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      10-08-2012, 07:00 PM   #13
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Drives: '09 E93 335i
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Originally Posted by Zero View Post
Hopefully that's it, I literally just got the car back from an oil change at the stealership so I can't think of anything that could have made the SES light go off
I thought the ambient temp sensor was just a convenience thing but, according to my dealer service adviser, the car actually uses the sensor to adjust the fuel mix; hence the limp mode. My sensor was telling the car it was 125F outside when it was in the 90s, so it freaked out.
2012+ 09 E93 335i - Space Gray, N54, Sport, Premium, Comfort, Logic7, Nav Mods - Reflectors, LUX, Pedals, M3 Spoiler, Black Grilles, Macht Schnell, Aero, ESS, StopTech
2011-12 07 E60 M5 - Indy Red