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My bmw warning light came on and the car would not drive

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My bmw warning light came on and the car would not drive over 2,000 revs in each gear, I turned the car off and back on the engine light went off and the car is driving normally , do you no what the cause as I have only just bought the car 2nd hand and it's still under warranty from the seller
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
Have any diagnostics been carried out?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No not yet only happened this morning , I accelerated to over take a car the light came on and I lost power , I drove about a mile home when I turned it off and back on it was fine
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
What do you think it was steve
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you there steve
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
Hi. Sorry for the delay
Expert:  Steve replied 1 year ago.
I will provide an honest answer. I trust this will be appreciated. Please remember that a low rating PUNISHES me for being honest and that I receive nothing for my time until a positive rating is clicked.
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I think this is most likely a turbo issue or throttle body issue. You will need to have the fault logs read from the vehicle as a next step in diagnosis
Please let me know if you have further questions. Please do not forget to click a positive rating as this is the only way I receive credit for my answer, thank you. Best wishes with your vehicle.
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