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My 540i does the same thing (archive)

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Posted by Kbia on January 04, 2001 at 23:51:21:

In Reply to: Help-Whining noise from cold transmission. posted by Steve P on January 03, 2001 at 10:44:56:

My 94 540i [103k] does the same thing. [same tranny] It does not do it when its not cold out. I have never had this problem with my wifes 93 740il [132k] Of course her car always sits in the garage and mine outside. Please email me if you have the fluid changed to let me know how it goes.


When engine/transmission is cold I can hear whining noise, after about 3 miles drive noise gone. I am thinking about changing transmission oil and filter. If you had same problem and got fixed, let me know how you did it.

94' 740i, 110K mile.

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