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  1. 2006 BMW E90 318i Traction problem

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So my wife's E90 318i has started to judder alot when driving, especially when it's in low gears with little acceleration. If you carry on driving it, it also goes into limp mode. The traction light is constantly flashing and sometimes it'll throw up the ABS light and red handbrake light...
  2. Traction control light on

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi,my traction control light is on permanently abs working fine, when I start to drive off I get a single beep from the dash,but if I drive very slowly from first starting the car it only beeps when I get to about walking speed, anything ring a bell to anyone or any ideas, cheers,mot coming up...
  3. Traction Control and Amber Handbreak Light

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi, Just bought my first BMW (120D Coupe) at the weekend and noticed 2 lights coming on when driving home from the garage. The car is still under warranty and I’ve spoke to the garage. They are happy to go the issue but wondered if I can do anything at home as the garage I got the car from is...
  4. Traction control problems

    General BMW Discussions
    Hiya. New here and this is my 1st bmw. I always drive older golfs but decided I needed something reliable (?!) for work.. It’s a 118D coupe and I’m having problems with the traction kicking in, I changed the runflats to mitclin all climate to see if this worked. It didn’t, I’ve had a diagnostic...
  5. Traction Control Issue?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi, A few weeks ago I was on the motorway and suddenly the ABS light, traction control light and the hand brake light were all on at same time, in addition to low tyre pressure light. Did not noticed any loss of power. Similar to this photo I found online: Checked the tyre pressure in all 4...
  6. Abs warning light handbrake light and traction

    Technical Guides for the E90, E91, E92, E93, F30.
    Hi all the above lights in my 318d keep coming on every so often whilst driving just wondered if it's a sensor issue or not ? Also having to press the dtc button whilst driving to avoid jolting and juddering? When traction light is on by itself the car loses power at 70mph
  7. Traction control/ABS issue

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    I’m having an issue on my 320d e92 coupe where the traction light flashes when it shouldn’t and I lose power for a second. The first time it happened I was doing 75mph on a dual carriageway when the traction light started to constantly flash on a straight road and the car started to shake when I...
  8. 2010 E91 320d Traction control warning light on dash

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi Bimmer team, I'm hoping one of you might be able to shed some light on an intermittent warning light I keep getting on my e91 320d, the car itself has been very well looked after always serviced every year regardless of miles and has been rock solid for the last 4 years of ownership. However...
  9. ABS Traction control E brake lights simultaneously lit

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I've had this problem intermittently now for 6 month's or so. The ABS, traction control and E brake light come on permanently for several weeks then for a few days might come off and on, just randomly. Its disables traction control and ABS aswell. I had it scanned its not a brake sensor, its...
  10. Traction control

    Introductions
    Hi all, I've got a 1 series 118d on 09 plate had an on going issue with traction control light, abs and flat tyre lights on dash. When pulling off traction control light flashes as if it's working, turning it off by pressing the dsc button disables tc, after a few mins then I get abs and flat...
  11. ABS and Traction Control Lights

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    So this morning both the ABS and traction control lights came on. About 8 hours later and both lights still coming on. Does this sound like a simple ABS sensor fault? Thanks.
  12. 2006 318D Traction Control Light Problem

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, I have a problem with the traction light coming on. It seems to trigger when turning right, particularly on roundabouts. Then once it has been triggered it will kick in on straights as well. Once the light is on the car will judder/lose power. I took it to my usual mechanic last week...
  13. ABS, Traction Control and Handbrake warning lights all on?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    So all the above warning lights have come on. I have a E90 325i, CC-ID 24, 50, 354 and 678. Reading through alot of different threads and getting alot of different problems it could be, including one that could cost alot. So im just wondering has anyone else had these exact problems before and...
  14. Help with faulty car (MPG, heater, traction control and yellow handbrake light)

    Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi there, I'm looking for some help and advice about my BMW 120D N47 2007 car. Recently a lot of problems started occurring. Firstly in December my car started struggling on cold morning and would take more than a few cranks to start up. I knew the battery was on the way out so i had that...
  15. Are you turning traction etc OFF When its snowed ?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    e39 525d . I had good results with my BARUM tyres. But wanted to know more about turning Traction control etc etc off ? is it really worth it. Thanks
  16. E90 08 320d traction issues

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi guys, new to the site (first post, be gentle). I picked up a 08 e90 320d last week. On pulling away (regardless of surface or condition) I get a judder of the traction control every time unless am extremely light on accelerator. It?s on non run flats 225/45/17. An odd pair of tyres on the...
  17. C110 scanner scanning traction control

    BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    Hi does anyone know how to scan DTC using the scanner please ? There only seems to be an option for DSC and that doesn?t work Cheers
  18. Abs and traction control slowing car down

    Diagnostic Hardware and Software Discussion forum
    Hi new here, got a big problem with my car, changed rear pads and Wear sensor as it was rubbing and showing they needed changing anyway do this and still car is showing up abs and brake fluid low which it's not any idea's car has covered over 123000 miles Also has run flat tyres and handling...
  19. 320d abs and traction slowing car down

    Introductions
    Hi I'm new had the car for just under a year now and changed the rear pads thinking traction control could be them as they were very low but still got light on and can only drive car with traction turned completely off. The car is a e92 saloon 2.0 diesel
  20. 840 sport ABS and Traction control lights on

    BMW 8 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E31
    Hi all, went to take the 8 for the MOT today and as soon as I drove off the ABS and traction control lights illuminated:mad. The car has only done about 300 miles since the previous MOT so maybe its sulking. Cancelled MOT Any ideas? Terry
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