Transmission

Tiny
1KRISKAY
  • MEMBER
  • 1998 BMW 323
  • 136,000 MILES
As I was driving the car all of the sudden started reving high and the transmission light turned on as if I put the car to manual shifting and also the check engine light had been on for a few days prior. Is this a common problem? Any idea what it may be? Would that cause the check engine light to light up?

Any help would be great and an estimate cost to repair.

THANKS
Do you
have the same problem?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:01 AM

5 Replies

Tiny
ASEMASTER6371
  • EXPERT
Sounds like an internal failure in the trans. It will turn the light on. Estimate for an overhaul is between 2200-3000 depending on hard parts.

Roy
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:11 AM
Tiny
1KRISKAY
  • MEMBER
It seems to run fine now, yet the check engine light is still on, could it still be the trans needs to be overhauled?
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:15 AM
Tiny
ASEMASTER6371
  • EXPERT
Problems never fix themselves and will get worse. Get a shop to check it and verify.

Roy
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:17 AM
Tiny
1KRISKAY
  • MEMBER
Thanks for the info and quick response.
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:18 AM
Tiny
ASEMASTER6371
  • EXPERT
Good luck
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Wednesday, March 28th, 2012 AT 3:20 AM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Recommended Guides