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My BMW 318IA went into limp mode when I lost the alternator.

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My BMW 318IA went into limp mode when I lost the alternator. I have since replaced both the battery and alternator with new ones but the transmission stays in limp mode. Does it need resting by a mechanic?
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Having the fault cleared with a scan tool may help, yes.
However, there may be a fault still present/active, to resolve you will need to have the fault logs read.
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