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Transmission shift sensors are a piece in a car's engine that gauges the status of the transmission and relays this information to the transmission control module. Based on how the shift sensor outputs, the automatic tra... More »

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Transmission sensors send data inputs to the transmission control unit, or TCU, of modern automatic transmissions in order for it to calculate when to shift gears. The data from these sensors allow for optimum transmissi... More »

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The transmission shift solenoid is an on-off electro-hydraulic valve that controls and directs fluid flow inside a transmission. Its main field of application is in electronically controlled transmissions More »

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