Just two days ago i got the dreaded message. It threw up fault gearbox malfunction and was turning over. The programme will only move into certain gears or may not be able to shift gears at all. As the S-Tronic/0B5 gearbox mechatronics failure advances, these symptoms progress further into critical transmission failure: sticking in gear, deactivation of half of the gears, no reverse or gears … Stop the vehicle and let the gearbox cool down with the engine idling and the selector lever in position P. If the indicator lamp and the message disappear, drive to a qualified workshop soon and have the fault rectified. Dashboard warnings such as 'gearbox malfunction, you can continue driving in restricted mode', 'gearbox malfunction (no reverse)' or similar. A gearbox malfunction has occurred. My less than a month old A5 sportback has had it's first issue. no flashing gear selections on dash and no jerking even when put into reverse and no lose of drive at any point. So what in the world was that. The engine may stall. I have also taken to Authorised Audi service centre , They quote me approximately 28K to replace the whole Gearbox. affiliates worldwide. You can no longer engage reverse gear. Drive to a qualified … It happens intermittently and had come 4 or 5 times in the last 2 weeks. Last couple of days, it started throwing up "Gearbox Malfunction - you can continue driving" fault. Thread starter Devil_Inside; Start date Apr 21, 2015 Apr 21, 2015 #1 . Only one option left, pick it up with a tow truck. I know the mechatronic unit has been an issue and cause lots of people pain. The engine may stall. Having low transmission fluid can cause a series of issues, from not going into gear, to not shifting, to having the transmission shudders. A gearbox malfunction has occurred. The gearbox is overheating and could be damaged. CERTAIN MODELS, CAMERA IMAGE CAN BE RE=ACTIVATED. Even suggested that if I can't wait until the 5th of July (the earliest they can fit me in) to call Audi Roadside when it happens again and then the car will be looked at as a priority. This warning randomly comes up, some days it doesn't come up at all. Spoke to Audi and booked the car in. Sounds like it woke up on the wrong side of the bed! The engine may stall. They seemed unconcerned as the car drives fine now but will look into it, nevertheless. It wouldn't go into Reverse! However they won't pick up the car as their drivers are not insured to drive with an undiagnosed fault. The vehicle has been driven hard, causing the gearbox temperature to rise significantly. Given we are still in Breaking In period, I didn't want to take any more risks. 2012 Audi A7 - Gearbox malfunction, 12550 - Signal Line for Gear Display on Selector. ... An improved A/C pressure/temperature sensor G395 was introduced in series production (part no. This malfunction can cause a serious accident, its time to recall the dsg transmission and fix the issue!!!!! The programme will only move into certain gears or may not be able to shift gears at all. 3. Start th… However, you should drive to a qualified workshop soon and have the fault rectified. The gearbox will switch to the back-up programme. To see how frequently Audi A5 / S5 problems occur, check out our car reliability stats. MODEL YEARS 2008-2013. But what most impresses about the Q5 is it's car-like handling. If you are from outside the UK, you can email Audi Germany service@audi.de. Nothing on dash lights. Audi Vehicles Affected By The Common DSG Gearbox ECU Problems The Transmission Control Module problems affect all Audi DSG / CVT vehicles. 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