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1995 Ford Contour GL, 4-Liter transmission problems

Transmission runs fine when cold, but warm up, it acts up around 40 miles/hour. drop speed, problem goes away? 185,000 miles on car.

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  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    Transmission will stay in low gears when cold. After it heats up (after driving a mile or two), it runs fine? What is the fix?

  • Anonymous Mar 29, 2014

    In the morning when transmission is cold, the transmission stays in low gears and has slip. After the transmission warms up (after a few miles), it seems to run properly. What is the problem and fix?

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Check the transmission fluid level first and also when was last time you had a tranny service new fluid and filter because the screen could be plugged and not allowing the fluid to get to the torque converter also have the catalytic converter checked out

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