2008 Citroen Berlingo Auto Fault gearbox flashes on dash

Avatar
Stephanie
Fixes: 1
Problem added: Apr 20, 2020 (3 months ago)
Recovery guy plugged his computer thing in and error code P171A came up. He plugged it in as engine management light was on after I got a puncture. Also the gearbox fault kept flashing on the screen. He turned the engine management light off and the car seemed fine. Yesterday the gearbox fault started flashing again. The engine management light hasn't come back on.

Car details
Car: Citroen Berlingo
Variant: Auto
Model Year: 2008
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights

Recalls: Citroen Berlingo Recalls
More: Citroen Berlingo Problems
Parts mentioned in this problem
Replies and fixes
Avatar
whittingehame
Fixes: 12,509
Apr 25, 2020 (3 months ago)
You need to get it scanned and see what codes are showing .
Avatar
Stephanie
Fixes: 1
Apr 25, 2020 (3 months ago)
Replying to post by whittingehame:
You need to get it scanned and see what codes are showing .
It's a P171A fault. I've googled it and just get Peugeot results.
Avatar
whittingehame
Fixes: 12,509
Apr 25, 2020 (3 months ago)
Check this ,

P171A Citroen Auto Trouble Code
P171A Citroen Auto Trouble Code on vehicles with electronically controlled automatic transmissions, the 3-4 shift solenoid is responsible for actuating the hydraulic circuits to activate clutches or bands that change gears inside the automatic transmission.
Post a reply
Please login to reply
Planning on fixing the problem yourself?

If you need parts to do the job head over to Euro Car Parts to find the parts you need.

  • Free UK Delivery
  • 365 Day Returns
  • Free Click and Collect
Fix your Berlingo problem

Add your problem now, it's quick and easy

Post a Problem
More 2008 Berlingo problems
Problem Berlingo Model
Horn and speedometer problems 600 hdi x 75
Indicator/light switch problem. 1.6 Diesel Multispace
Speedo probs 1400 petrol
ENGINE PROBLEM 1.6 HDI ENGINE
LOSS OF MPG 1.6 hdi VTR multispace
News & Updates
Need an MOT after lockdown?
Find your nearest MOT Test Centre

Volvo Seat Belt Recall
Affects S60CC, V60CC, S60, XC60, V60, XC70, V70 and S80

AutoInsider recall database updated
Recent recalls for Volvo, Audi and Porsche

Find your nearest
Diagnostics App

Identify problem parts

Try it now
On Social Media