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  1. BMW 1 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 1 Series
    I own a 2.0 TDI 1 series coupe 2008 with 76000 miles. On the way home my car starting jerking and has lost power when accelerating. Was worried i wasn’t going to make it home. Also a yellow warning light is flashing (arrow in a circle with a triangle with an ! in the middle). Any thoughts what...
  2. BMW 6 Series - Tech Talk E24,E63,E64,F12,F13
    Hi all This may be a known issue but never had that on my previous 5 series i have 640D 2014 MSport with the auto transmission. I've noticed that when i come to a traffic light and smoothly brake, the car's transmission seems to downshift fairly jerky first I thought I am not use to the...
  3. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi Everyone, I have tried to search through various forums but have not seen the exact same problem described anywhere. If I have missed a thread please let me know and I will take a look. I have e46 M3 2002 SMG. I love the car to bits, but I am experiencing a few things that I am not sure...
  4. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    I have just replaced my auto gearbox with a second hand unit. Car drives fine and smoth apart from when changing from 2nd to 1st. I get a heavy jerk. It has new fluid and filter so not sure what problem could be. Any ideas please.
  5. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Dear friends, My E90 (diesel, automatic transsmision, 220k km) is mapped (bought it without knowing this) and since I have it, the upshifting is kind of jerky (the shift time is around 2 seconds) but only at high RPM (>2800-3000) and usually from 4->5 and from 5->6. In semi-automatic mode it...
  6. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hey guys, The last few weeks my engine has been acting up. From cold start it is very jerky and kangaroos its way along for the first 3-5 minutes. Once the needle is out of the blue zone it seems fine most of the time. Though I have notice occasional unsteady idling, not misfire but hunting up...
  7. General BMW Discussions
    I've noticed recently that my X5 E70 is a little rough when accelerating slowly at around 800-1100 rpm when engine is cold. Normally idles around 600rpm. Did a diagnostic with Carly and got the following results. I have no idea what I'm looking at. Can anyone help? Found Faults: --Engine /...
  8. BMW 5 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 5 Series
    Hi all, Owned this Pre-LCI manual 525D for almost 4 years now. Few months after my ownership began it developed a vibration at idle and also a jerky gear change. I'm not sure if these are related but they started at exactly the same time. The vibration is only in neutral with the clutch...
  9. BMW Tuning Forum
    Hi new to forum and just wondered if someone could help. I've got 335i with DP's, full custom made exhuast, VRSF Intercooler, twin burger motorsports intakes and vrsf solid chargepipe with turbosmart diverter valves. Car is running MHD stage 2+. Its pulls fine on WOT but on idle has slight...
  10. BMW 3 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 3 Series
    Hi. So i have had this problem happening to me which started about a month ago. When im cruising in traffic, the gear changes are really jerky from upshifts to down shifts. I can proper feel the gear change very slowly it gets on your nervs and becomes very rough to drive. However when u drive...
  11. BMW X Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of X Series
    Hi all I've noticed that when I'm coming to a stop, I need to adjust the amount of brake pressure I'm applying as the transmission downshifts. Otherwise, as it changes to a lower gear, the car will slow down unevenly as the lower gear causes the engine to brake more. Does / has anyone else...
  12. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi, I'm new around here. I come to you with a problem, and I hope there are any experts here that could help me out. I have a 2004 320d touring with a 6-speed manual gearbox. The car runs fine when it's cold (a bit rough maybe, but that's not the issue), but when it warms up, it gets weird...
  13. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    hi, Bmw e46 320d msport, When i bought the car over a year ago i replaced front discs and pads because of vibrating steering wheel at braking, then a sticky caliper (driver side) caused to warp the new disc, replaced caliper and disc on that side but used the same pad.Pagid discs and bosch pads...
  14. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hey, Owned a 330i M sport Manual 04 plate for around 6 months now and have been using a lot more of late. Its been there since i got the car but i notice it more now that i am doing a bit more town driving. Basically when i go from first to second gear i get a bit of 'jerking' at the moment i...
  15. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    Hi all, As titled, I've recently bought my 2004 325i Automatic which I love however after a couple weeks of ownership, I noticed the gear changes started to differ. In normal drive mode, the gear changes seem quite lazy and "obvious" at times. In sport mode, they're not so bad and in tiptronic...
  16. Auto Electrical Forum
    Hi again guys So the next problem on my E36 I would like to address is its jerkiness. This occurs mostly in 1st and 2nd gear, especially when I pull away the car is very jerky, like taa, taaaa, taaaaa, taaaaaaaaa (Basically feels like you keep pushing the petrol 100% and then letting it go to...
  17. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Hi everyone, I've been experiencing some problems with my E36 316i for the last few days, before that everything was fine - The problem: When accelerating suddenly it feels like it loses power then after a delay there is a big surge in power. This happens intermittently making the car...
  18. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E21
    Sorry for my english, but ill try my best. My car: BMW e36 93' M40 Petrol / Gas My Problem: On really heavy rain, specially then water is on the road my car begins to falter. RPM on idle is around 500-800, if i want to move i need accelerator hit till bottom, and car slowly slowly begins to...
  19. BMW 3 Series Forum - Technical Talk on the BMW E46
    I have a 2005 330d e46 auto, its just had a gearbox oil and filter change, the car jerks when pulling away at low speeds if i stand still and feather the throttle lightly it jerks but it dont do it all the time, mostly when ive been driving a while, any body had the same? Or know what it is? It...
  20. BMW 7 Series - Tech Talk For All Gen Of 7 Series
    Hello. so far, my mechanic has done the following to sort out the gearbox issue: -New sump and filter pan -New transmission fluid -Adaptations reset -Guibo joint replaced (my request after reading several posts on this....didnt needed to be changed!) The issue is when the car is cold, for the...
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