The transmission was replace due to the check engine light going on. I had other work done prior to that (they changed the soleinoid)These are some of the repair notes:
checked for codes found code ECM-1600 Ecm-170F
replaced faulty boost pressure sensor and reset vehicle
1/05/10 had car towed in New Years day it died going up the mountain.
Technician inspect found charging voltage is low replaced Alternator and reset code
Connected vehicle to VIDA retrieved code ECM-530D
Fault in transmission. Connected vehicle to VIDA retrieved code TCM-0100 control module Fault vehicle drives and shifts normal. Reset all codes code is very intermittent.
connect vehicle to Vida retrieved codes ECM-400C Fault traced found small evap leak. Replaced fuel cap
Connected Vehicle to VIDA retrieved code ECM-530D and TCM-0100 both codes were not current performed software upgrade to ECM
Automatic transmission replaced
Retrieved codes. Faut traced code according to VIDA. TCM software already updated from last repair FOUND FAULTY TRANSMISSION
fault traced found faulty Boost control valve replaced.
This all had to do with the check engine light going on. Note it was almost 6 months and 6000 miles later that I replaced the transmission. I just didn't think that was the problem.
Tuesday, October 5th, 2010 AT 12:14 AM