Originally Posted by LateBraking
It was YOU! (Maybe?)
I had my transmission in my old 2008 M3 replaced a long time ago. At Pacific BMW in Glendale. This was back in 2009, I think. They told me "yeah, we just had another car in for the same problem...." when I went in.
Currently in a 6MT 2011.5. Couldn't be happier.
Anyways, back on topic. tech drove it, said nothing's wrong. I ask for the shop foreman. Shop foreman drives it with me as a ride along, says nothing's wrong, just slightly stiffer than usual, but every car is different. 1 block away from dealer, he shifts into second. *CRUUUUUUUUUNCH* He goes "well....I now see what you mean by "intermittent". Whole transmission was replaced. You wouldn't believe how much trouble I had getting that thing replaced though.
When I went in though, there was no TSB for this.
yes i believe that was me and yes it was back in 09...
also yes there was no TSB for this at the time, and i believed that there still no TSB on it.