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by Brooklyn_Freestyle
Tue Apr 09, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Possible CVT Issue P0961

Ended up replacing the DEM and that took care of the codes. For now it doesn't seem that it was CVT related (this time). HOWEVER, i'm still getting the sensation that I'm going over mini speed bumps when turning and accelerating at slow speeds or going up hill. I don't want to spend any more time/mo...
by xvert
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Possible CVT Issue P0961

I am not a mechanic, but it seems to me that you have chosen the wrong way. I would try to replace the solenoid A (or clean), check the seals, replace cvt filters
by Brooklyn_Freestyle
Thu Mar 07, 2019 3:01 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Possible CVT Issue P0961

Looks like this viewtopic.php?t=6015 is the route I'm taking. Hopefully the new DEM works out and fixes the issues. I'll post how it works out.
by Webmaster
Tue Mar 05, 2019 1:10 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: Possible CVT Issue P0961

You're not the first one, start here: search.php?keywords=p0961&terms=all&aut ... mit=Search
by Brooklyn_Freestyle
Tue Mar 05, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Possible CVT Issue P0961

My '06 FS had been running a little funny. It felt like a rear differential issue. Recently the check engine came on and I pulled a code P0961. From the forum it looks like this code usually comes with a handful of others. Pressure control solenoid A is what the designation seems to be. I'm ...
by TazMage
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:16 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

No, not yet...it is on the list of things to do this spring.. Don't have a garage and its too dang cold to mess with it right now
by mmsstar
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

Welcome, have you changed the high pressure filter?
by TazMage
Fri Feb 09, 2018 2:56 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

The only "fix" I have found that is fairly reliable with my '06 FS is this, and remember, this is on MY FS, so if it doesn't work on YOUR FS, don't blame me, thanks :) Depending on how cold it is, because my car behaves differently the colder it gets. At between 50 degrees or above, little to no pro...
by kevhenn54
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2007 Freestyle CVT cold start issue p0701,p0868,p0871,p0961
Replies: 52
Views: 5538

Re: 2007 Freestyle CVT cold start issue p0701,p0868,p0871,p0961

I had some cold start transmission light and same codes. Weather warmed up and no more codes or lights. I replaced the high pressure filter and drained the pan. I did not replace pan filter. The service was due, 60,000 since last. Fluid was a brownish color and no burnt odor. Looked pretty good. The...
by Africa_FS_07
Sat Jan 06, 2018 4:46 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Cvt issues and throwing codes,can anyone help???
Replies: 17
Views: 1424

Re: Cvt issues and throwing codes,can anyone help???

My 06' SEL FWD just threw the same codes. P0701(Trans Control System), P0871(Trans Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch C), and P0961(Pressure Control Solenoid A) P0701(Trans Control System) was Status 60: DTC present at time of request. P0871(Trans Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch C) Status ...
by bliss_junkie
Sat Jan 06, 2018 12:44 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Cvt issues and throwing codes,can anyone help???
Replies: 17
Views: 1424

Re: Cvt issues and throwing codes,can anyone help???

My 06' SEL FWD just threw the same codes. P0701(Trans Control System), P0871(Trans Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch C), and P0961(Pressure Control Solenoid A) The light comes on 10 secs or so after start up and stay on until the car is shut off. Currently, it is a cold Michigan winter ...
by gotouch.go
Tue Oct 31, 2017 9:33 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2007 Freestyle CVT cold start issue p0701,p0868,p0871,p0961
Replies: 52
Views: 5538

Re: 2007 Freestyle CVT cold start issue p0701,p0868,p0871,p0961

I come back today, to announce my win over this haunted devil on my 2005 Freestyle. I am lazy and along the journey it takes 4 years to get it right, by myself, finally. The cure, is so simple. Replace the d*** high pressure filter. This morning at 35F as shown on the display I drive the car out wit...
by Dzpbt
Tue May 30, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

I know this is an old post but I've been reading up on this because I'm having all of the same issues... Did anyone come up with an actual fix?
PS... It has nothing to do with cold weather because I'm in south Louisiana lows never get any lower than 60° ... (we have no clue of what cold weather is)
by DLavine25
Tue May 02, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

Hello, I have been reading the responses to this post. I thought I could ask here concerning my car. I have had huge transmission problems. I have had it replaced (with a used transmission) 2 times. I have a 2005 Freestyle SEL with 130k miles. After the last replacement, 4 days ago, I was driving to...
by pmassey31545
Sun Mar 19, 2017 11:06 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p
Replies: 39
Views: 43105

Re: 2006 Freestyle Transmission issue P0961, P0871, P0701, P0811, and P0868p

What I've read (and a personal story I heard from a FS owner)...and I could be wrong...the solenoids going bad can cause this.

How many miles on the FS and have you have the transmission service as suggested by the Owners Manual?