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Check engine light comes on and reverse jerks hard and low gear kicks. check engine light goes off and everthing works perfectly

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  • Richelle Gray May 02, 2010

    But why does the transmission work properly when the check engine light goes off?

  • Richelle Gray May 02, 2010

    It's not much of a solution.

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The check engine light is on because ECM (Control Module) detected a fault with your car's system. ECM has self-testing capability. When the computer senses that there is a problem with some of the components it stores the correspondent trouble code(s) in its memory and lights up the "Check Engine" or "Service Engine Soon" light to tell you that there is a problem and your car needs to be looked at. You'll need to get the codes checked from a nearby dealer/mechanic. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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Rylee

Posted on May 02, 2010

  • Rylee Smith
    Rylee Smith May 02, 2010

    As I said it could be a sensor may be thats going bad however, we can only know that if you can get the codes checked from a dealer. Please do accept the solution if the issue is resolved or post a comment for further assistance.


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    Rylee

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