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      08-26-2013, 12:51 PM   #23
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My car is in the shop for the same thing. Did you have the extended warranty? They tell me its not covered by the extended warranty. I have the Power Train Plus from BMW.
My car is CPO (Certified Pre Owned) and it has the full warranty until 100K or April 2015. I pay a $50.00 deductible (which was waived by the dealership) for any warranty work.

Both of mine were covered under the CPO plan.
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      09-24-2013, 02:22 PM   #24
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Sorry to revive an old thread, but did any of you pull the bmw error codes before you had actuators replaced? If so, what were the codes?

I'm getting a "CDBF - throttle valve actuator CAN bank 1" and was thrown into limp mode twice now....but it's intermittent.
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Sorry to revive an old thread, but did any of you pull the bmw error codes before you had actuators replaced? If so, what were the codes?

I'm getting a "CDBF - throttle valve actuator CAN bank 1" and was thrown into limp mode twice now....but it's intermittent.
I didn't pull the codes but I think I remember seeing that same verbiage from someone else who's had the issue. Sounds like your Bank 1 has failed.
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My car is at the dealer right now having the TA replaced. Not sure which bank failed.
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My car also had a TVA failure on bank 1. Scary part is I'm only at 30k miles, thank god for warranty otherwise the repair bill cost $2120.78.
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That's crazy what the dealer wants to replace one... Its a $715 part + labor. With a little know-how you can do it yourself and save a ton of money.
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