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my 2008 m5 computer gives me message :possible transmission selection
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i believe default message is: possible gear transmission selection
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Transmission Mechanic: Matt, Engineer replied 3 years ago
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Hellothe next step is to get the car plugged into a diagnostic device to pull off the fault code or codes as this could be faulty SMG actuators or something simple like clutch position sensor
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