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What would cause transmission to go in failsafe mode and not

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what would cause transmission to go in failsafe mode and not shift into any gear on bmw 745li 2003
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: BMW
Expert:  Jerry replied 1 year ago.
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Although there are a few things that will cause that, (trouble codes would have to be checked) the connector to the trans will also have to be checked.
There has been a factory service bulletin, (not a recall) for that type of concern.
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Here is a link to what it states.
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https://www.dropbox.com/s/8o5pximqadylrjv/AUTOMATIC%20TRANSMISSION.pdf?dl=0
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