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BMW Power Train Problems

BMW owners have reported 1,622 power train related problems since 1996. Table 1 shows the most common problems related the power train of BMW vehicles. The number one most common problem is related to the vehicle's power train (643 problems). The second most common problem is related to the vehicle's automatic transmission (445 problems).

Statistics of Power Train Related Problems of BMW Cars:

Problem Category Number of Problems
Power Train problems
643
Automatic Transmission problems
445
Transmission Failure problems
82
Transfer Case problems
48
Driveshaft problems
44
Manual Transmission problems
41
Transmission Not Go Into Gear problems
34
Differential Unit problems
33
Vehicle Shudder problems
30
Transmission Not Engage problems
29
Transmission Gear Slipping problems
22
Automatic Transmission Torque Converter problems
21
Noises During Shifting problems
14
Automatic Transmission Control Module problems
13
Transmission Gear Indicator problems
12
Transmission Slip Out Of Gear problems
12
Transmission Noise problems
11
Clutch Pedal/linkage problems
11
Transmission Fluid Leaking problems
10
Clutch problems
10
Universal Joint problems
10
Power Train Driveline problems
9
Automatic Transmission Gear Indicator problems
7
Automatic Transmission Floor Shift problems
5
Transmission Solenoid problems
4
Transmission Stuck In Gear problems
4
Automatic Transmission Cooler problems
4
Automatic Transmission Park/neutral Start Switch problems
3
Transmission Shudder problems
2
Transmission Sensor problems
2
Axle Assembly problems
2
Clutch Broken problems
2
Automatic Transmission Column Shift problems
1
Axle Shaft problems
1
Axle Banjo Housing problems
1

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