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2013 Kia Sportage transmission neutralising sometimes when…

2013 Kia Sportage transmission...

2013 Kia Sportage transmission neutralising sometimes when you stop at crest of hills. Dashboard indicator says its in drive still

Mechanic's Assistant: How long has this been going on?

Occured about four times in last year. Vehicle doing 83000kms

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Sportage yourself? What have you tried so far?

Never did any major work on vehicle. Checked oil level through over flow plug on side of transmission and got a trickle of warm oil. Engine was off and vehicle pretty level

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No dipstick in vehicle. No extreme driving conditions

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from the way you explain..it sounds as if it is low on transmission fluid

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you need to inspect the transmission for leaks and check the fluid,,make sure it is full

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I have indicated to you that I checked the fluid level. Did I do it correctly? and if not how should it be done. Also if there were leaks present I would have said so. There are no leaks

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