3rd August 2008, 17:06
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Due to the complexity of our cars, these error messages can be due to a multitude of problems. Although some of this has been discussed and can be found though doing a search, occasionally people who haven't posted on this have had a similar problem with a resolution that has not yet been discussed and cannot be found solely through doing a search. Therefore in some instances, topics like this might be worth revisiting.
Case in point--I recently had the identical error messages shortly after having the Dinan intakes and Stage 3 software installed, and had to have my Dinan throttle bodies replaced (after I used the search tool, I didn't post on the subject partly because I didn't want to get the famous "do a search" response). Apparently the most recent version of the TB's are made a little differently, preventing this problem from occurring with the new Dinan intakes. So far I have yet to get the message again.
OTDoc, I think you need to bring this to your local BMW dealer for diagnostics and contact Dinan as well. I know you don't have the Dinan TB's but it is remotely possible that you might need to have these in order to prevent this error occurring with the new intakes.
2006 M5--Sapphire black/sepang
Dinan: free flow exhaust, Stage 3 engine software, high flow throttle bodies, high flow air mass meter/intake Assemblies, stage 2 suspension, 13% underdrive crankshaft pulley, 5.8 liter stroker engine, Dinan middle exhaust section, custom headers (I think I am finally done)
2011 M3--Space gray, red/black interior, DCT, ZCP, awaiting Dinan 4.6 liter Sroker engine
Last edited by xraym5; 3rd August 2008 at 17:07.