2001 CHRYSLER PT CRUISER PT CRUISER TRANSMISSION WON'T SHIF

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  • 2001 CHRYSLER PT CRUISER

Transmission problem
2001 Chrysler PT Cruiser 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 109000 miles

I just bougth a 2001 pt cruiser. The speedometer doesnt work and the transmission won't shift up. I'm getting a gode, p1698, p0500, p0601.

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Saturday, August 8th, 2009 AT 9:29 PM

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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Here are what the codes mean:

PO1698 - No messages received from the electronic transmission control module or the Aisin transmission controller.

PO601 - Internal computer error!

PO500 - Haven't heard from the speed sensor lately.

I would start by having the vehicle speed sensor replaced. It is much cheaper than the control module and chances are it is the problem.

Let me know what you find.

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Saturday, August 15th, 2009 AT 10:53 PM
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  • Mrhaney
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I have the same problem with my 2001 chrysler pt cruiser. But im not getting any codes. The speedometer doesnt work and it will not shift out of 1st gear.I replaced the vehicle input and output sensors today and it didnt help. What should I try next. Transmission range sensor. Please email me at rgates61@sbcglobal. Net for possible solution

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Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 AT 4:57 PM
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  • Jacobandnickolas
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Are you getting any codes?

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Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 AT 9:53 PM
  • Tiny
  • Mrhaney
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No codes. Could it be a fuse under the hood?

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Wednesday, September 16th, 2009 AT 7:06 AM
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  • Zemorzemor
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I have a pt cruiser automatic and the car sometimes wont shift from first gear. Sometimes if I turn it off and start it back it will shift. I have codes p0882 tcm low voltage.P0218 transmission fluid overheating. P0714 transmission sensor intermittent failure. P01603 pcm ram failure. U0101 tcm no communication and p0562 system low voltage.I took the car to autozone napa and oreilly to check battery alternator and starter tgey passed so I do not know why that code p0562 is there.

Can you help please

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Wednesday, September 16th, 2015 AT 7:31 PM

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