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Ukbaggio 11-22-2012 01:11 PM

My BMW 120
 
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Hiya all I'm new here......:)

I've got a 1series 55 plate manual,and my wife went out today with it and on the motorway
The DSC light came on.....

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And the car started slowing down like limp mode.
Can someone help.

Thanks Baggio

PrincessSarah 11-22-2012 01:44 PM

ive had the same problem and just added a post so hoping someone can help.
if I get an answer before you, i'll post it as a reply to yours

Ukbaggio 11-22-2012 02:27 PM

Took her for a spin
 
I've just took the car out for about 30miles took her to 70 and she was driving like a dream. I don't under stand.

SilverX3 11-22-2012 04:16 PM

is it brand new or old car ????

Ukbaggio 11-22-2012 09:47 PM

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Originally Posted by SilverX3 (Post 7209346)
is it brand new or old car ????


It's a 55 plate

Ukbaggio 11-23-2012 12:11 AM

2005

SilverX3 11-26-2012 12:41 AM

may check vanos solenoid

common problem for 120i.... solenoid played up put car in limp mode

about $1500 - $2000 repair job

Ukbaggio 11-26-2012 03:34 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by SilverX3 (Post 7214360)
may check vanos solenoid

common problem for 120i.... solenoid played up put car in limp mode

about $1500 - $2000 repair job


What solenoid I it.

SilverX3 11-27-2012 12:40 AM

VaNos solenoid controlling the cam shaft

SilverX3 11-27-2012 12:42 AM

Happened to my 120i at 25,000km


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