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96 Volvo 960 shift arrow blinking and W S E trans light blinking

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96 Volvo 960 shift arrow blinking and W S E trans light blinking also
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the blinking arrow and wse switch is telling you that you have problem in transmission you need scanner to read the computers diagnotstic fault codes for the warrning light .

but what i see as a common prolbem for that gearpostion sensor, mode selcetor switch , or the overrride solenoid on trans that are most common parts that go bad .until you scan it you will not for sure what part is bad

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