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Actually a 530GT - now showing a failure on the auto hold

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Actually a 530GT - now showing a failure on the auto hold element of the parking brake. didnt even know i had it! Screen says i can only use parking brake when stationary -of course!!
Rumour says it is an £800 replacement for module = or is it just a sensor/software niggle.
Is there precedent for this problem?
Thank you
Barry
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.
Hi - have you had the fault logs scanned?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
through my garage (not BMW dealer. Also tried recalibrating but still kept warning message
Expert:  Steve replied 7 months ago.

does your garage have BMW equipment that can red faults from this system?