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transmission. when up it...
I have a Freightliner truck with Smart Shift Automatic transmission. when up it flashes F & N and It wouldn't go into gear
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Technician: Jeremy, Certified Truck/Bus Technician replied 2 years ago
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I'm an independent contractor and I don't get paid until a rating has been made. No rate, site gets it all.

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F mans there is a fault code in the transmission.

CLICK HERE and follow the steps to retrieve the code that you have to know what the fault code is. Once I have that, I can advise more of what to check on the transmission.

Also, in the document, there is a reset ability as well. Do the reset and see if the transmission will shift as well.

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