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Old 01-22-2012, 10:30 AM   #1
perimeterprop

Name: perimeterprop
Title: Suspended License
Status: Offline
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Hazel Green
Rate My Car: 337 / 340
Your Ride: 1985 E30, 1995 E34,2001 E46
1995 525i trans trouble

I am new to the forum and like this web site. I have been looking for posts related to transmission problems and have found a few. The trouble that I have is slightly different than others,that the car is shifting hard as a brick. It also wants to stay in high gear when coming to a stop. I can manually go through the gears and it shifts fine. Could this be some speed sensor? I think it has three. Is there any one sensor that goes bad before the others? How do you diagnose? I have had older E30's but all have been manual transmissions with no problems. If I have to replace the transmission is there any glitches I need to look for by converting it to a five or six speed?
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