Codes for safe mode on tranny

Asked by Jun 03, 2015 at 10:09 PM about the 2001 BMW X5 4.4i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

We own a BMW X5, 2001 model.  We just got it and there are weird safe code for the transmission keeps popping up.  It won't shift properly from 1st to 2nd gear.  Anyone know how to clear codes??

1 Answer

255

Yes to clear the codes you can go to any Auto shop and have hem erase them, although that won't fix your problem. I had a 2005 745li that I started having transmission problems (fail safe mode) with and it turned out to be the the transmission coolant system wasn't working properly.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Codes for safe mode on tranny 1 answer

    We own a BMW X5, 2001 model. We just got it and there are weird safe code for the transmission keeps popping up. It won't shift properly from 1st to 2nd gear. Anyone know how to clear codes??

    2001 BMW X5 4.4i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2006 BMW X5 4x4 light on for no reason 1 answer

    I have a 2006 BMW X5 3.0 and the 4x4 light is on for no apparent reason. I took it to the shop and the mechanic has no explanation. He checked out the car extensively including hooking it up to a co...

    2006 BMW X5 3.0i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • After replacing alternator, trans failsafe warning and brake lights stay on while car is running. How do i clear these codes?

    Recently replaced water cooled alternator, pulley, idle tensioner and belt. During which time my husband proceeded to remove the battery and install the one out of my 1999 M3. Then fully charged x5...

    2001 BMW X5 4.4i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Transmission fail-safe

    I recently did a tune up on my 2001 BMW X5 3.0. I replaced the plugs, coils, and oxygen sensors. I put plugs in which my friend suggested (E3's) and tried to save money by getting less expensive ox...

    2001 BMW X5 3.0i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How do i reset fault codes on a BMW X5 2007 mod D ? 2 answers

    First I got a parking brake failure, then the car wouldnt start, and now I have park brake, 4 x 4 , dtc, brakepads failure codes and cant start the car.

    2007 BMW X5 3.0si

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search BMW X5 Questions

BMW X5 Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 1,640
#2 Robert Charlson
Robert Charlson
Reputation 700
#3 Asiamah6910
Asiamah6910
Reputation 550
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used BMW 5 Series
484 Great Deals out of 16,406 listings starting at $650
Used BMW 3 Series
1,022 Great Deals out of 31,416 listings starting at $1,000
Used Mercedes-Benz M-Class
232 Great Deals out of 5,632 listings starting at $1,500
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,064 Great Deals out of 72,540 listings starting at $1,200
Used Acura MDX
292 Great Deals out of 17,675 listings starting at $1,900
Used BMW 7 Series
161 Great Deals out of 6,102 listings starting at $2,740

Used Cars For Sale

2017 BMW X5 For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 6,643 listings starting at $47,401
2016 BMW X5 For Sale
14 Great Deals out of 439 listings starting at $32,800
2015 BMW X5 For Sale
42 Great Deals out of 746 listings starting at $25,995
2014 BMW X5 For Sale
142 Great Deals out of 1,919 listings starting at $25,995
2013 BMW X5 For Sale
48 Great Deals out of 827 listings starting at $15,923

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.