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BMW L7/E23 Transmissions for Sale


BMW produced the 7 Series or model E23 from 1977 to 1986. BMW offered a selection of 2 automatic transmissions, and 2 manual shift transmissions [except for the 745i]. When you call about BMW L7/E23 transmissions for sale, ask about our rebuilt transmission’s first.

Four-speed and five-speed manual gearboxes were available (depending on the year) and an automatic transmission was also available. Automatic transmissions are made by ZF Corporation. Using the 4HP22, ZF automatic transmission. These transmissions had a few common problems as they age. When the transmission control unit [TCU] detects a fault [in the transmission] it puts the transmission into the “limp mode”.

This holds the transmission in 3rd gear for any forward operation [reverse still works as well], unless that is causing the problem. When this happens, the point is to notice something is wrong and have it fixed ASAP.

It is important to mention that this is a front engine/rear wheel drive layout..F/R. Sometimes referred to as a longitudinal setup. Essentially it resembles an ordinary rear wheel drive setup using a driveshaft. Although nothing is ”ordinary” about a BMW.

Getrag Corporation makes BMW manual transmissions. The Getrag model 260 is the most popular unit. It is a 5 forward speed manual gearbox with reverse. [code; RPO M35]. Used in these applications too;
◦ 1984-1991 BMW E30
◦ 1988-1995 BMW E34
◦ 1996-2004 Holden Commodore(VS, VT, VX, VY)
◦ 2002-2005 Cadillac CTS

In order to buy a replacement transmission built to match the quality and detail of a BMW model L7/E23, buying a properly rebuilt transmission is a must. Why would you settle for less with such a well crafted vehicle?

BMW owners demand the type of quality in major component replacement issues that they wanted when said car was purchased. That is why so many professionals and home mechanics call GotTransmissions.com.

Call one of our specialists now and get your free quote on a replacement transmission that suits your best interests. Our transmissions are quite cost effective given the pure value built into every unit. We sell peace of mind with every transmission, call now and find out how affordable the best replacement transmissions are.

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