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      08-12-2011, 09:15 AM   #1
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Left Brake Light malfunction cost?

Hi, I have a left brake light malfunction on my 08 e92 m3.

About to drop it off at BMW.

Whats the estimate cost on this?
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      08-12-2011, 08:55 PM   #2
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Do the 08's have the replaceable bulbs? My wife has 2010 X5 and I just had the get a bulb to clear the malfunction.
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Cost should be zero. There's a TSB on that issue, and fix consists on changing the whole bulb carrier. But you can easily fix it by lifting the contact points with a jeweler screwdriver or angled pic, and also making the sleeve a bit tighter for better contact. I'd do that, rather than bothering with a dealer, but it's your call. Either way it'll be fixed. Good luck.
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      08-14-2011, 08:57 AM   #4
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ty!

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Cost should be zero. There's a TSB on that issue, and fix consists on changing the whole bulb carrier. But you can easily fix it by lifting the contact points with a jeweler screwdriver or angled pic, and also making the sleeve a bit tighter for better contact. I'd do that, rather than bothering with a dealer, but it's your call. Either way it'll be fixed. Good luck.
thanks man!
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