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  1. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I’ve pretty much made up my mind to buy an E61 with a V8, but when test driving a 550i, I encountered some rather annoying behavior from the Sport Auto trasmission. In short, despite having it in manual mode, whenever my right foot requested any serious response from the engine, it immediately...
  2. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    I just bought an e36 m3 two weeks back. Yesterday while on the highway, i downshifted from 5th to 4th going about 50mph, pushing the rpms to ~5500. At that moment i quietly blew black smoke, and lost throttle response. I drove a mile and then the oil light and battery light came on. I drove...
  3. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    I have always been scared of mis shifting in a manual. Soon Il be buyi g a 335i e92 manual, and its going to be the first manual i have driven my dad is looking forward to teach me but I'm scared of being around 7k rpm, and shifting down instead of up by accident, would this break the...
  4. X3 E83 (2004 - 2010)
    When I apply the brakes I can feel the tranny downshifting and it makes the car jerk and lurch to a stop. Tranny works well in all conditions, both in auto and manual, it's just that stopping the car is a stuttering experience. Car is CPO. Is this normal or should I have the dealer look at it?
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