Question about 1998 BMW 318i Automatic

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Transmission bmw 318i

My automatic 318 is having problems in the E setting. It drives away OK but soon pulls up to a stop, almost as if the hand brake has been slowly engaged. I can drive in other settings but it will only select up to third gear.

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    David Banfield Mar 19, 2014

    I have been told that this is a mechanical problem and probably not worth repairing.

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Check engine light? If not try changing the transmission filter.

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