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06-24-2005, 12:28 PM
Have a 545i - i go from automatic to sport , where i drive in the most , to sometimes manual shift - a pretty significant slip in the transmission has resulted - BMW said software related , but now wondering if not mechanical and more serious - has anyone else experienced and have you had repaired to good order etc - thnx .

06-24-2005, 02:12 PM
I'd believe it to be a software issue on such a new car. Since your car is fully covered under warranty, I wouldn't worry too much but why wasn't the car fixed? I assume by "BMW" you mean the dealer you took the car to told you this.