My 1997 Discovery will not drive in any gear?

20

Asked by Jun 30, 2013 at 02:44 PM about the 1997 Land Rover Discovery 4 Dr SE7 AWD SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I had my car towed home on Friday night because it wouldn't start after a car wash. It has
dried out and will start no problem but when I put it in drive it wil not move. The same
thing happens with reverse.
Is my transmission shot?

5 Answers

5,495

Transmission control unit may be knackered due to water damage, or there is still a bit of moisture somewhere in a connector that is throwing it all off.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
20

Turns out it was water in the Rollover Inhibitor module. This caused all drive systems to shut down thinking I had rolled. That is now bypassed and all is working great. No more automated car washes.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
20

I have a 2002 Land Rover discovery se7 and the truck doesn't move at all I put it on drive or reverse and it won't drive and when I put it on park it makes this funny noise what can it be. My son why's playing with the buttons in the car can that be the issue the the truck it's not moving.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
20

IMG_0034.MOV.mov

1 of 1 people found this helpful.
20

I send a video probably someone can help me on this.

Your Answer

Discovery

Looking for a Used Discovery in your area?

CarGurus has 1,992 nationwide Discovery listings starting at $45,842.

ZIP:

Land Rover Discovery Experts

  • #1
    Simon Briggs
    Reputation
    530
  • #2
    Matt Mankinen
    Reputation
    380
  • #3
    chassy
    Reputation
    360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Land Rover Range Rover
48 Great Deals out of 3,639 listings starting at $2,850
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
1,061 Great Deals out of 66,904 listings starting at $950
Used Chevrolet Tahoe
837 Great Deals out of 39,682 listings starting at $1,990
Used Toyota 4Runner
310 Great Deals out of 26,918 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Explorer
1,101 Great Deals out of 64,053 listings starting at $1,499

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Land Rover Discovery For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 1,650 listings starting at $45,842

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.