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Old 11-01-2012, 12:34 PM
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Originally Posted by nezarnuaimat View Post
I got similar message (TRANS. FAIL SAFE PROG) when I suddenly push fuel pedal too far for fast acceleration (just before kick down click). And then, the car goes accelerating very slowly.
However, when I stop engine & remove key, then start it again, msg disappears and does not appear unless I again push fuel pedal hardly. It never appears during grandma driving.
I checked my voltage (thanks to SlickGT1); found it 12.1 when engine switched off; ranging from 13.2 to 13.7 when running with lights/ radio/ AC conditioning.

What do you think guys?

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I think your tranny is toast. Sorry bud. Get it checked out by a good mech to make sure.
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