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I was given a 1998 dodge avenger, and it seems to have transmission problems, it makes a loud whistling noise when being driven. Its shifts fine at times and sometimes, you have to accelerate to get it to go in gear. I looked in the glove compartment and found a diagnostic paper, but don't understand it. this is what it says. transmission control module scan, p1776 solenoid switch valve position, p1768 relay output always off, po740 tcc circuit.. can someone tell me what it means and what should i do

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All fault codes seem to emanate from a Solenoid switch valve latched in the LR position

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Hi there riverstarif. I am sorry to hear about your transmission troubles. The first two codes basically refer to solenoids in the transmission that control shifting and the last one po740, means that the tourque converter lockup is not working correctly. These are all pretty bad A/T problems, do not let them get worse because the cost to repair will get higher. If you dont know how to work on A/T systems i suggest you take it into a shop. Sine the car still runs and drives it wont cost as much if it were immobile. I hope that this helps you out. Rate the solution if this sheds some light on the situation for you :)

Have a good day.

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