How do I know what Transmission my BMW has?

Open the driver’s side door and find the white card on the side of the door that is filled with small black lettering. This card contains specific details about the year the car was made, its transmission, engine specifications and other details. Underneath or beside the “TR” symbol will be a number code.

How do I know what transmission I have in my BMW?

Look at the placard on driver’s side door

You can easily find your vehicle’s transmission type on the white tag just inside the driver’s door. This label also has such information as tire sizes and pressures, gross axle weights, and total vehicle weight beside the vehicle’s manufactured date.

Can I tell transmission from VIN number?

Does VIN Number Tell Me About My Transmission? Yes, the Vehicle identification number reveals information about the transmission of the vehicle. The Vehicle identification number is a 17-digit number where each of them has a unique meaning that is associated with the vehicle.

Which BMW has GM transmission?

BMW always sources their transmissions. They’ve been using GM automatics for years. The 335i is a high performance ZF. The 328i has the GM automatic.

What transmission does my E90 have?

Introduced in 2007, it uses the BMW S65 naturally aspirated V8 engine and was produced in sedan, coupe and convertible body styles.

BMW 3 Series (E90)

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BMW 3 Series (E90/E91/E92/E93)
Transmission 6-speed manual 6-speed ZF 6HP automatic 7-speed dual-clutch
Dimensions
Wheelbase 2,760 mm (108.7 in)
Length 4,520–4,610 mm (178.0–181.5 in)

Where is the transmission number located?

The transmission number will be on the side of the transmission, or on the top of the transmission (manual and automatic respectively).

How can I tell what engine is by the VIN number?

Your VIN number is your vehicle identification number and you can find your engine size by VIN number. In the series of numbers and letters, the tenth from the left denotes the model year and the eighth is the engine codes. Just tell the store clerk those two characters and you’re in business.

What is the difference between E90 and E91?

The difference is at the top. The lower section is identical. So yes any lower skirt or lip will work on both the E90 and E91. I’ll say to not spend a penny on a temporary solution.

Is the 6L80 a good transmission?

The 6L80 is doubtless a very successful OEM transmission, and a terrific conversion transmission in the right Jeeps and situations. However, it is a long transmission and is not compatible with short-wheelbase Jeeps such as the CJ5.

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