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hi I have 1999 focus 1.6 auto comes up 2nd gear ratio fault

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hi I have 1999 focus 1.6 auto comes up 2nd gear ratio fault on computer it was cleared on computer but keeps coming on
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Hi there ,good evening to you


Ok do you know the exact fault code

Is the transmission warning light coming in as well

Does the vehicle change gear ok or is it juddering or staying in gear too long


Regards in advance


Brian
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

 


hi changes gear ok drives great just the light comes on


till you re start the car then its ok for a while

Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Hi there good afternoon to you

Sorry for the délayed response


Ok do you have a note if the fault code/at hat were logged

I assume it was the transmission warning light (yellow cog)

Regards Brian
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

yes it is that light only

Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Hi there has a fault code check been carried out yet
Regards Brian
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

hi took it to fords they changed the transmission oil


cleared the fault drove 4 miles light came on as it did the time before

Expert:  Gallagher99 replied 3 years ago.
Hi there

Ok we NEED to know what fault code is being logged in the transmission control module as this is an imperative part of the diagnosis

Ask then for the fault code

Regards Brian

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