i have bmw 2005 116i when i take off at the traffic lights it goes to take off and then the power sinks the revs keep going up so i have to change gear in seconds of the take off ive been to bmw 8 times they have replaced the clutch the coil and the aero meter in the gear box but problem still occurs

Asked by Aug 03, 2007 at 08:45 AM about the 2005 BMW 1 Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have bmw 2005 116i when i take off at the traffic lights it goes to take off and then the power sinks the revs keep going up so i have to change gear in seconds of the take off ive been to bmw 8 times they have replaced the clutch the coil and the aero meter in the gear box but problem still occurs

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not sure how much help I'll be if the dealership can't figure it out. I'd say check the following. Spark plugs, distributor & distributor cap, PCV valve, and the fuel pump.

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