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Old 09-26-2010, 04:39 AM
rdc rdc is offline
Location: Lexington, KY
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 957
Mein Auto: 1995 525iA
At least the later models are designed to shift at higher rpm for the first 3-4 minutes to help it warm up quicker. I understand it is to lower overall emission levels. Feels a bit like the sport mode. Mine has done it since I have owned it for over 7 years.

1995 525i auto, 1/95 build, EAT chip, abt 239K miles, , HID, Lumbar, Oxford Green/Parchment, rebuilt trany @ 211K
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