BMW 745I Engine problems : 2.
The Contact Owns A 2003 bmw 745i. The Contact Stated That While Driving Approximately 45 Mph, The Engine Warning Indicator Illuminated On The Instrument Panel Intermittently. The Contact Dispensed Coolant Into The Reservoir And Then After Driving 50 Miles The Malfunction Recurred. In 2012, The Vehicle Was Taken To An Authorized Dealer Where An Engine Overhaul Was Performed. The Engine Warning Indicator Illuminated After Driving Approximately 300 Miles. The Vehicle Was In The Process Of Being Taken To The Dealer For The Most Recent Failure. There Was Recall Associated With Nhtsa Campaign Id Number 03v324000 (engine And Engine Cooling); However The Vin Was Ineligible. The Manufacturer Was Notified Of The Problem. The Approximate Failure Mileage Was 76,000.
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 76000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBAGL63433D. BMW 745I 2003 problem was reported in ORLANDO, FL. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 45 mph.
Jan 14, 2009
This Vehicle Has A Defective Transmission, bmw Is Aware Of This But Is Banking On Not Enough Complaints. When The Car Comes To A Complete Stop It Pushes Car To Front As If Being Rear Ended, But Its The Defective Transmission Guibo Joint Or And A Software Issue That bmw Had Installed In Thousands Of bmw Vehicles At The Time. There Are Many Frustrated Owners That Have Paid Thousands Of Dollars For This Car. It Is Unsafe Cause It Pushes Car To Front Causing A Possible Hit To Front Car In A Traffic Situation. Here Is More About This Service Bulletin, I Feel bmw Should Fix This At No Charge Since This Is A Safety Hazard. Read A/t – Harsh 3-2/2-1 Downshifts/clunk Noise , Si B 24 17 07 ,automatic Transmission December 2007, Technical Service This Service Information Bulletin Supersedes Si B24 17 07 Dated July 2007. Designates Changes To This Revision Warranty Information Covered Under The Terms Of The bmw New Vehicle Limited Warranty. Please Refer To The Latest Ksd For All Applicable Labor Operations And Allowances. If The Appropriate Labor Operation Is Not Contained In Ksd, Then A Work Time Labor Operation Should Be Used. Defect Code 24 00 39 61 00
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 40000 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):WBAGL63443D. BMW 745I 2003 problem was reported in HOUSTON, TX. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was not using Cruise Control. VEHICLE SPEED: 35 mph.
Oct 01, 2007
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