24th February 2010, 04:48
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Originally Posted by jimbre7
I just got my 01 M5 about a month ago. I drove it home 1000M without a single issue. Now it goes into limp mode right after start-up. Turn it off, turn it back on and it's fine.
These are the codes from my peake:
4e: Coolant Temp Sensor
6b: Control unit self-test, pre check of drive-by-wire system
E6: Drive-by-wire, throttle position failure
D1: Misfire during warm-up, cyl 5
D2: Misfire during warm-up, cyl 6
D5: Misfire during warm-up, mult cyl
I saw these issues with other M5's, but I wasn't sure if some codes would contribute to others. Any help would be great.
4e: Self explanatory
6b and E6: Possible throttle sensor failure
The others are pretty common and will probably go away when you reset it and see what comes back.
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