1998 Volvo V70 XC Q&A

1998 Volvo V70 XC Question: transmision indicator is blinking

w/eco mode lamps are blinking at the same time with the arrow indicator in the dash board. when to start from 0 speed after stop i noticed the car is accelerating very slowly -
Answer 1
When these lights are flashing, this means the transmission control module has detected a fault with the transmission. There are several faults the module can detect, from a bad sensor to a failed transmission. The next step is to have a shop check the diagnostic codes and perform the appropriate troubleshooting that accompanies those codes. Here are some in your area that may be able to help: http://repairpal.com/directory?address=02861&car_brand_names=Volvo Once you find out what the code is and the recommendation from the shop, post back here and I can give you an idea if there on the right track. Good Luck! -