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  1. Speed sensor issue

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey everyone, I have a 2006 330xi manual trans with 104k. I have an issue that is driving me out of my mind. I had a transfer case motor error and also needed to replace one of my front axles. So I ended up replacing both front axles with new abs rings, transfer case motor, new rotors and pads...
  2. DSC indicator, BRAKE and ABS lightH

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi, I have a 2003 BMW 525i E39. Recently, the DSC indicator, BRAKE and ABS light come on and off every now an then. They sometimes come on briefly and then go out. Sometime they come on in the middle of a trip and stay on until I turn off the car. They come on more often when I drive on...
  3. 2001 Z3 with ABS/DSC issues

    E36/7 Z3 (1996-2002)
    Hi all, I'm new to the forums, but have seen some great trouble-shooting tips here, so hoping I can get some tips here related to my Z3. I have a 2001 2.5i with a brake issue. I've had it for a while but finally got around to trying to actually fix it. Initially I could drive down the road...
  4. new owner - help with x5 4x4 and brake light

    X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    hi, new bmw owner here. picked up a used x5 with 180 km on it for a very good price (or so i thought). driving around town it doesn't seem to have any issues but when i take it on the highway after about 3-5 minutes (sometimes sooner) i get the dsc 4x4 inactive light and the brake light (O). no...
  5. 2002 330ci: Changed Battery. Abs, Traction & Red Brake Light Stay On

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I recently put in a new battery but now a new problem has come up. The abs, traction & red brake lights stay on when i start the engine & drive. I drove around for 20 minutes to see if it goes away & nothing. Any help would be appreciated. :dunno:
  6. Tranny light, DCT, cranck sensor wont start

    General BMW Questions
    Dear the Collective good, I live up north in the center of our fine country. I have a 2001 530i and recently it has taken a beating. the ccv system froze up on a negative degree afternoon sitting outside of work. I did not know this until after driving four miles and it smoked like a James...
  7. [E39][525d] Problem with speed/asc/abs

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hello, Can't figure out where is problem. Speed not shown on cluster and not working abs/asc. im scanned errors with INPA. Errors from engine: 1280 Fahrgeschwindigkeitssignal Error frequency : 37 Logistic counter: 40 ..... Fehler momentan vorhanden sporadischer Fehler Fahrgeschwindigkeit von...
  8. 2011 BMW 328i xDrive 4X4! ABS Traction Control Lights On

    E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    Hey guys. First time BMW owner here. Mileage: 101,XXX. I currently have my ABS, Traction Control, 4X4! warning light and Brake light on intermittently when I drive. They sometimes appear after 10 minutes, sometimes appear after an hour. Seems to reset every time I restart the car, meaning that...
  9. E38 Trifecta Lights

    7 Series - E38 (1995 - 2001)
    Hi, i have the usual lights on , changed everything so far apart from the module rebuild but have put one off another car same year same engine and still got the same error code so not sure 2 modules can have the same issue. its saying CAN:EGS wheel speed fault. could this just be pure...
  10. Multiple simultaneous alerts and warnings

    X5 F15 (2014 - 2018)
    2015 X5 sDrive35i Multiple simultaneous warnings: ABS, parking brake, stability control system, powertrain. Continued driving, the alerts usually stopped after 30-45 minutes. Replaced battery (it was 5 years old, original vehicle battery). Alerts happened again on startup but stopped in about a...
  11. Brake bleeing issue - ABS Unit clogged?

    E34 (1989 - 1995)
    Hi Everyone, I'm relatively new to this forum, I've tried to search the forum on this topic but have had no luck. I'll try to be complete and concise on the issue and will appreciate any feedback...thx My son recently acquired a 1992 5-speed 525i with 105K miles on it. It's relatively clean and...
  12. Knocking at low speeds

    X3 F25 (2011 - 2017)
    Hi All, Hoping that someone has had a similar issue and might know how to help me ..... Got a 2011 X3 (F25) Xdrive 20d Symptoms came as: - when the car is warm, turning a corner at low speed results in a judder felt through the brake pedal. Diagnosis by the garage is that the ABS is engaging...
  13. DSC ABS Module Failure - Best way to proceed

    E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hi all, After almost 220,000 miles and 10+ years of ownership my DSC module seems to have given up the ghost. This has been an intermittent issue for quite some time and now the DSC/ABS fails with both the DSC light and the yellow brake lights on permanently. The shop I am using claims the...
  14. Fault Code: 5D95 Control Unit, Valve relay

    E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hi, Can anyone help me with this fault code. I can't seem to figure out what is wrong. I have a 520D yr 2008. My mechanic put in a second hand ABS but the fault code didn't disappear.
  15. Fxx-/Ixx-/Gxx-series [HELP!] Flat Tyre Monitor (RPA) failure [Error Code: 48070C]

    BMW Coding and Programming
    The Flat Tyre Monitor (RPA) failure just appeared on my iDrive screen this morning when I started the car. :cry: I read the code with ISTA+ / Rheingold and read the code "48070C" with a description of "Tyre failure indicator: Data implausible." I have read posts about changing the ABS...
  16. ABS issues - K95 relay?

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi from France everyone! I tried to get help on French forums but wasn't able to have an answer.... I post here because during all my researches I always had good technical informations from this forum. I own a 530i E39 and recently I have an ABS issue: ASC&ABS lights are on, my speedo works...
  17. ABS, DSC and FTM lit up like a Christmas tree

    E82 / E87 / E88 / F20 1 Series (2008 - 2014)
    Hi everyone, I'm a first time poster, long time reader. I have a 2012 128i convertible with a bad right front headlight. I was checking to see if it was the bulb, removed and reinstalled it, nothing. I put another bulb in that I knew was good, and nothing. So i checked the three fuses...
  18. Need the help of a good local shop. Brakes.

    X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    I haven't been able to solve the brake issue on the wifes X5. I have to either shoot it...or get it fixed. Every time I reach for the Desert Eagle my wife whacks the hell out of me. So...any good reasonable shops in central NC that want to take on the X5? The computer doesn't recognize the...
  19. Question about trifecta issue with 98 E39

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    I save my questions until after I do my research. I've been in the car biz as a hobby for quite a number of years, certified Mercedes mechanic, however, I'm having the trifecta ABS issue on my 98 which seems to attribute to a specific ABS module that is recommended rebuilt/repaired. However...
  20. CAN bus issue, e39 transmission - tutorial

    E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Hi guys, thought I'd post a link to this very informative video that explains how to diagnose an e39 transmission fault that highlighted a CAN bus issue, and shows that the problem ultimately lay within the ABS module... Note, I do not have such an...