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      01-31-2012, 01:10 AM   #1
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Cobb Stage 1 Sport throwing code

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My Cobb AP is showing Code P2EF4, Map Controlled Thermostat, Mechanical


I can't seem to find this code listed anywhere..

Is this my system telling my my thermostat is shot, or is this something I may expect to see running the AP?


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      01-31-2012, 04:37 AM   #2
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Yeah something like that, has your car been running hot or any coolant lights?
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      01-31-2012, 01:08 PM   #3
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Not running hotter than normal, and no cooling lights, just the cel and that code..
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Than i advise you to contact them....
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I had the same code, its the Thermostat stuck open. Brought it to the dealership and they said its a common issue. They replaced the part under CPO, reinstalled COBB. Car runs perfect! Good Luck Bro!
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      02-11-2012, 06:58 PM   #6
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Yes, Stuck Thermostat is what it was. Perhaps we can add this code somewhere for others in the future (or they can search!).

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I had the same code, its the Thermostat stuck open. Brought it to the dealership and they said its a common issue. They replaced the part under CPO, reinstalled COBB. Car runs perfect! Good Luck Bro!
Dealer didn't mind you were COBBed....and just replaced under warranty?? DO ALL DEALERS NOT CARE ABOUT ECU UPGRADES???

Or you uninstalled and reinstalled and they had no idea??? muhahahha??
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Dealer didn't mind you were COBBed....and just replaced under warranty?? DO ALL DEALERS NOT CARE ABOUT ECU UPGRADES???

Or you uninstalled and reinstalled and they had no idea??? muhahahha??
He said that he "reinstalled" Cobb, so I'm guessing it was uninstalled when he brought it in.
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He said that he "reinstalled" Cobb, so I'm guessing it was uninstalled when he brought it in.
Yea your probably right
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Just got this code today
Guess I have to change my thermostat ? Or wait to see if it happens again ?
Perhaps I should do the water pump as well ?

Suggestions please
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im getting this code now too p2ef4 do u guys know if its covered under the bmw powertrain warranty?

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If you do end up having to replace your tstat I would strongly advise replacing the wp since it's such a pia repair to do. The tstat attaches to the wp anyways.
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im getting this code now too p2ef4 do u guys know if its covered under the bmw powertrain warranty?

Yes
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If you do end up having to replace your tstat I would strongly advise replacing the wp since it's such a pia repair to do. The tstat attaches to the wp anyways.
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Funny actually two days later the tstat died and I towed the car the my local Indy shop changed stat and wp all good
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do u have anything to support that, cause i called my nearest dealer and spoke to a service adviser and he said its not covered.
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