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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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Fiat 500 duologic 5 years old. Often will not go into gear

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hi, fiat 500 duologic 5 years old. Often will not go into gear at all or jumps out of gear and sometimes goes just into 2nd and stays there.
Any thoughts
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


something of an odd tip but the Automatic box's work with the Rear Brake lights

So try giveing the rear light clusters pins a good clean with some abrasive paper and spray them with a contact cleaner - and spray the plug too

If that doesn't help then its a case of checking the gearbox oil level, performing a clutch point retrain ( fiat software required for this) , try cleaning the sensors and a cpu reset

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
HiThanks. I assumed the last things but wanted to confirm before visiting garage. Will also look into the brake lights - would never have assumed that!!!!
Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.


let me know how you get on and get back to me on this post

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