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Q: Diagnostic screen in car says "short circuit".

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My diagnostic screen in my car beeps and says "short circuit". What does this mean?

My car has 171000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

A: Hello. From the symptom you’ve described it...

Hello. From the symptom you’ve described it would appear that you may be having an electrical issue, possibly with the computer. I would recommend having the vehicle looked at by a professional technician, to pinpoint the electrical issue since it can often be difficult to diagnose electrical problems without a firsthand assessment.

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