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Old 12-13-2012, 05:53 PM
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Originally Posted by moods14 View Post
Clarification: I did not run the diagnostics yet and the CEL Turned off on its own. Stayed on after turning the car off and back on again. Turned off few hours later when I went to get lunch

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I have not done this in a few years, but you use to be able to 'rent' on diagnostic tool from Autozone with a fully refundable deposit. Not sure if they still do this, but it's a quick way to read some codes for free (not all of BMW codes can be read by the generic tool). My guess is you have sensor (e.g. camshaft sensor) acting up; in a lot of cases the car will still perform fine and the light will reset if an additional fault is not detected in x number of starts. But the code should be stored still.
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