This very nice BMW 530 Sport Wagon came in today with a new customer. the car presented with the Airbag or SRS warning light on. After diagnosis, our tech found a Battery Safety Terminal module fault. Problem Running through the BMW Test Plan, we identified the problem, the battery was under water! In fact, the rear of the car was full of water, and clearly had been for some time. Clogged sunroof drains were identified as the culprit, something which should be checked and cleared at least annually, or during the BMW scheduled maintenance services. Object Lesson The car was [...]
With our sales business, and referrals from other shops and dealers, we seem to be doing a fair number of these BMW factory kit installs. The results are great, we also install the lighting control module and wiring as as well, and we have the BMW computer to reprogram the electronics for the trailer connection lighting. These hitches are quite versatile, and can be used to tow a boat or trailer, install a bike carrier, or for any number of reasons. We thought folks might like to see the process of installation.