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Old 07-26-2010, 04:56 PM
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Mein Auto: 2000 BMW 740I SPORT
several reasons why transfail safe mode kicks in
1)bad alternator
2) dying battery
U can check those 2 by opening up OBC#7 on your cluster
car idling should be around 12.2v-13.9v
turn engine off but leave key postion 1 ...battery should be 12.0v and higher
3) low transmission fluid.....

4) 99-2001 have ABS/DSC control module that go bad and when they do "Transfailsafe " kicks in
but u hav 1995 so ignore #4
2000 740i Sport , Alpina 21`, Alpina Lip, Alpina Deco kit,Dinan 7,Dinan TB, DINAN CAI, DINAN Exhaust, Dinan Stage 5, Dinan 4/5 transmission, Dinan manifold, Highline individual interior,Eibach/Bilstein,Zimmerman Timing guides 08/13
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