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Hi, My husband and I both have genesis G 80s. I have a G 80 sport and my husband has the G 80. 5.0. This doesn’t happen all the time but when it does it’s very frustrating. We go from Reverse to drive and all of a sudden will find ourselves kicked into neutral. It is impossible to make it happen on purpose it is strictly random. Has anyone that owns a G 80 experienced this problem.
 

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As the G80 uses a shift by wire gear selector this could just the result of an electronic malfunction. There is no mechanical linkage between the shifter and transmission. I know you cant reproduce the fault, but have you mentioned it to your dealer?
 

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First I've heard of this problem and it sounds like it could be a difficult one to diagnose. I'm assuming that the car isn't throwing any error codes of any kind? Computer controlled transmissions should still relay any slippage issues.
 

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Might be time to look at independent shops that can give insight on what can be done.

Dealerships run off the book and when that's done, their say on fixes comes right from the top. That alone takes time to get to a dealer level. Tech's are powerless but often have ideas of what they would do in another environment.

It might be why so many venture out to independents.
 
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