transmission fauly light

Asked by Aug 27, 2014 at 06:25 PM about the 2005 BMW 5 Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

does anyone know about transmissions? dealer dosent... the 2005 525i starts out in 3rd gear till speed gets up then it runs fine. leave it parked for a day and the light does not come on and you can drive normally. then the fault message comes on . Whatsa going on. the car is drivable so it leads me to belive that the trans is ok and there is a electrical problem is that right?????? HELP

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Only way to know is to pull the codes, I know there are some present since the message and or light is on. Find an independent shop that works on BMW's.

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