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Auto transmission gear lights on parmanently

Auto transmission gear malfunctioning. All gear lights remain on when engine is running. Car goes from gear 3 to 2 and then 4.

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If the car runs right then you most likely have a problem with the switch box on the gearbox- probably water ingress.

Posted on Apr 30, 2013

Testimonial: "The car is sluggish move from gear 3 to 2, then shoots to four after dragging and putting pressure on the clutch. May burn out clutch if this continues."


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SOURCE: car running at half power

you might need to clear the computer.. take the hott off the battery go get you something to drink and then it should be good..

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SOURCE: 2001 Jetta Transmission Issue

computer under the floor passenger side ,has it got wet at any time ??changer ?? check stop lights??

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SOURCE: VW BORA run at third gear (auto) instead of 1,2,3

there is a problem on the shift gear or shift lever check and adjust ,this is in the transmission assembly.

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Have your cat converter checked. If it is restricted it with affect power and fuel.

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Check the fluid level for the transmission. If ok, seek help at your favorite transmission servicer.

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