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  1. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I've fixed my cooling issue. I was on my way home from work today and all of a sudden my traction control light started to blink doing 80. Didn't actually lose traction and it killed my cruise control. I'm wanting to say it is something to do with the transmission or am I mistaken.
  2. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    Hello, I replaced my solenoids, sleeves, and pan then refilled the transmission with fluid and car didn’t start. I tried jumping the battery that didn’t work there is no issue with the battery. I dropped the transmission pan again made sure the sleeve and plug were put in right it still did not...
  3. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I just purchased a 2003 325ci over all the car is in good shape. The problem it has is it occasionally holds in gear and will hit almost 5K rpm before it changes but really doesn't accelerate very well. Other times it seems to drive OK. I work on all my own cars and have some ideas but thought I...
  4. E90/E91/E92/E93 (2006 - 2013)
    i have an 08335xi transmission blew and i have a new one sitting in the shop but i dont know how to code it to the car wondering if i could get any help with coding or have someone show me to a thread or walkthrough to help me code the trans to the car
  5. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    My yellow cog light on dashboard comes on when I switch the ignition on and stays on, if I then turn the ignition off and turn it back on again it lights up on the dash then goes out and the car is good to drive, I have no idea what the problem is, I have had the car checked over with the obd...
  6. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    I know i need new synchronizers for gears 2 ad 4 and i wanted to know how much it would cost to replace. I talked to a mechanic and he said he would only do it if he replaced all the gears as well. Would i have to replace all of them or could i just replace the synchronizers? The transmission...
  7. 7 Series - F01 / F02 / F03 / F04 (2008 - 2015)
    I have 2009 BMW 750Li. When the car is downshifting form 2nd to 1st is jerking. Any ides how to fix that? Is it software issue or is mechanical problem. Is it covered by the basic power train plan? Thank you in advance! 850destin84
  8. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    Looked through the forums for a few hours now and found no definitive solutions or even causes of the problem. Some forums even said to "SELL THE CAR ASAP" which isn't very comforting... :( ----------------- Here's my story... A few days ago I was driving to school and my car shot me a...
  9. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    So after years of smooth sailing in my 2002 E53 (X5) I believe I now have a transmission problem. The transmission makes what I can only describe as a loud slam/clunking sound when I accelerate after a sudden decrease in speed. Any ideas on what this might be? :dunno:
  10. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Okay So I have a minor coolant leak, and whilst diagnosing the leak I removed the Air filter Box, and started the car to check for the leak. The transmission Cog light appeared, have never seen this light before and have never appeared before. I contacted the BMW dealer and he said it is a...
  11. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    i have a 2000 bmw 328ci, the transmission light (!) came on couple weeks and wont go off at all, just got trannyflush done other day and still on, is there way to disable the light without taking it in to shop lol
  12. 7 Series - E65 / E66 (2002 - 2008)
    I purchased a 2008 750Li about a month ago and all has been fine up until now. Yesterday I went to leave my office and my car wouldn't start. I press the start/stop button and nothing happened at all. I also got a transmission failure signal flashing on the screen. I waited a few minutes and...
  13. E28 (1982 - 1988)
    Hi guys, my 535i stopped shifting into 1st 3rd and 5th yesterday without any real warning ahead of time. The day before I had thought that the car smelled a little strange but had written it off which proved to be a mistake. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions of what it may be before...
  14. X5 E53 (1999 - 2006)
    I bought a 2005 X5 4.4 automatic from a auction that needs help. 1.Main problem is the 4+4 on the dash comes on when the rear diff slips and it says DSC 4+4 NON ACTIVE ON THE DASH BELOW THE GAUGES AND FEELS REALLY UNSTABLE WHEN IT DOES THAT AND THE SPEDO DROPS TO 0 AND SLOWLY COMES BACK TO...
  15. E36 (1991 - 1999)
    i have a 328is and was wondering if the 6speed m3 tranny would work with my motor.
  16. E60 / E61 (2004 - 2010)
    I have a 2004 5451 E60(automatic) with 64,000 miles that has been having Transmission issues for the past few months. My first problem is as the car shifted from 1st to 2nd gear the car would "catch" and or not shift appropriately and sometimes when I accelerated I would get a transmission...
  17. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    2001 BMW 330ci Problem One: when driving the car it seems to switch gears very slowly almost as if it hesitates and a few days ago the tranny went into safe mode! Problem Two: i am getting some type of milky brown anti-freeze leaking from the car, i know that it isnt the headgasket because...
  18. E39 (1997 - 2003)
    Like some others, I just bought an E39 528i (March 1998 production) which is stuck in 1st gear. I pulled the codes and came up with PO141 (O2 Heater Circuit, Bank 1, Sensor 2), PO733 (Gear 3 incorrect ratio), PO732 (Gear 2 incorrect ration) & PO720 (OSS - output speed sensor circuit). With...
  19. E46 (1999 - 2006)
    Hey bimmer fanatics I got a 2000 323i from an auction...it was stripped so it didn't have any other damage but I started having my tranny go into limp mode while driving and the scan says speed sensor but I was also told that the tranny was 3 quarts low on tranny fluid...how is that even...
  20. 7 Series - E23 / E32 (1977 - 1994)
    Hello fellow Bimmer heads! I recently installed a new differential in my 84 733i after blowing out the last one. She sat for about 8 months prior. I upgraded from a e23 to e28 differential. However, I don't have d,3, or 2. Only reverse and 1st. Now I can up shift from 1st to drive with no...
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