How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask sprinkles08 Your Own Question
sprinkles08
sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
Category: BMW
Satisfied Customers: 21599
Experience:  ASE Master and Advanced level certified. Factory trained with 15 years dealership experience
9825021
Type Your BMW Question Here...
sprinkles08 is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Po011 code-intake timing advanced bank 1-car starts and runs

Customer Question

po011 code-intake timing advanced bank 1-car starts and runs good for 3-5 seconds then runs rough -1999 bmw 740il
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

If you're setting a cam timing related code and have ruled out a variable valve timing issue then a timing chain or cam sensor issue is likely.

P0011 doesn't show valid for the vehicle information supplied. Can you double check the code number and post the VIN?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
P0011-intake camshaft advanced bank 1-vin WBAGH833XXDP02838--did chain and guides-set up with correct tools-start up runs good 3-5 seconds then starts running rough
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 9 months ago.

The lowest numerical code listed for this VIN is P0100.

You double checked the codes today?

What are you using to read codes?