Question about 2009 BMW X5
Recently my service engine light came on and brought the codes P0492 & P0493. I was told it was the secondary air injection system. I then brought it in to get checked out and they told me the secondary air pump needed to be replaced. I did not have it fixed yet because I was told it was not urgent. However, now my MPG gauge is malfunctioning and it just started doing this since my engine light came on. I will be coasting towards a stoplight, no foot on either peddle, the MPG gauge will read 40MPG, and then as soon as I put my foot on the brake the MPG gauge goes down to 15MPG and then immediately switches directions and heads to 40MPG. When i begin accelerating it also hesitates before it begins to move. Could this be a direct cause of the secondary air pump?
Fist of all this is a 2009 vehicle and if you are having any problem with a secondary air pump with this NEW vehicle it should be under warranty or should be a recall and should be fixed for FREE, by BMW. This vehicle in my opinion is way too new to be having such problems, that pump must have been defective. I also believe that thier may be other problem going o with this vehicle. MY SUGGESTION IS TO TAKE THIS THING BACK TO BMW ADN HAVE THEM FIX ALL YOUR ISSUES FOR FREE. Good Luckand thanks for using FIX YA
Posted on Jan 26, 2009
Yes it can be. Definately get these Replaced unless you just do in town Driving. You do not want to Risk a Ticket and have to Explain this Prob to a Cop! LOL Please Rate my Response, I need all the Help that I can get! Thanks!
Posted on Jan 26, 2009
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