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Shawn1971 01-26-2013 08:19 PM

e39 99 528i transmission
I am only getting 2and3rd gear and speedo quit working and traction control light is on and abs light is on

edjack 01-26-2013 11:56 PM

Get the codes read - report back.

E39/E60 01-27-2013 07:48 PM

ok this happens often when wet outside what i do is manually shift by going from drive to 3rd gear and back up this shifts it then i would check the abs light it could be water just got on it or that it shorted but that would be my advice i have no idea if this is bad for trans ive done it a lot and my trans is still rocking again just my experience

diggyd357 01-27-2013 08:09 PM

Wheel speed sensors... rear drivers side wheel speed sensor will cause speedometer issues and front passenger wheel speed sensor affects the shifting . This was the first issue I dealt with when I bought my 97 528i. I had same lights lit and same symptom.

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