BMW 1 Series Coupe Forum / 1 Series Convertible Forum (1M / tii / 135i / 128i / Coupe / Cabrio / Hatchback) (BMW E82 E88 128i 130i 135i)
 





 

Post Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
      11-30-2011, 10:07 AM   #1
AW128i
Major
AW128i's Avatar
United_States
22
Rep
1,004
Posts

Drives: E82 N51
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Southeastern, PA

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to AW128i
128i auto owners, question for you

On the highway (typically), accelerating in 5th gear, transmission upshifts to 6th with a noticeable thunk. Happens every time if the driveline is under a decent load while shifting into 6th. Normal driving and light acceleration yields smooth upshifts into 6th. Got the car with a hair under 24,000 miles on it last November and now I'm about to hit 50,000 miles so want to get it in for warranty if this isn't normal.
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 10:27 AM   #2
kullenberg
USAF RET.
kullenberg's Avatar
United_States
0
Rep
35
Posts

Drives: 2012 BMW 128i COUPE - CRIMSON
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Long Beach, CA

iTrader: (0)

It's not normal - get it checked
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 12:45 PM   #3
DriveHard
Lieutenant Colonel
DriveHard's Avatar
Colombia
27
Rep
1,973
Posts

Drives: 128i M-Sport
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Long Island

iTrader: (0)

I'LL Pay attention to the shift on the way home.. define accelerating on the hwy???? what speed??? pedal to floor ???? etc etc

then ill report back..
__________________
'11 128i M-Sport Pkg, Sport Susp., 6AT w/paddles, BMW Perf CAI,Charcoal Filter Delete, BMW Perf. Big Brake Kit, BMW Perf. Exhaust, Ferodo 2500's, Titanium shims,135 trunk lip, BMS-PBX Box-Map 3, Castrol RBF600 ,e93 FSB, , f30 Backing Plates,GC Camber Plates, Hankook RS-3's (Track setup)
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 12:49 PM   #4
fwmcb
Major
fwmcb's Avatar
Canada
14
Rep
1,093
Posts

Drives: 2013 X3 28i
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: NB

iTrader: (0)

Garage List
2010 128i  [0.00]
Not normal
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 12:50 PM   #5
Greenkirby21
Vrooom :)
Greenkirby21's Avatar
United_States
109
Rep
2,601
Posts

Drives: C7 Stringray
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Dream Land

iTrader: (1)

Send a message via AIM to Greenkirby21
nope mine doesn't do that I believe
__________________
2014 C7 Corvette Stringray - Laguna Blue - NPP Exhaust - Competition Seats
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 12:53 PM   #6
alvitdk
First Lieutenant
alvitdk's Avatar
United_States
11
Rep
337
Posts

Drives: 13' Nissan 370Z
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: NY/TX

iTrader: (2)

Garage List
Not normal, at least not on mine
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 01:25 PM   #7
texasmojo
Second Lieutenant
texasmojo's Avatar
United_States
3
Rep
223
Posts

Drives: 2008 128i automatic
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: DFW Texas, USA

iTrader: (0)

Not normal.
__________________
Appreciate 0
      11-30-2011, 02:31 PM   #8
amancuso
Captain
amancuso's Avatar
8
Rep
736
Posts

Drives: 00 Z3 2.3,12 R56, 12 128i
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Burlington, New Jersey

iTrader: (1)

Garage List
2008 128i  [2.75]
I don't get any thunks either, but I know the trans can be "jerky" when pressing/depressing the pedal suddenly. I got the car at 31,300 last november and just rolled over 61k this morning.
__________________
2012 Mini Cooper Hatchback
Appreciate 0
Post Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:03 PM.




1addicts
1addicts
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
1Addicts.com, BIMMERPOST.com, E90Post.com, F30Post.com, M3Post.com, ZPost.com, 5Post.com, 6Post.com, 7Post.com, XBimmers.com logo and trademark are properties of BIMMERPOST