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I have a x3 06 reg 2 litre I had a lot of error messages on

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Hi I have a x3 06 reg 2 litre
I had a lot of error messages on diagnostic
The transistor box needed oil and the abs 4x4 and tyre lights were on a new rear abs sensor was needed and fitted
All was ok but today 2 weeks later when going around a corner my 2 front wheels are as it seems almost fighting st me going forward and the car stalls which is very dangerous it has never done this before and drives straight as normal
Do you have any ideas what may be wrong with it?
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.
What diagnostics have been carried out?
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
A full one
which found 3 abs sensor codes 5e32
5e30 and 5e5a which have been resolved
Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.

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you have asked "Do you have any ideas what may be wrong with it? "

based on provided information, it sounds like you have a failing transfer case.

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Ok
How much are they to replace and how long does it take I was told it just need oil 2 weeks ago as that was the only fault it was showing on diagnostics
Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.

they are about £1500 and take about 4 hours to swap

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Can it be switched off
Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.

no, it cannot. Please do not forget to click a positive rating

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Expert:  Steve replied 9 months ago.
did you have additional questions?