trans fail safe message on 2006 BMW X5

trans fail safe message, 4x4 light and brake light coming in - all at same time. Tried turning car off and restarting and message/lights come back on. Is this just alternator replacement ?

by in Eden Prairie, MN on October 11, 2009
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ANSWER by , October 11, 2009
It seems like you have to diagnose the ABS system one of your sensors may be down the car gets on limp mode to conserve itself this is the trans fail safe message your getting.