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Transmission will not shift pass second gear - 1991 BMW 5 Series

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It is locking in limp mode. Have your sensors checked

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try checking your vacume lines..

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check your fluid level when the car is warmed up

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I had the same problem. Take it to the dealer and have them hook it up to their computer. It will need a new update to stop the slipping. My cars back wheels kept slipping until the dealer diagnosed it and updated the computer for the transmission timing.

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Have you ever changed the transmission fluid flush and replaced the transmission filter?

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Auto Trans I had to replace solenoid in transmission there are two of them when you drop the pan. After testing with a 12 volt battery one was bad replaced and transmission works fine. Mine was a 1996, cost about $90 for solenoid.

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