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      08-14-2012, 03:43 AM   #1
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hi guys i need some help
my X6 keeps on giving me a reduced power engine malfunction in addition i get Gear box fault when i drive on highway ...

really need some help !
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      08-14-2012, 12:18 PM   #2
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Sounds like the HPFP, the gearbox could be a programming issue. Would check with dealer for recalls.
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      09-02-2012, 08:55 AM   #3
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hi guys i need some help
my X6 keeps on giving me a reduced power engine malfunction in addition i get Gear box fault when i drive on highway ...

really need some help !
This just happened to me last night. I've had the X6 for exactly one week. The first time I drove it on the highway for more then 20 minutes. I had the cruise control on and someone was on my tail trying to pass me. I punched it and the engine malfunction light came on and the car started to shake. Total buzz kill and a bit alarming. I limped to the nearest exit and powered the car down turned it back on and problem was gone. I'm afraid to put my foot on the gas now in a 85k dollar 439 horsepower car. Going up to BMW after the holiday to have it checked out.
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      09-05-2012, 03:35 PM   #4
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hi guys i need some help
my X6 keeps on giving me a reduced power engine malfunction in addition i get Gear box fault when i drive on highway ...

really need some help !
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This just happened to me last night. I've had the X6 for exactly one week. The first time I drove it on the highway for more then 20 minutes. I had the cruise control on and someone was on my tail trying to pass me. I punched it and the engine malfunction light came on and the car started to shake. Total buzz kill and a bit alarming. I limped to the nearest exit and powered the car down turned it back on and problem was gone. I'm afraid to put my foot on the gas now in a 85k dollar 439 horsepower car. Going up to BMW after the holiday to have it checked out.
Sounds exactly like what happened to me about 6 months ago on a trip to Lake Tahoe, although the problem didn't go away by restarting the car. When I took it to the dealer, they replaced the low pressure fuel pump under warranty. (The HPFP had been previously replaced.)
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