what is the problem if the car goes into the emergency mode with the "hold" light flashing


Asked by Feb 06, 2015 at 02:55 AM about the 1998 Subaru Forester

Question type: General

Subaru forester 1998 model automatic gear box travelling in one gear and wont change gears

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I think you mean the car is in limp mode which means you have a serious problem. Take it to a mechanic to get the trouble codes read.

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