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  1. Auto stop/start

    General BMW Discussions
    I know lots of people hate the auto stop/start system but I quite like it. One issue I have with it though is that if I don't come to a completely clean halt (e.g. creep forward a bit before a full stop) the system seems to conclude that I'm in stop-start traffic and it leaves the engine running...
  2. Long Crank but instant on "Stop/Start"

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi My 2008 E88 has a long crank. Starts nearer the end of the first start cycle - may be two seconds (seems like long time...). It does, however, start instantly when the auto stop/start system is in use (ie when I forget to turn it off). The Vanos things have been cleaned (they weren't...
  3. Stop/Start Feature

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi folks 1st post Is it possible to have the stop/Start feature when your rev counter doesn’t say “Ready “ on it ? On a vin checker it says I have it model is 2.0 petrol 2011
  4. Auto stop/start

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    My auto stop/start has started to work intermittently. When I stop the symbol appears on the dash with a line through it denoting that it's not operating. If I press the button to turn the function off this line or the symbol does not appear. Any suggetsions please? 2015 F10 535d m sport
  5. Auto Stop/Start failure

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    hello . I am having some issues with my auto stop start . Auto stop start has stopped working for 3 months now on my e90 2009 lci. i have done a full read out on my scanner and the brake vacuum sensor is at fault. I have searched the net and this seems to be a common problem with this part...
  6. Relocate auto stop/start button

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi there I want to change my stereo and there is the auto stop/start button I want to move but the only place I have seen it moved is to the astray with an adaptor, is it possible to change the switch and relocate somewhere else.
  7. auto stop/start error anyone read error codes

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    hi guys i am new here i have got the stop start malfunction error popping up on my dash i was wondering if anyone was close to Tamworth that could read the code for me to see what the problem could be?
  8. Switch off auto stop/start

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    More questions than answers at the moment... can the auto stop/ start be disabled on a BMW 5 F10 66 Plate? It's a 535 d auto and the function is very sensitive and irritating. I know you can turn it off with the button under the stop/start but would like to turn off fully. Also can you make...
  9. Stop/Start Warning Light on E92 320i SE Highline Coupe

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi All, I'm new around here and have a quick question....... I'm sure it will have probably been asked before. Basically the other day i was driving along and got a warning light which when i stopped the car and restarted again it went off so i thought nothing else of it (maybe a sensor glitch)...
  10. 2008 E91 stop/start never worked

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi first post so here goes, had the car for about 4 months and I have a couple of questions, the stop/start has never worked, the light on the button will not come on no matter when the button is pressed nothing ever changes ie no stopping of the engine. The tyres are run flats and have about...
  11. AUTO STOP/START ERROR LIGHT on 1 series E81/E87 120d

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hello all, I have done a dpf removal @ a local tuner here in Malta. For this to be done since my ECU is tricore it had to be removed, read/write, & plugged back again. All went well except that the Auto stop/start error light pops up everytime I switch on the car & switch off the car. Took...
  12. Buying a 2008 330d cab - will it have stop/start? Are folding hard tops reliable?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Morning guys.. I've just joined the forum as I'm wondering if anyone can help answer a couple of questions I have.. I'm buying a BMW 330d Cabriolet - M Sport 2step Auto (2008) E93 model f I'm buying it from the carshop - 27k miles £17.5k... Can anyone tell me if it'll have stop start...
  13. N47 Timing Chain and Stop/Start

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi Guys Apologies if this has been done before but i just wondered if it was possible that constant use of the Stop/Start system can have an impact or contribute towards the dreaded timing chain stretch/snap issue in the N47 engine? I'm not suggesting this is to blame as i have seen lots of...
  14. N47 Timing Chain and Stop/Start

    BMW 5 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E12
    Hi Guys Apologies if this has been done before but i just wondered if it was possible that constant use of the Stop/Start system can have an impact or contribute towards the dreaded timing chain stretch/snap issue in the N47 engine? I'm not suggesting this is to blame as i have seen lots of...
  15. N47 Timing Chain and Stop/Start

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi Guys Apologies if this has been done before but i just wondered if it was possible that constant use of the Stop/Start system can have an impact or contribute towards the dreaded timing chain stretch/snap issue in the N47 engine? I'm not suggesting this is to blame as i have seen lots of...
  16. N47 Timing Chain and Stop/Start

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Guys Apologies if this has been done before but i just wondered if it was possible that constant use of the Stop/Start system can have an impact or contribute towards the dreaded timing chain stretch/snap issue in the N47 engine? I'm not suggesting this is to blame as i have seen lots of...
  17. Stop/start orange light flickers on dash then goes?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all, i have a 2007 bmw 3 series coupe 320d m sport. Only had it a few days and after about 5/10 minutes from cold the stop/start orange light comes on(flashes) for about a second then it goes. Is this normal? an indication that the engine is warmed up and the system is active? Many thanks for...
  18. Auto Stop/Start =better MPG ?

    General BMW Discussions
    High guys whats you thoughts on Auto Stop/Start does it give you better MPG ?? or is it just a nuisance at traffic lights ? I have a had a few BMWs with it,i always turn it off tho as i cant get on with the car turning off when you stop . On saying that the cheap road tax is a bonus :D
  19. 2009 E87 116D Auto stop/start

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Guys My auto stop/start has 'stopped' since the weather has become much colder. I know that it does not come into play when the motor is not up to temperature and when the battery does not have enough charge etc, but is it also affected by outside air temp? By the by, my the car should be...
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