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2003 saturn vue with cvt transm in limp mode will not come

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2003 saturn vue with cvt transm in limp mode will not come out of overdrive. reverse neutral and drive functions all work just no real power. will get up to 55mph or so but wont go over 3000 rpm. I have fail to shift codes on 3 selenoids but also have the 1791 throttle code. the transmission was replaced.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  ebrock63 replied 1 year ago.

HI,

I am sorry that you have not been helped yet. I just came online and saw your question

The P1791 code is for the APP sensor and when set automatically puts the transmission into limp in mode. You need to check the wiring between the APP sensor and pcm and repair is any shorts are found. If wiring is good, replace the APP sensor

Expert:  ebrock63 replied 1 year ago.

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