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Mike Kelly, Auto Service Technician
Category: Car
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Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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07 seat leon gear change fault after motorway drive then on

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07 seat leon gear change fault after motorway drive then on to urban driving I can not select 3rd gear when changing up it always goes into 1st
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.


Hello, welcome to Just Answer/Pearl. My name is Mike, I will
do my very best to assist you with your question today.

Are there any warning lights coming on at all?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Hi Mike there are no warning lights coming on.

Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.
Ok since the vehicle is going to first this means that it is going in to safe mode due to a fault being detected in the system,this is likely just a failing sensor,the first step is to have the vehicle scanned for trouble codes to determine the proper failing sensor.