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Chris (aka- Moose)
Chris (aka- Moose), Technician
Category: Transmissions
Satisfied Customers: 1766
Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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I have a problem with my first speed When starting the

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HI CHRIS, I have a problem with my first speed When starting the engine the car automatically goes to 2nd speed
JA: Will the headlights turn on? Is the battery fully charged?
Customer: yes the headlights turn on and we do not have any problem with the battery
JA: What is the model/year of your transmissions?
Customer: the car is a BMW 2001 x5 V8
JA: Are you fixing your X5 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no I want to know what the problem is before a take it to a mecanic
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no just that
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

Hello, my name is***** and i will do my best to assist you.I am going over your story now and will reply back soon with some info,thanks!

Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

have you had the codes checked? how are you sure that the car starts in 2nd gear? does it still shift? was any work performed recently before this?

Expert:  Lou P. replied 5 months ago.

are you still needing help with this?