2001 BMW 740iL Q&A

2001 BMW 740iL Question: transmission failsafe program

my car is taking a while to accelerate and the transmission failsafe program light went.what does this mean and how do i fix this problem. -
Answer 1
This means there is an issue with the transmission and it needs to be checked out to determine what the problem is. Take it to a good BMW or transmission shop. -
Answer 2
i got a same problem is not transmition is a ABS module is about 1500 dollars but wait. take off youer old ones and send it for rebult . 200 dolars and after you put it problems go aways. -
Comment 1
where do you take it to have it rebuilt? -
Answer 3
YOU GOT TO REMOVE ABS MODULE AND SEND IT FOR A REBUILT. COST ABAOUT 200 DOLARAS . ONCE YOU GOT THE MODULE BACK YOU NEED TO REPOROGRAMET BY SOMEONY WHO HAS A COMPUTER FOR IT ABAUT 75 DOLLARS . DONT LET ENY BUDDY ELSE SUGEST ANY TRANSMISION WORK . IT AHD NOTHING TO DO WITH IT. -
Answer 4
try replacing tran. fluid your fluid could be low -
Answer 5
neutral safty sfech -
Answer 6
Bad batter or alternater causes a transmission failsafe to trigger. If batteries good, regulater in your alternator might be bad...replace entire alternater -
Answer 7
this is caused by splip in the transmission disc clutches ,what it means is that the transmission has failed and has to be replaced or rebuilt,. free service from a master technician from bmw,of n/a -
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