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Transmission went thru high flood water on road and now car won't shift properly. takes few minutes to get in drive gear. won't reverse until after driving for a while and then it is touch and go. happened about 4 days ago. asked local mechanic and he said the wires/ sensors got wet and will dry out and self correct? is this right?

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I would pull the electrical connector off the side of the trans and blow it out with compressed air, the connectors are not water proof just water resistant

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