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Tranmission it stays in 4 gear all the time takes off slow

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  • daniel allred Dec 07, 2008

    you have a sort in the wire. i had to replace the battery it was making the car short out

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    yadayada May 11, 2010


    dr_layinlow solution only works for slow engagement issues or shifting issues, it will not correct what u have going on, my experience is 30 years as a new car dealer technician.

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    This needs to go to a trans shop, I doubt it will be resolved from this keyboard

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Try changes the filter for the trany and put new trany oil in there! Look at the fluid when it comes out ans see if you see metal or if the old fluid looks like it has metal shavings in it!! You might have burnt the bands up in the trany

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