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The sixth generation of the BMW 5 Series Sedan (F10) was produced from 2011 - 2016 with LCI updates arriving in 2014. In the US BMW offered a hatchback 5 Series Gran Truismo (F07) and the rest of the world also go a Station Wagon/Touring version F11.

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Old 09-12-2018, 06:16 PM
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Green indicator on shift knob goes out

I just had the DME replaced on my 2014 528i at the dealer and noticed when i drove the car home the green shift knob indicator light went out after putting it in reverse and wouldn't come back on. When I turn car off and start again it is on again, but once I start changing from D to R it goes out.

Not sure what would cause this and if it would have anything to do with work that was just done to car or a coincidence?
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Old 09-12-2018, 08:38 PM
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You’re still in warranty? I say back to the dealer it goes. Especially since you can reproduce the fault.
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Old 10-29-2018, 10:02 AM
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sdbeachlvr:

Did your dealer ever give you the reason and a solution to the green light shifter lights going out? How was it corrected? I am experiencing the same problem.

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