a software update of the vehicle. ( nhtsa item number - 10042686 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-09-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-63-05-11
NHTSA Item Number:
10042704

Component Description: Exterior lighting:headlights.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10042704 ).

Bulletin Date:
2011-12-01
Bulletin Number:
RC-11V-521
NHTSA Item Number:
10044281

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:cooling system., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: see document search button for owner letter. On certain model year 2008-2011 vehicles, a defect involving the electric auxiliary water pump can over heat or fail to cool engine and fire may occur in vehicle or engine compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 10044281 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-07-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-01-02-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10045279

Component Description: Engine and engine cooling:exhaust system:emission control.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: a failure of the turbocharger wastegates, caused by a defect, has an emissions extended warranty, 8 years or 82,000 miles, whichever comes first, not otherwise falling within coverage exclusion. ( nhtsa item number - 10045279 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-11-08-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10046859

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: due to damaged seal ring, during assembly, engine oil is leaking from engine oil pump volume control valve gasket seal ring. Models e70, e71, f01, f02, f04, f07, f10, f12, f13. No model years listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10046859 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-08-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-16-07-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10046860

Component Description: Fuel system, other:storage:fuel gauge system.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: fuel gauge shows 3/4 full after refueling due to internal mechanisms of fuel level sensors, with a high proportion of ethanol, swelling and inhibit, one or both, movement of fuel level sensors. Model 2007-2009 e70, e71. ( nhtsa item number - 10046860 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-11-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-11-07-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10045282

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10045282 ).

Bulletin Date:
2012-12-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB160712
NHTSA Item Number:
10051419

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10051419 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-03-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-61-05-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10051971

Component Description: (A) Electrical system., (B) Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin Summary: 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 ( nhtsa item number - 10051971 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-03-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-61-13-05
NHTSA Item Number:
10052012

Component Description: Electrical system:battery.

Service Bulletin 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10052012 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-13-07-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10052359

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:fuel injection system:injectors.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: on some vehicles, the high pressure fuel injector, can lead to an internal failure due to incorrect operation and would need to be repaired and/or replaced. Models f01, 02, 04, 07, 10, 12, 13, e70, 71. No model years listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10052359 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-24-03-13
NHTSA Item Number:
10052360

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: some vehicle engines may experience a delay in response to acceleration, after slowing down, due to an unfavorable software calibration. Models f10, 25, 07, e70, 71. No model years listed. ( nhtsa item number - 10052360 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-27-02-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10052363

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting:brake lights., (B) Service brakes, air:antilock:abs warning light., (C) Service brakes, air:disc.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: due to an error in software calibration, some vehicles are experiencing warning illumination of dsc, abs and brake and a possible warning in control display for chassis control system failure. Models 2009-2012 f30, 01, 02, 07, 10, 12 ( nhtsa item number - 10052363 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-05-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-34-06-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10052365

Component Description: (A) Exterior lighting:brake lights., (B) Service brakes, air:antilock:abs warning light., (C) Service brakes, air:disc.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: warning lamps are illuminated for the dsc, abs and brake and a possible warning in control display for chassis control system failure. Models 2012 f25, 30, 01, 02, 07, 10, 12, 13, e70, 71, 84. ( nhtsa item number - 10052365 ).

Bulletin Date:
2013-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-01-02-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10052615

Component Description: (A) Engine and engine cooling:engine:gasoline:turbo-charger., (B) Engine and engine cooling:engine:other fuel types:turbo-charger., (C) Equipment:other:owners/service/other manual.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: on certain vehicles, an emissions warranty has been extended to 8 years/82,00 miles on engine turbocharger wastegate. Models 2008-2010 e60, e61, e71, e82, e88, and 2009-2010 e89, and 2007-2010 e90, e92, e93. ( nhtsa item number - 10052615 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-06-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-84-03-14
NHTSA Item Number:
10056099

Component Description: (A) Communication., (B) Electrical system: software.

Service Bulletin 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. ( nhtsa item number - 10056099 ).

Bulletin Date:
2014-10-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-12-14-12
NHTSA Item Number:
10045283

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: experiencing loss of engine power, service engine soon lamp is illuminated, a noise, like rattling, coming from engine compartment. ( nhtsa item number - 10045283 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-02-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-11-16-14
NHTSA Item Number:
10057338

Component Description: Engine (pws).

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: on certain vehicles, engine timing chain should be checked for early stages of wear, and a repair solution should be provided. ( nhtsa item number - 10057338 ).

Bulletin Date:
2015-07-01
Bulletin Number:
SIB-01-05-15
NHTSA Item Number:
10058994

Component Description: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Service Bulletin Summary: Bmw: tsb contains an owner's notification letter. Select document search button below. Information provided regarding the extension of limited warranty on the in tank fuel (pump) delivery module of 10 years without mileage limitation, de ( nhtsa item number - 10058994 ).


Recall Data Provided by NHTSA

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1
Make(s):
BMW
Model(s):
5-SERIES, 5-SERIES GRAN TURISMO, 7-SERIES, X5, X6
Year(s):
2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Manufacturer:
BMW OF NORTH AMERICA, LLC
NHTSA ID:
11V521000
Recall Date:
October 20th, 2011
Units Affected:
32,084

Affected Component: Engine and engine cooling:engine:other fuel types:turbo-charger.

Summary: Bmw is recalling certain model year 2011 5-series, model year 2010-2011 5-series gran turismo, model year 2009-2011 7-series, model year 2010-2011 x5 sav, and model year 2008-2011 x6 sav vehicles equipped with 8- or 12-cylinder, turbocharged, engines because the circuit board for the electric auxiliary water pump can overheat. .

Conequence: This could lead to a smoldering of the pump or an engine compartment or vehicle fire. .

Remedy: Bmw will notify owners, and dealers will replace the auxiliary water pump free of charge. The safety recall began on december 19, 2011. Owners may contact bmw customer relations and services at 1-800-525-7417. .

Notes: This recall was expanded to include additional vehicles in april 2012. See recall no. 12v161. Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration's vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
2
Make(s):
BMW
Model(s):
1 SERIES M, 128I, 135I, 325, 328, 330, 335, M3, X1 SAV, X3 SAV, X5 SAV, X6 ACTIVEHYBRID SAC, X6 SAC
Year(s):
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Manufacturer:
BMW of North America, LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V071000
Recall Date:
February 5th, 2016
Units Affected:
840,000

Affected Component: Air bags:frontal:driver side inflator module.

Summary: Bmw of north america, llc (bmw) is recalling certain model year 2008-2013 128i and 135i coupes and convertibles and 1 series m coupes, 2006-2011 325i, 325xi, 328i, 328xi, 328i xdrive, 330i, 330xi, 335i, 335xi, 335i xdrive sedans, 2009-2011 335d sedans, 2006-2012 325xit, 328i and 328xi sports wagons, 2007-2013 328i, 328xi, 328i xdrive, 335i, 335xi, 335i xdrive, 335is and m3 coupes and convertibles, 2013-2015 x1 sdrive28i, x1 xdrive28i and x1 xdrive35i savs, 2007-2010 x3 xdrive30i savs, 2007-2013 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i and x5 m savs, 2009-2013 bmw x5 xdrive35d savs, 2008-2014 x6 xdrive35i, x6 xdrive50i, and x6 m sacs, 2010-2011 bmw x6 xdrive50i sacs and 2008-2011 m3 sedan vehicles. Upon deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, excessive internal pressure may cause the inflator to rupture. .

Conequence: In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the driver's frontal air bag, the inflator could rupture with metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Bmw will notify owners, and dealers will replace the driver's frontal air bag module or inflator depending on the vehicle model, free of charge. The recall began march 9, 2018. Owners may contact bmw customer service at 1-800-525-7417. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
3
Make(s):
BMW
Model(s):
X5, X6, X6 ACTIVEHYBRID SAC
Year(s):
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
Manufacturer:
BMW of North America, LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V364000
Recall Date:
May 26th, 2016
Units Affected:
97,738

Affected Component: Air bags:passenger side frontal.

Summary: Bmw of north america, llc (bmw) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i and x5m vehicles, 2009-2011 x5 xdrive35d vehicles, 2008-2011 x6 xdrive35i, x6 xdrive50i and x6 m vehicles, and 2010-2011 x6 activehybrid vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in alabama, california, florida, georgia, hawaii, louisiana, mississippi, south carolina, texas, puerto rico, american samoa, guam, the northern mariana islands (saipan), and the u. S. Virgin islands, or "zone a. " additionally, unless included in "zone a" above, bmw is recalling certain model year 2007-2008 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i and x5m vehicles, and 2008 bmw x6 xdrive35i, x6 xdrive50i and x6 m vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in arizona, arkansas, delaware, district of columbia, illinois, indiana, kansas, kentucky, maryland, missouri, nebraska, nevada, new jersey, new mexico, north carolina, ohio, oklahoma, pennsylvania, tennessee, virginia, and west virginia, or "zone b. "vehicles of these model years and models that were not originally sold or ever registered in either zones a or b are not subject to this safety recall. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules, and used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity and temperature cycling. .

Conequence: An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Bmw will notify owners, and dealers will replace the passenger frontal air bag inflator or air bag module, free of charge. The recall began july 28, 2017. Owners may contact bmw customer service at 1-800-525-7417. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
4
Make(s):
BMW
Model(s):
5-SERIES GRAN TURISMO, 528I, 535I, 535I ACTIVEHYBRID, 550I, 640I, 650I, X5, X6, X6 ACTIVEHYBRID SAC
Year(s):
2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Manufacturer:
BMW of North America, LLC
NHTSA ID:
16V746000
Recall Date:
October 17th, 2016
Units Affected:
136,188

Affected Component: Fuel system, gasoline:delivery:fuel pump.

Summary: Bmw of north america, llc (bmw) is recalling certain model year 2007-2011 bmw x5 3. 0si, x5 4. 8i, x5 m, x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i and x5 xdrive50i, 2008-2011 x6 x drive35i, x6 xdrive50i and x6 m, 2010-2011 x6 activehybrid, 535i xdrive gran turismo, 535i gran turismo, 550i xdrive gran turismo and 550i gran turismo, 2011-2012 528i, 535i, 535i xdrive, 550i and 550i xdrive and 2012 535i activehybrid, 640i convertible, 650i convertible, 650i xdrive convertible, 650i coupe and 650i coupe xdrive vehicles. The affected vehicles have in-tank fuel pumps that may have insufficiently crimped wire contacts. .

Conequence: The loose wires may cause the connector to melt, resulting in a fuel leak. Additionally, the fuel pump may stop working, possibly causing an engine stall and increase the risk of a crash. .

Remedy: Bmw will notify owners, and dealers will replace the fuel pump module, free of charge. The recall began february 2017. Owners may contact bmw customer service at 1-800-525-7417. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

#
5
Make(s):
BMW
Model(s):
X5, X6
Year(s):
2007, 2008, 2009, 2012
Manufacturer:
BMW of North America, LLC
NHTSA ID:
17V020000
Recall Date:
January 10th, 2017
Units Affected:
48,951

Affected Component: Air bags:passenger side frontal.

Summary: Bmw of north america, llc (bmw) is recalling certain 2012 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i, x5 m, x6 xdrive35i, x6 xdrive50i, and x6 m vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in alabama, california, florida, georgia, hawaii, louisiana, mississippi, south carolina, texas, puerto rico, american samoa, guam, the northern mariana islands (saipan), and the u. S. Virgin islands, or "zone a. " additionally, unless included in "zone a" above, bmw is recalling certain 2009 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i, and x5 m vehicles, 2008-2009 x6 xdrive 35i, x6 xdrive50i, x6 m, and 2009 x5 xdrive35d vehicles originally sold, or ever registered, in arizona, arkansas, delaware, district of columbia, illinois, indiana, kansas, kentucky, maryland, missouri, nebraska, nevada, new jersey, new mexico, north carolina, ohio, oklahoma, pennsylvania, tennessee, virginia, and west virginia, or "zone b. "additionally, unless included in "zone a" or "zone b" above, bmw is recalling certain 2007-2008 x5 xdrive30i, x5 xdrive35i, x5 xdrive48i, x5 xdrive50i and x5 m vehicles, and 2008 x6 xdrive35i, x6 xdrive50i, and x6 m vehicles originally sold, or ever registered in the states of alaska, colorado, connecticut, idaho, iowa, maine, massachusetts, michigan, minnesota, montana, new hampshire, new york, north dakota, oregon, rhode island, south dakota, utah, vermont, washington, wisconsin, and wyoming. These vehicles are equipped with certain air bag inflators assembled as part of the passenger frontal air bag modules used as original equipment or replacement equipment. In the event of a crash necessitating deployment of the front air bags, these inflators may rupture due to propellant degradation occurring after long-term exposure to high absolute humidity and temperature cycling. .

Conequence: An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. .

Remedy: Bmw will notify owners, and dealers will replace the front passenger air bag inflator or air bag module, free of charge. Interim letters were mailed march 2017. Owners will receive a second notice when remedy parts become available. Owners may contact bmw customer service at 1-800-525-7417. .

Notes: Owners may also contact the national highway traffic safety administration vehicle safety hotline at 1-888-327-4236 (tty 1-800-424-9153).

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