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Hi. I have Ford Focus 1.6 auto. Was a problem with a gear box. First one was faulty, so changed to secon d hand one. Once I change it it stops shiftin gears and the car jumps then I shift to drive or reverse. Fault codes was shift solenoids and pressure solenoid open circuit. I changed another gear box, the same problem, just faulty code is pressure solenoid open circuit.Could you tell me where is a pressure solenoid based or could it be ECU fault?

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1999 Audi A6 Quattro Tiptronic 2.8. Started giving gearbox problems a few months ago. Up to 3rd gear is fine, get stuck in 4th gear that the PRNDS lights up. Switch car off and on to resent and fine again. The altrnator was replaced a few months ago. While on the floor at the garage they damaged the starter and sollenoid as well. I had to replace. The car would not start and we had to reset the alarm system.... Is this a real gearbox problem, or only a code that needs to be reset/ECU divise that is giving me problems? Any advise please.

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You have to update the program to adapt with the new gearbox, by visiting the nearest agency or specialized workshop.

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