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Old 06-04-2008, 02:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Automatic Stability Control + Traction

I am doing a brake job on a 93 525i and the Bentley manual says the following on page 340-2:

Warning -

On cars with Automatic Stability Control + Traction (ASC + T), special BMW service equipment is required to properly bleed the ASC+T/ABS system. For safety reasons, the brake system on cars with ASC+T must not be bled using the procedures described below.

I cannot find anywhere in the manual how to determine if my car has ASC+T. On page 300-4, it describes the method of operation for the ASC+T system but it does not give enough detail to be sure if my car has it or not.

Any ideas?

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Not sure if your car does have ASC or DSC? but if you find it to turn it off completely you need to hold it in for about 10 seconds.

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