Question about BMW 323i

1 Answer

My BMW 323i e36 auto won't change into first gear when coming to a stop, then accelerating from stop is very slow because of it being in 2nd gear and then once the revs get a bit higher it changes back down into first quickly and suddenly giving me high revs because the rpm I was already at in 2nd gear. What could this be

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Night Owl:

    An expert who has answered 10 or more questions between 12 midnight and 6am on the same day.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 78 Answers

Sounds like its the shift modules on the tranny you should have an input and an output

Posted on Nov 10, 2014

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I have a BMW 323i e36 auto, I have a problem with my car changing from 2nd to 1st when coming to a complete stop then from stop taking off it remains in 2nd causing me to flat foot the pedal because of it...


Do a transmission fluid change. this could help. Next would be having the 1/2 solenoid replaced.( have the codes checked). Could be the EPC solenoid.

Nov 09, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

My bmw 3 series passenger seat recliner will not work


You do not say what design 3 series; but for E36 with electric seat adjustment, Odometer Gears (link below), makes replacement gears for the electric seats for approximately $40 each. This is the part that typically wears/breaks for seat reclining.
BMW-US E36 Driver's Seat Recline Gear/White
BMW-US E36 Passenger's Seat Recline Gear/Green
http://www.odometergears.com/products/BMW/3+Series+E36+90-00/26

Apr 27, 2014 | BMW Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Ownes manual for 1998 bmw 318i


BMW Owners manual. 1998 BMW 318i 4DR E36 BMW 318i CONV E36 BMW 318is 2DR E36 BMW 323i 4DR E36 BMW 323i CONV E36 BMW 323is 2DR E36 ... data.bmrparts.com/bmwparts/1610.html
have just checked this site out and the have a manual for yr bmw - hope this will help-

Feb 13, 2012 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I've been told the planetary gear is going out on my BMW


could have been trans fluid you saw on the floor years ago,,,if its manual trans there is no dipstick,,,maybe this one just is unlucky,not all cars even of the same modeland year perform the same,,everything is the same but diffrent,,,why dont you go get the trans fluid changed and see how much fluid comes out and if any metal comes ouot in the fluid,,,,then change it and see howit is,,other than that start pricing a new or used trans,,probably cheaper then tearing the old one down and fixing it

Oct 11, 2009 | 1999 BMW 323 Series

3 Answers

2000 bmw 323i auto trans wont go in reverse. i just had the front and rear brake pads and rotors changed. the ABS light is on as well even after the change.


ive heard people say that on a auto transmission on a BMW that if it wont go into reverse there might be something wrong with the transmission... just a thought, i might be wrong

Jul 09, 2009 | 1999 BMW 323 Series

1 Answer

Location of oil filter on BMW 323i coupe '99 reg and how to fit new cartridge


Both E36 and E46 models have oil filter under the hood, towards the front of the block. You will need a special socket to remove the oil filter cap and once it's out, can replace the filter. Make sure to replace the gasket on oil filter cap, it should come in oil filter kit you bought.

Jun 28, 2009 | 1999 BMW 323 Series

1 Answer

BMW E36 Auto gear lever


its a bit fidly , ther is a screw under the plastick trim on the gear knob its self and then it should fall apart from ther .. you should be able to get a new one cheep from bmw . or fix yor self as all it will be is the spring has gone . sorry i cant be a bit more help but its hard to explain , but easy .

Apr 07, 2009 | 1994 BMW 3 Series

1 Answer

Not getting heat into the car 323i bmw 1997 touring


Thermostat , ITS ABOUT $60 CHANGE IT :)

Feb 01, 2009 | 1999 BMW 323 Series

2 Answers

I have a E36 328i *** import. When cold the shift from 1st to 2nd is extreamly rough. After a few km's (possibly when the trans warms up) the shifting is perfect. The problem only occurs between 1st &...


I had the same problem with my car it is not a major problem your car probably has high mileage, You can replace your torque converter replaced but that will be expensive, The price to fix it completely outweigh's the problem.

What I suggest and works for me is while the trans is still cold just anticipate the shift from 1st to 2nd and just before the change occurs eas of the accelerator and then when the car has changed from 1st to 2nd just accelerate again.

Sep 08, 2008 | 1997 BMW 328

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

131 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top BMW Experts

Frankie B

Level 2 Expert

65 Answers

Fred Sops

Level 2 Expert

272 Answers

Doberman

Level 2 Expert

254 Answers

Are you a BMW Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...