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My Land Rover discovery (2002...
My Land Rover discovery (2002 TD5) has an intermittent problem with the auto box. when selecting reverse, unless i waiting for the revs to settle I get the two green lights on the dash flashing simultaneously. This means 'limp home' mode. If i switch the engine off, re-start it goes away. sometimes also happens when selecting drive. any ideas? when the lights are not flashing the vehicle drives ok although change up is slow.
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UK Auto Mechanic: Greg, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago
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Hi and Welcome to JA.com,I will assisted you best i can.

 

This is telling you you have a transmission problem, and the TCM has encountered a problem and has stored a code or codes.

 

You will have to find a Garage that has dealer level diagnostic tools to check what the transmission has, or the Dealer that has the correct diagnostic tool the Notebook scanner which will tell what your transmission has.

 

You will probely notice that when you try to drive off with the two check light on (S and M green) the car will only move with the gear in 3rd,

Get this checked as soon as possible before further more expensive problems arise

 

Need further assistance please let me know.

Regards Greg




Need more assistance please let me know
Regards Greg

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago
Code check did not indicate a problem. Could it be the gearbox ECU switch?
UK Auto Mechanic: Greg, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago

What diagnostic tool did you use to check this system was the two green lights on when the check was done ,

 

Engine and transmission systems must be read as well as the rear Air suspension (if fitted) will affect the system.

 

Regards Greg

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Customer reply replied 8 years ago

It was a land rover specialist and I don't know if the two lights were on at the time.

Many thanks will try again.

UK Auto Mechanic: Greg, Shop Owner replied 8 years ago

Please let me know what they find .

 

Have a great day .

 

Kind regards Greg.

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