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Just had a scan on my 2007 cadillac sts and it showed a PO

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just had a scan on my 2007 cadillac sts and it showed a PO 700 Transcode, Control Valve Malfunction
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Customer: No first gear but resets after car is turned off but problem eventually returns.
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Customer: Not sure
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Customer: Transmission, spleen, rear end have all been replaced by a dealership in the past 18 months
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
Hello my name is ***** ***** I can help.P0700 is telling the ECM that there is a code stored in the Trans control module.You need to get the trans control module scanned.When you get the code I will be able to help.I also need the VIN# ***** the car. Please get back with me Thank you
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Transcode cylinder 4-5 control valve malfunction
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
Still need to know the code
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Is that scanned under the dash?
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
The same connector under the dash reads all module codes.The scan tool has to have the capability to read each module.Not all scan tools can do that.
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
Please let me know what code is setting.Also any other info that maybe displayed on the scan to.
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
Did you still need help?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
No because that was the only code information that was available and if it isnt enough then it doesnt do me any hood.
Expert:  GM Bob replied 5 months ago.
The scan tool you are using must only can read Engine Control Module.The code P0700 is just telling you have a Trans code set.Have you tried to take it to a auto parts store?They will scan it for free.If you want me to close this question and request a refund I will.Thank you