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Transmission? Perhaps?? Audi A8 4.2 Quattro 1998

A couple days ago I noticed that the car was having touble shifting. When accelerating it would shake and shift rather violently. Today it started making a chainsaw noise and by the time I got it home the noise was constant and the car was shaking. Also, on the dashboard, you know how there's "PRND432," and when you go into, say, park the "P" will be highlighted while the others are not? Well, when I was in drive, "PRND432" all became highlighted. This has never happened before, and it's not in the manual...
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  • xowhatsernam May 23, 2009

    Thank you!!!

  • jmikestlmo
    jmikestlmo Feb 22, 2012

    on the wiper lever there is a reset button, push the button, that should bring on the PRND432

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All the positions will light up when you have codes in the Transmission control module. You need to have the vehicle scanned for codes.

Posted on May 23, 2009

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    Clint Smock May 23, 2009

    Your welcome, Good luck

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