Question about 2001 Hyundai Sonata
My car has trouble changing gears when i go about 40mph it starts acting up. I push the gas and it hesitates in changing gears.
also when i put it in reverse it jumps and makes a clanking noise.
My engine light is on and when i had a mechanic hooked it up to the code machine (dont know what its called :) ) it said its the shift sylinoid B&D, where &what is that, or what kind of problem do you think im dealing with?
I have also hyundai 2001 model.my car when i try to put D(drive) it never move but when i chang to no 3 it moves.also when i try to chang for R it becoming verrry noisy.also when i am driving car that indicaiting enging check light after some time it goes and again wwill come.please advice me witch steap i have to follow to make this all problems
Posted on Oct 06, 2008
We had this same problem it'd seem to jump or shift hard into 3 gear. We took it into the shop and they told us it was a shift or speed sensor and there are two of them A and B. Only one went out in this case and they said that usually when one goes the other one goes within a few weeks. We had them only replace the bad one. (2 years later it appears it's happening again. So maybe the other one went out.)
Posted on Sep 23, 2008
U are right abt what u said happened to my car too they said it was a solenoid replace it does not change anything
Posted on Aug 19, 2008
Gear ratio problem is due to either an internal clutch failure or an
incorrect gear ratio calculation due to faulty input or output speed
sensor signals. It is possible that you had speed sensor problem to
begin with, or the transmission was failing to begin with, which if
this were the case, you can't just install new clutches and call it
fixed. This is considered overhaul time. It's also possible that a
stuck shift solenoid caused the gear ratio error because the
transmission was unable to complete the shift into the gear the PCM
expected. There should have been some indication that the transmission
was failing (assuming it was) before just arbitrarily replacing shift
The second gear only condition is the transmission in limp mode because of the gear ratio error it detected. The 'two humps' you describe sounds like a slipping issue or incomplete gear engagement.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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