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Old 05-25-2013, 09:40 AM
Ninetyschilling Ninetyschilling is offline
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Increased Emission Light with No Emission Code???

Hey all I have a one that is throwing me for a loop. I have an 08 M5 that I keep getting an increased emission warning, however when I pull the codes there are no engine or emission faults to be found?? The only hard faults are a SMG 4F40 lower hydraulic pressure fault and a faulty steering angle sensor code, no problems shifting and no DCS ABS warnings because of the steering sensor, WTF??? The big kicker is the warning typically comes on when I put the car in reverse, why an emission warning for that I have NO CLUE? I'm thinking maybe I have a dirty MAF sensor, because I know that if one of those goes it will effect the signals to the tranny computer, but I'm at a loss. Anyone out there have any ideas, any help would be great.

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Old 07-01-2013, 07:41 PM
Dalebaby Dalebaby is offline
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Increased Emission Light with No Emission Code???

I've got an 06, and it turned out to be my gas cap...for some reason it clicked right, and then didn't lock/click back...I fiddled with it, and after new gas and a day it went away...could have been gas, but I'm guessing it was the cap...


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