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Image Group 08-05-2010 05:17 PM

Limp Mode
 
Ughhh!!!! Went in for Limp Mode and engine light... $3,400 later (insert cuss words here) I haven't seen Donkey in 3 days now! Going into withdrawals!! :deadhorse:

bobjenkins 08-05-2010 05:27 PM

LoL I read it five times, but dont know what youre talking about?

limp mode?

Image Group 08-05-2010 05:34 PM

Limp Mode is a program mode your transmission will go into when it senses certain readings and malfunctions. The transmission will stay in 3rd gear and you cannot shift out. Only park, revers and 3rd gear work. No it's not an Enzyte problem! LOL

pokey 08-05-2010 05:59 PM

My stick doesn't have a limp mode :D

cswusc_03X 08-05-2010 06:45 PM

that sounds like transmission cancer...

Image Group 08-05-2010 08:50 PM

My stick doesn't have a limp mode ... with a name like Pokey I hope not!!

bobjenkins 08-05-2010 08:52 PM

Oh didnt know that:)

Bobthegod 08-05-2010 11:36 PM

Yeah limp mode sucks. I had it happen on my new (well new on '91) Suburban. The transmission fails and the computer locks in a forward gear so you move the POS. You move it to the stealer and they don't even look it over.....Just hand'em $3500 for a new trannie......luckily I had still had the warranty to cover it all.

Take out that automatic and get a 5-6 speed much more reliable.

Image Group 08-06-2010 01:40 AM

I chose the auto because I live in San Diego and drive in traffic ALOT and it sucks to have to shift all the time. I had a 5 speed in my last JEEP and never again while I live in paradise!


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