BMW Z3 Power Train Manual Transmission problems : 2.
Manual Transmission…violently Pops Out Of First Gear To Neutral Position Upon Accelerating From Stop..dangerous, As Car Behind Expects Continued Forward Motion, But Must Instead, Await Another Shift Into First And Possible Repeat Of Popping Out Of Gear. Happens Often. Significant Expense To Repair. Should Dealer Pay For All?
0 person(s) were injured. 0 person(s) died. Mileage was 84800 miles. Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):4USCH7320TL. BMW Z3 1996 problem was reported in WOODSTOCK, CT. Original Owner. Vehicle was purchased on 19960822. Vehicle was using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. BMW Z3 1996 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. BMW Z3 1996 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . VEHICLE SPEED: 3 mph. DEALER’S NAME: GIRARD MOTORS . DEALER’S CITY: NEW LONDON . DEALER’S STATE CODE: CT.
Nov 01, 2002
Dt: 1996 bmw z3. The Consumer States The Vehicle Has An Incorrectly Machined Guide Sleeve In The Manual Transmission. This Causes The Transmission To Jump Out Of Gear Without Any Warning. The Vehicle Has Not Been Taken To The Dealership, But He Has Contacted The Manufacturer About The Problem. The Manufacturer States There Is No Recall. The Problem Started On May 23, 2001. There Has Been Nothing Done To Correct The Problem. The Problem Is Intermittent, And Occurs Only In First Gear. *ak
Vehicle Identification Number (VIN):4USCH7324TL. BMW Z3 1996 problem was reported in MORGANTOWN, WV. Vehicle was not using ANTI-LOCK BRAKES. Vehicle was using Cruise Control.Vehicle had 4 CYLINDERS. BMW Z3 1996 drive type:RWD. FUEL SYSTEM:Fuel injection. FUEL TYPE: GAS. BMW Z3 1996 TRANSMISSION TYPE: MAN . DEALER’S NAME: ATLANTIC AUTO EXCHANGE . DEALER’S CITY: DURHAM . DEALER’S STATE CODE: NC.
May 23, 2001
1996 BMW Z3 problems and complaints, and up-to-date recall information. If you are researching a used BMW Z3, driving a 1996 BMW Z3, or if you are planning to purchase one, review owner-reported Power Train Manual Transmission problems and defects.