Mechanics

TRANS FAILSAFE

1997 BMW 840

Transmission problem
1997 BMW 840 V8 Two Wheel Drive Automatic 103500 miles

My car went into this mode and would only drive in 3rd gear, The codes wer cleared but came back straight away and still stays in third, Reverse gear is fine

The car has thrown the following codes

160 CAN ABS/DSC signal

100 gear monitoring (2nd/4th gear)

106 stall speed monitoring

Any help would be appreciated

Thanks
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Huesey1974
July 26, 2010.




E PROM replacement may be needed. What is the serial number on the tranny? 01-00-1-469-307 or 308 is the E PROM part number but it depends on the serial number.

Dr. Hagerty
Jul 26, 2010.


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