1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Q&A

1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Question: why does the brake light cause transmission problems?

when my emergency brake light flashes why does it cause the tranmission to go into limp mode i can only drive up to 20mph? -
Answer 1
Car's electrical systems and electronics are so intertwined any more. A brake pedal/brake light switch input is needed to get the car out of Park and perhaps it is a safety feature that if the computer thinks you are low in brake fluid it does not want you to be capably of driving 100 mph. -