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My 2006 Pt Cruiser won't shift into 4th gear

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My 2006 Pt Cruiser won't shift into 4th gear
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Chrysler
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you

does the engine light stay on?if so,can you give me the computer codes?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No, the engine light is off.
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

ok,,

and you repkaced the pcm,the main computer itself?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

tell me,,when you say it dont shift to 4th,,what do you mean?does it shift like into neutral?or does it just hold 3rd?

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

are you there?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It holds in 3rd
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

so,,it has all gears but wont shit into 4th?..does the engine light come on now?

if so,can you give me the trouble codes?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Engine light on, no trouble codes
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

if the engine light stays on,there should be codes when you scan it

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

without the codes and from the way you explain,,it sounds as if you may have a bad solenoid block

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

these were known to go bad like this from time to time

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

PLEASE COPY AND PASTE the link below to your browser, I have uploaded more info on this there please copy and paste the link below to your main browser[INTERNET EXPLORER or FIREFOX]

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https://www.dropbox.com/s/j4j56k9nyqp75cz/0831-pt-SOLENOID.doc?dl=0

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if the link doesn’t work that way, try it this way

thanks

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www.dropbox.com/s/j4j56k9nyqp75cz/0831-pt-SOLENOID.doc?dl=0

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