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Problem in the self leveling suspension of a 2006 BMW X5 4

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Problem in the self leveling suspension of a 2006 BMW X5 4.4i
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer BMW,

My name is XXXXX XXXXX it will be my pleasure to assist you today.

 

what is your question regarding this problem?

 

 

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

 

Hello, Steve, my name isXXXXX suspension doen't work. The car is in the service and the local mechanic, that works for me a long time, and has a good service, do not get the solution..

 

Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.

what kind of equipment does he have?

 

Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I dont know the exactly answer but I think he has the proper scanner to do the job.

 

Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
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there are many, many things that can cause a problem in this system. A proper scanner is required to read the fault logs which will point to the failure.

 

If he cannot find the failure then I would have to suspect he does not have the proper sacnner. you will need to take the car to a shop that has a BMW GT1 or similar scanner.

 

It is impposible to trouble shoot this suspenson without knowing what faults have been looged so this is your only option at this point.

 

I hope that is helpful, please let me know if you have further questions, or if I can clarify anything for you.


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Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Tks, Steve......it's a reasonable answer......but, supose his scanner is correct. He have been checking the system for days, everything seems good, compressor, fuses, relais, airbags. He founded a problem in the front sensor, driver-side, change it, and nothing........in your oppinion, due to that, where is the problem?
Expert:  Steve replied 2 years ago.
Hi again,

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In that case I would suspect the control module, or a false warning in the cluster.

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thank you in advance.

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