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Transmission over temp display. what does this mean?

I replaced the water pump and thermostat. The vehicle still runs hot and displays "transmission over temp" message on dash. What does this mean ?

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Automatic box is cooled by the radiator as on the side is two oil pipes from the gearbox so this would cause the oil to run hot if the engine is running hot ,the cause here could be anything and everything from a weak fuel/air mixture to the thermostat in back to front ,low oil level in fact anything and i would need my head under the bonnet to work out whats wrong so i would advise you ask a local mechanic to have a look for you .

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might be blocked catalitic converter or as simple as ignition timing . looks like you changed a lot of expensive things you also might want to get a different mechanic to help you

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Is it running hot all the time or just when setting idle?

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