So I've seen it mentioned in the 7 Series forum threads. I was just wondering if anyone has tried updating their trans software over here in the X5 forums? Trying to remedy the 2-1, 1-2 shifting problem.
I have a 2004 BMW 745i. I purchased the car from an individual after having it checked out by an import mechanic, who said the car looked like it had been treated well. It has just under 80,000 miles and came with several service records. I've owned it now for around six months.
Lemme introduce myself as Job Jacob.
I have just picked up a BMW E38 740i 1998 beauty. The car was dully agency serviced till date by the previous owner and has 87000 kms on it. It was imported from Japan. The car had no issues whatsoever and was a treat to drive.
Being shipped and not...
The car rides fine at slow speeds but under heavy acceleration the car starts to buck like a bronco when the tranny is trying to shift gears. It does not happen at any specific speed just nearly at any speed when you floor it.
I have searched and saw some folks with similar issues but only at...
Does anyone else out there have a tranny clunk when shifting from park to reverse or drive?
It has seemed to get worse, and I have had the "guibo joint" done, (which didn't do shi*)
and I just got it back from the dealer and now they say it is normal! WTF!!!!
Do I simply need to go to a...