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Old 10-01-2013, 01:34 PM
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secondary air "not ready"

The secondary air test in the emission tests never goes to the ready state on my 04 m3

Anyone have any experience with this ?
I didn't see any mentioned in this sub forum.
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Old 10-07-2013, 12:54 PM
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Update:
After not driving the car all weekend and a good wash I started the car up this morning and noticed the secondary air monitor went to complete.
This is so weird. I do not understand how the process works but it seems to be related to the temperature. It's been cooling down here and the garage temps have also been lower.
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