Originally Posted by phatal
the dealership is saying that they need to do some road tests with it for another night to determine what the problem could be. They are trying to sell me with the re-programmimg the key excuse. what could key programming have to do with gears shifting?
Everything...but not the key, the computer. It controls shift points, idle RPMs, how fast the throttle responds to the pedal, etc. However, the underlying reason why it immediately goes to 4th, needs to be identified and corrected.