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Old 11-16-2012, 03:54 PM
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Great pictures and thanks for the update !
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Old 11-16-2012, 04:47 PM
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It's Deja Poo - as in, I've heard this **** before.
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Old 11-16-2012, 04:59 PM
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You could also check to see if the shifter linkage has disconnected from the armature on the side of the transmission.

Crawl under with a light and look at the drivers side of the trans.
I just re-read through the entire thread to see who came closest to diagnosing the problem and it seems like PP94 came the closest

This problem and resulting solution remind me to always use the KISS (keep is simple stupid) principle.

Glad you got it sorted out Byork7. And Kudos to you for all of the other stuff you have done. You are amassing a great amount of experience to pass on to other members, especially those with the M20.
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It's Deja Poo - as in, I've heard this **** before.
Steve

Calypso Red 1992 525i with 200K miles

1991 735i - Sold
1992 525i - Sold
1995 325is - Sold
2000 528i - Sold

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Old 11-16-2012, 08:30 PM
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High Five for a job well done!

Interesting about the shifter cable, have not personally seen a problem on the forums like that lately.
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:39 PM
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High Five for a job well done!

Interesting about the shifter cable, have not personally seen a problem on the forums like that lately.
High five indeed. Props to you for narrowing the cause down and props to OP for doing the work himself.
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It's Deja Poo - as in, I've heard this **** before.
Steve

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1991 735i - Sold
1992 525i - Sold
1995 325is - Sold
2000 528i - Sold

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