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      12-23-2012, 08:11 PM   #1
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3 lights on @ the same time:: help needed!

I was cruising @ normal speeds during the holidays and all of a sudden, three lights at the dashboard turned on. ABS, Dynamic traction control and tire pressure monitor system.
Engine seems to be running, all seems fine as i continued driving.
What does this mean when all of these 3 lights turn on @ the same time ?
I was able to drive home safely with all 3 lights on which was roughly around 50 kilometers long.
The BMW dealer is on holidays so no one was there to help me.
Somewhat disappointed as the car is a 2011 with only 7000 kilometers in the odometer.

Please advice and is this possible to continue driving ?

Thanks in advance.

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      12-25-2012, 02:18 PM   #2
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Sounds like there is a fault with the traction control & ABS systems - or with a sensor. If you don't have individual wheel sensors, that would cause a fault with the TPM as well. I would make certain the tire pressures are correct and drive carefully until you can get to the dealer.

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      12-25-2012, 03:04 PM   #3
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I think your ABS/DTC block/pump just took a dump. There have been a few of these threads before.

Here is a company that can repair them. BMW wants a small fortune for a new one.

http://www.tachopix.de/controlunit/n.../pagetype.iav/
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      12-25-2012, 03:39 PM   #4
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I think your ABS/DTC block/pump just took a dump. There have been a few of these threads before.

Here is a company that can repair them. BMW wants a small fortune for a new one.

http://www.tachopix.de/controlunit/n.../pagetype.iav/
Shouldnt that be fixed under warranty?
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      12-25-2012, 05:33 PM   #5
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Shouldnt that be fixed under warranty?
Yes, it should.
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