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Transmission I have a mitsubishi Gallant 1998 ES Automatic. The problem is that the transmission powers down after I drive the car for about 1/2 mile.It refuses to shift into 3rd and 4th gears.In order for me to drive the car, I have to shift it into 2nd Gear manually to drive at 25 MPH. Kneed to know how I can fix this problem.

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  • fkarim Dec 20, 2008

    the car does have overdrive, but how can the end clutch affect the transmission from shifting into gears?

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    automatic transmission stays in low gear. won't shift

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    transmission slips in drive it goes in 1 2 3rd gear it goes when manual shifting



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Dose the car have a o/d button

if so it sounds like the end clutch has died in the auto and you will need to go to a auto specialist.

check you auto oil level first and go from there

Posted on Dec 20, 2008

  • ash seder Dec 20, 2008

    end clutch is 4 gear

    still sounds like a valve body problem in the auto



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