2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10
BMW Garage BMW Meets Register Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

2010 2011 BMW 5 Series Forum F10 BMW 5-Series (F10) Forums General 5-Series Sedan and Wagon (F10 / F11) Forum Seat Coolers Throwing Out Heat
Post Reply
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      07-29-2012, 03:15 PM   #1
Chili Palmer
Master Of My Domain

Drives: 2011 550i M Sport
Join Date: Apr 2012
Location: SoCal

iTrader: (1)

Seat Coolers Throwing Out Heat

I was driving my wife's 550 yesterday and turned on the seat cooler on high and after a few minutes I noticed that the top area under the headrest was pretty hot. I looked to see if by chance I had turned on the seat heater, but no, it was the seat cooler. I turned it off, and proceeded to dinner, when we drove back home I tried the cooler again. Again it started getting hot again.

Is the fan motor heating up or is there a circuit cross somewhere that causes the upper portion of the seat to heat up?

Has anyone else had this happen to them?
Appreciate 0
      07-30-2012, 03:22 AM   #2
half man half amazin
half man half amazin's Avatar

Drives: 2017 430 Gran Coupe
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Las Vegas

iTrader: (0)

Negative. Mine have worked flawlessly, take it in to the dealer ASAP. It's summer you need that feature!
Past: 2011 E92 //M3 SSII DCT
Previous: 2012 F10 550i Carbon Black M Sport
Present: 2017 430 Gran Coupe
Appreciate 0
Post Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 07:13 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST