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I have a 2004 Audi A4 - and the gear selector area on the dash board blinks red. I can't find any information in the Owner's Manaul about this blinking area. When I say area , it is the oblong area at the bottom of the center instruement cluster. Where the letters P R N D S are displayed. You can still see the letters when it is blinking - but this little oblong area blinks on and off in red. At times when you stop the engine and turn the engine back on it goes out. Other times it doesn't.

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This is a warning indicator that something is wrong in the gearbox - take it ASAP to a repair shop to have the error codes read. Do not wait or the problem will get worse , and more expensive to fix.

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