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E46 (1999 - 2006)
The fourth generation 3 Series (E46 chassis) was introduced in 1999 and set the standard for engineering and performance during it's years of production including being named to Car & Driver's 10 best list every one of those years! ! -- View the E46 Wiki

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Old 12-05-2012, 06:57 PM
BCowley BCowley is offline
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Mein Auto: 2005 325xi
lost 5th gear?

Hey all, relatively new here, 05 325xi, 110k, on way home from work today won't shift into 5th gear. It seemed to go in manually but not 100% sure, also noticed when going back to auto it seemed to try and shift but no luck, rpms jumped up and down a bit.

I do have a service contract, but not sure what my next move is?

Since I have the contract would going to the dealer be the best choice?

Not mechanically inclined so any advice would be appreciated.
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Old 12-05-2012, 07:45 PM
FredoinSF FredoinSF is offline
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Mein Auto: 650i 330cic X5d MINI
Start by reading the contract and hope it covers a new transmission.
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