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I have a 97 cavalier 2.2 auto trany when it shifts up thru the gears it surges or sputters when you leave off the throttle a little it stops surges,

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Does it jump forward a little bit when turn on the a/c (in drive foot on bark, about 3inchs forward?) cause mine does as well.
is the check engine light on? if so have the codes read, that can clear the air quite a bit. also do you know if the transmission is low? cause this one starts getting rather jumpy and does some strange things when low/ over time for service. find someone who knows how to check a sealed transmission, and have it serviced if they advise it.
also could be the catalytic converter, if its gone bad and the catalysis has broken it could very well cause too much back pressure but let off enough at odd moments and thus give that surge your having.

Posted on Feb 10, 2012

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it looks like its time for a tranny flush or change

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