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  1. E91 320d auto gearbox leak

    General BMW Discussions
    Had a quick to peak under my car this evening, not even sure what drove me to check for any leaks. But to my surprise I noticed the under tray and sump on the automatic gearbox to be pretty wet with what looks like gearbox oil. Engine oil is fine and no leaks from the engine. With the quick look...
  2. 320d m47 auto gearbox leak

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Had a quick to peak under my car this evening, not even sure what drove me to check for any leaks. But to my surprise I noticed the under tray and sump on the automatic gearbox to be pretty wet with what looks like gearbox oil. Engine oil is fine and no leaks from the engine. With the quick look...
  3. 3.0D automatic gearbox fitting

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi there Just bought E46 3.0d 201bhp with broken automatic gearbox Is it possible to fit E39 3.0D automatic gearbox there? Is it going to work perfectly? Problem is just beacause cant find any 201bhp E46 gearbox here in Estonia
  4. E60 Pre-LCI 535d M Sport strange gearbox issue

    General BMW Discussions
    E60 gear shifting issue Wondering if any of you can shed any light on this: I normally drive my 07 535d M Sport in auto "S" gearbox mode, sometimes using the gear lever as the M/S selector to go up and down the gears as required. Earlier this week I noticed that the downshift e.g. 3-2-1 has...
  5. BMW E39 523i single vanos model gearbox or engine problem?

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi there! I own a BMW E39 523i single vanos model made in 1998.04 with automatic transmission ZF 5HP18 with green label on it. The car hasn`t been used for almost 2 months , when I came back in the country and I started the car it had a very rough idle , the engine died. When I start the car...
  6. 335d gearbox remap

    BMW Tuning Forum
    Wheres the best place to get the gearbox remapped for a e92 335d? Car has engine map by BW chiptune on it.
  7. BMW gearbox and engine check lights

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi all new to the forum. Just a quick 2 questions I want to ask about my bmw 2008 bmw 325i has 157k miles on the clock. When I'm driving about 80mph and accelerate the box kicks down ok but when it changes back up it's a bit rough and like jumps then the tramision light comes on and get stuck in...
  8. Gearbox plug Issue

    General BMW Discussions
    So just changing fuel filter earlier noticed my latest e46 acquisition has a leaky gearbox and some strange hard sealent dabbed all around both fill and drain gearbox plugs! Asssuming some retard has destroyed the threads at some point in the past. Is it common on the 5 speed manual boxes? its...
  9. BMW e46 320i GM automatic gearbox.

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Cog light turned on upon car showing signs of over heating and now gears don't engage except Reverse gear. But only when reved up. Please help on what could be the problem?
  10. 3 series sports auto gearbox

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Looking at moving into a 2017 320d M Sports Shadow Edition, but the vast vast majority have automatic transmission, which my good lady is a definite no no regarding. I test drove one at the weekend, and the salesman said that you can knock it into manual mode. Is that, driving it as you would...
  11. E60 gearbox service

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Want to service my 08 535d auto gearbox. Wheres best to get the service kit from? What make does BMW use? BMW's want stupid amounts even on trade
  12. Gearbox

    General BMW Discussions
    Hi my first post on here I have an e46 320ci auto 54 plate last year the gearbox went so had it replaced under warranty since then it has been in 6 times due to a big clunk changing from 5th to 4th all the other gears are fine just had a new valve body put in and it was mint for 20 min took it...
  13. Gearbox - Help with codes

    BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hi All I have a 2004 E65 730d, purchased about a month ago which is showing an intermittent gearbox fault. It seems to show up within a couple of miles of first starting, but not every day. The warning has come up about 4 times in the last two weeks. Once reset the warning stays away for the...
  14. Most cost effective way for oil change on 335i Auto gearbox?

    BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Could anyone help me on the most cost effective way for oil change on 335i Auto gearbox? Mines on 71k and becoming snatchy and holding onto the gears longer than expected etc. Its been in for a few jobs but put the oil change off as it was going to be £500 using bmw parts and independent garage...
  15. 2008535d Gearbox oil change

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, just purchased a 2008 535d msport, it has 108,000 miles and dont think the gearbox oil has ever been changed. Ive 'heard' there is a specific way for it to be done? I used to be a mechanic so can do it myself but not done one of these before.
  16. e36 m52b25 auto gearbox issue

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    guys I have a problem with the auto box. the guy I bought the car off had the bulb pulled out on the instrument cluster. so ive put a bulb in and hey presto a hidden problem. :confused. any way I bout the car with a few problems which im more than capable of addressing. when I test drove the...
  17. BMW E60 525D Auto Gearbox issue

    BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi, I recently had my 2005 E60 525D Auto Gearbox serviced and I am confident that this was done 110%. What I have found though is now when I break to come to a stop that there is a juddering or a clunk when the gearbox goes from 2nd to 1st. It does not happen all the time but when you are stuck...
  18. smg 2 gearbox trouble e46 m3

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi there, I recently bought a 2003 E46 M3 and have some trouble with the SMG gearbox. When changing gear from 2nd to 3rd and 3rd to 4th when giving it the beans and in setting 4/5/6 it often takes ages, flashing the gear number on the dash while it waits for revs to drop and finally it returns...
  19. 2004 E46 Auto Gearbox problems?

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Recently my 330ci Auto has started behaving oddly. While driving round town at 30/40 mph in normal auto mode the car seems to be constantly changing up and down whilst speed is constant. It seems like the car cannot decide what gear it needs to be in. Under acceleration or driving at speed it...
  20. e46 330 auto gearbox problem

    BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Ok I have a Sept 2000 e46 330 that has developed a problem with the auto gearbox , it has done 113k miles with pretty good service history. The problem appears to be that in normal auto mode the car changes up into top gear too early , a "cattle grid" type rumbling noise happens then and the...
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