While sitting in the drivers seat, I turned on the heated seat. Automatic-transmission shifts are positive but curt. The issue occurs while the car is in motion or stationary. We live in Chicago and therefore drive on highways and in heavy traffic frequently. We are currently teaching my daughter to drive, this could have been a serious safety issue if she had been behind the wheel, distracting her from driving and injuring her leg possibly causing an accident.
An onboard computer — formerly part of the Premium Package — is standard in 2006 models. Thank you for your time and keep up the great work! One minute down the road I smell smoke like an electrical fire. The manufacturer stated that they were aware of the issue; however, the failure was a result of the risk of having seat heaters. Had money right in hand to purchase and couldnt because they told me the mechanic do not come in today to xome back tomorrow and plus they dont negotiate wont be back there again. Therfore all the parts currently in stock can be seen by selecting the manufacturer on the left. Oh thanks to Erika she has made me to want to call again for more parts in the near future.
We are a growing scrapyard in Gauteng. The two-way tailgate has a top portion that swings up and a swing-down lower section. The two-way tailgate has a top portion that swings up and a swing-down lower section. Instrument dials feature chrome rings in the Sport Package. Five days prior to this I was aware that an area of the driver's seat was burning me, and I immediately turned the warmer off. In addition, the seat belt system chime sensor was inoperative. Xenon headlights, which are standard with V-8 power, are linked to the steering mechanism.
The American-built X5 initially came with only a 4. Stealth Bulbs are backed by the manufacturer's lifetime guarantee. Units Affected 76565 The Los Angeles auto show is finally emerging out of the long shadow of Detroit's North American International Auto Show, to the unbridled joy of hundreds of war weary automotive journalists around the globe. In case of accident, the airbag will not deploy. . The six-cylinder engine is energetic enough to satisfy most drivers. I am terrified to turn on the heated seats again.
The link will take you to a page where you can select your year and engine. Had I stayed in the vehicle any longer, I would have been burned by the seat and injured. It is not only a terrible customer service experience but it puts our family at risk every time we drive the car. The condition of the car makes it very dangerous for anyone to sit in the front passenger seat. I have experience discoloration in some of my clothing due to the excessive heat, and I experienced a slight burned on my thigh when the heated seat is turned on. I called the dealer- got a quote to repair.
While at a stop light, he noticed that the seat was smoking and his leg was burned. First, you can use the search bar above to search by part number or keyword. I have not fixed the problem yet and do have the old malfunctioning part. They also stated that they would repair the vehicle for free. Stealth bulbs are silver coated and bright amber color illuminates when in use. Instrument dials feature chrome rings in the Sport Package. Xenon headlights, which are standard with V-8 power, are linked to the steering mechanism.
They called and said yes; so I thought we had a deal. I feel my left hip getting hot at the same time. Simply set your year, make, model, and engine, and then select a category. The front passenger seat occupant detection mat that determines if and how the passenger frontal air bag should deploy in a crash may fatigue and develop cracks which could lead to a system failure. Bmw X5 Oem Parts Information Models 2000 - 2006 4. A Sport Package is available for the 3. The vehicle has not been repaired.
Please widen the coverage of the campaign to include all models and years affected by this widespread problem. We got the model with the bigger wheels which has made an enjoyable ride that always feels planted. My car was stationary when this occurred, parked in a parking lot. The company also added a high-performance 4. I bought this vehicle used and just thought the seat was a bit worn in that spot.
At nearly 184 inches long overall, the X5 is 5 inches shorter than the 2006 Mercedes-Benz M-Class. An optional load-floor extension slides out on tracks. The indicators remained illuminated until the engine was turned off. Safety Antilock brakes, stability control, side curtain-type airbags and side-impact airbags for the front seats are standard. When I turned off the seat heater and the burning stopped. Ideal for street use and professional show cars. Could not believe how helpful C.
After looking on the internet about this issue, many people have been having this problem and there is currently no recall for this vehicle. Cressida left front door shell. Let car warm up for 5 minutes and commenced to drive away. I have a small burn on my leg, and a good size hole in the seat. This X5 has room for 5people comfortably seated.