Originally Posted by golf_234
SAME thing happened to me!! thought i was in for some trouble, solved itself after restarting.
My dealership said that if it happens, to shut down the car, lock it, wait a few minutes and try again. He did say that there is a service bulletin put out about it. So, there is a repair out there for it, however your car would have to do it quite often for BMW to do anything about it.