1994 BMW 740iL Q&A
1994 BMW 740iL Question: transmission repair
The transmissions on these cars are sealed and are a pain in the ass to have serviced. I have a 1994 BMW (Big Money Wasted) 740 iL and will never own another BMW again. If the transmission program light comes on, expect $2,800 for s new one and a thousand less for a used one. While you have the transmission down make sure to replace the main seal. You will need to do it immediately. - Jausan2
Where's the transmission oil dipstick? how to check transmission oil level?
I have a 2001 740 IL i bought it brand new, I only have 90,000 miles on it. Transmission was acting a little weird shifting into low gear going up a very slight Incline no need to downshift. ...
For the past year, every so often my transmission will go into safety mode. The warning light indicates TRANS PROGRAM, and essentially the car still drives just fine and can reach highway speeds, ...
There is a light on the dashboard that came up not too long ago that says "failsafe program" and my transmission does not shift correctly.
transmission wont shift from 2nd to third, and there is a oily color to the coolant not from motor.