Lost gears

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Model: C3 2002-2005, Original shape model
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Reverse lost. And car only drives forward when R shows on the display.
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Grosmont3 wrote:Reverse lost. And car only drives forward when R shows on the display.
I would expect a faulty gearbox ECU or gear selector unit, probably not even worth spending the money to get it fixed on that year?

You could spend time checking for damaged connectors to the components I mentioned and end up just getting rid of it in the end anyway....
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