Car starts but engine cuts out when in drive
2004 Fiat Punto 1.3 dynamic automatic

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katieboothy96
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Problem added: Jul 22, 2018 (2 years ago)
my car will start without any problems as soon as I put it into drive and take my foot off the brake the engine cuts out, but as soon as I put it in reverse it will drive and it keeps saying gearbox failure on dashboard. just hoping someone might know what the problem is

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Car: Fiat Punto
Variant: 1.3 dynamic automatic
Model Year: 2004
Category: Gearbox & Clutch
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1/4drive
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Jul 22, 2018 (2 years ago)
Sounds like a failed gearbox.
But I'd still get it scanned and checked over.

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