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Old 10-24-2012, 08:33 AM
Ktaylor757 Ktaylor757 is offline
E39 540i Sport
Location: Virginia Beach
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 44
Mein Auto: 2003 540i w/Sport Package
So after about 15 mins sitting in a parking lot it finally started.
Idles fine, not rough.
Drove for about 2 miles slowly, no issues.
Pressed accelerator 3/4 way down, car accelerated as normal but when I let off I got the 'Engine Failsafe Prog' message followed by ASC 'no traction' light.
Drove the remaining 10-12 miles to work on interstate, accelerated fine, ride was smooth as normal.
Got to parking garage at work, slow driving and idle was normal.
The temp gauge remained at its normal setting in the middle.
Looked under the hood, where I have very little exp., and could see nothing wrong. All connections is see, god knows I don't know what they are, look good.

I have had intermittent issue with the ASC/ABS/Brake 'trifecta', could this all be related to a bad ASC module?

Last edited by Ktaylor757; 10-24-2012 at 08:59 AM. Reason: spelling
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