I have the same problem!
it comes on to tell you when to shift for best fuel economy
Standard shift or automatic.
If you are referring to the shift position indicator located next to the shift lever - YES, it is supposed to be illuminated when the headlights (not the DRL's) are activated.
On a 2007 Ford Focus : That is the " upshift " light To maximize fuel economy , when the light comes on shift to the next higher gear
Sometimes when used to driving manual transmissions, we forget to press the brake pedal to release the safety so we can shift the automatic into gear. It will not shift out of park unless you do this.
bulb burned out; fuse/circuit breaker open
If you have an automatic transmission. Then you do not have a shift indicator light.
If it has a stick shift and clutch, it is standard. If no clutch and stick shift, it is an automatic.
stick shift or automatic
Have you kept up on the filter and fluid changes? Is the fluid low?
try the shift sensor on the side of tranny
brake light switch above the brake pedal
They are stick shift.
a bad radiator -automatic portion of radiator not cooling off transmission
The Chevy Cavalier vehicle can be either an automatic or a stick shift. You can switch an automatic over to a stick shift by switching out the transmission.Ê
is it a automatic clutch such as electronic shift
Remove the cover to the shifter column. The indicator light will need to be detached from the wiring harness. Reverse the process to install the new light.
How much does labor cost to replace a shift solenoid in a ford focus?
it's a function of the shift-position sensor switch (automatic) which is in the center console.
Is this a standard transmission, or an automatic? automatic
A harsh shift on a transmission is when the driver of a vehicle can hear or feel the gearbox shifting. Sometimes the gearbox will lock and not shift causing the rev limiter to reach the red line. When it finally shifts the car will shake and jolt forward.
depends on if it is an automatic and how many gears there are sometimes one valve controls two gears