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6.2

fairly significant
Crashes / Fires:
0 / 0
Injuries / Deaths:
0 / 0
Average Mileage:
12,000 miles

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2008 BMW 535 transmission problems

transmission problem

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2008 BMW 535 Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 042009

535

  • 12,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

The contact owns a 2008 BMW 528. When the contact attempted to shift from drive into reverse, the gear shift suddenly shifted back into drive. The gear shift failure occurred intermittently. The vehicle was being diagnosed by the dealer when the complaint was filed. The approximate failure mileage was 12,000. The approximate current mileage was 24,000.

- Rolling Hills Estates, CA, USA

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