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My engine light came on. I have a 2000 2.5 liter 6cyl automatic Mercury cougar. We put a code reader on it and the printout has these codes PO708 Transmission Range Sensor Circuit High Input P1702 Transmission Range Sensor Circuit Intermittent P1000 OBD Systems Readiness Test Not Completed I'm just need to know if this will be a costly venture or if it's worth fixing.

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I have a 2000 mercury cougar 2.5l and check engine light is on. The code reed po118 and po117 changed both codes and light stayed on.was the reason for that

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If it has to do with the transmission then yes it prolly will be very costly. My best advise to you is to get an est. from a shop an see if its worth the price

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