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Opus IVS technicians supports a customer with a Peugeot 2017 model year experiencing a gearbox malfunction
26 February 2021
Opus IVS technicians supports a customer with a Peugeot 2017 model year experiencing a gearbox malfunction

Affected Vehicles Peugeot All models (2006 - 2017) | All Fitted with CFC300P 6 speed...

BMW vehicle fitted with the M57TU engine and automatic transmission suffers from a blocked DPF
26 February 2021
BMW vehicle fitted with the M57TU engine and automatic transmission suffers from a blocked DPF

The IVS 360 often see multiple cases of the same nature. This is particularly true of BMW...

BMW F6x MINI displayed a ‘Secure vehicle with parking brake when stationary’ error message in the I-drive.
26 February 2021
BMW F6x MINI displayed a ‘Secure vehicle with parking brake when stationary’ error message in the I-drive.

This week IVS 360 OEM BMW brand-specific Master Technician Simon Tyrrell supported a customer...

IVS 360 teams supports customer with a Mercedez-Benz C Class
26 February 2021
IVS 360 teams supports customer with a Mercedez-Benz C Class

Make/Model Mercedez-Benz C Class W204 W204 2007 – 2009

IVS 360 Team Supports Customer with a Volvo V40 RHD 2013 with multiple IPC Warnings and No Crank
26 February 2021
IVS 360 Team Supports Customer with a Volvo V40 RHD 2013 with multiple IPC Warnings and No Crank

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BMW G-series Terminal Control PWF
26 February 2021
BMW G-series Terminal Control PWF

To those technicians who are familiar with BMW vehicles, in the past they havealways had the...

Renault Scenic 3 2008 with ‘Spanner Light’ and ‘Check Parking Brake’ warnings on IPC
26 February 2021
Renault Scenic 3 2008 with ‘Spanner Light’ and ‘Check Parking Brake’ warnings on IPC

Fault: ‘Spanner light’ and ‘check parking brake’ warnings on the Instrument Panel Cluster

Opus IVS Supports Customer with a Porsche Boxster 997 (2005)
26 February 2021
Opus IVS Supports Customer with a Porsche Boxster 997 (2005)

The IVS 360 team help workshops across the globe on a multitude of vehicle faults for a wide...

IVS 360 BMW team supports a customer servicing a BMW i3 fitted with a range extender requiring an oil service
26 February 2021
IVS 360 BMW team supports a customer servicing a BMW i3 fitted with a range extender requiring an oil service

Working on BMW HEVs in your workshop?  

2L Diesel Ingenium Engine with Low Pressure and an Exhaust Valve Cooler blockage
26 February 2021
2L Diesel Ingenium Engine with Low Pressure and an Exhaust Valve Cooler blockage

Vehicle Types: Land Rover / Jaguars (and any vehicle fitted with the 2.0 diesel ingenium...

IVS 360 Team helps customer with contaminated coolant in a reservoir
26 February 2021
IVS 360 Team helps customer with contaminated coolant in a reservoir

At Opus IVS we deliver beyond the scope of general scan tool diagnostic capabilities, with our...

2008 BMW E90 328xi 6-Cylinder N51 Engine
26 February 2021
2008 BMW E90 328xi 6-Cylinder N51 Engine

Vehicle was brought in with a concern of rough running. Step one on any diagnosis is to confirm...