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Chad Farhat
Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems
Category: BMW
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Experience:  Owner at Carolina Auto Service & Sales , 20 years Experience in Foreign & Domestic vehicles
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Triangle maintenance is on I need to know how I can find out

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triangle maintenance is on I need to know how I can find out what I need to do will the car have a place for me to find out
JA: What is the model/year of your BMW?
Customer: 2009 x5
JA: Are you fixing your X5 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: yes I am and I need to know how to find out what it needs or do I need to take to the dealship
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 2 months ago.

Hi, I'm Chad. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question and I will be posting your reply ASAP.

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 2 months ago.

you will have an OBII plug , that you need to use a diagnostic scanner bmw or equivalent to retrieve the fault codes

if you have an advance or auto zone locally they do the scan for free and give you a print out of the fault code #

Please let me know

Thank You

Chad Farhat

ASE Certified Technician

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 2 months ago.

it will look like this picture i sent you

Expert:  Chad Farhat replied 2 months ago.

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