Question about 2000 Pontiac Bonneville

1 Answer

2000 pintiac bonneveille

Car shifts really hard, i changed the tranny fluid and tranny filter and it seems to be getting worse since i did this and i don'e know why. it is not an ssei, it is an se if that helps!

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 104 Answers

Im not a transmission expert, but you can visit GrandPrixForums.net and sign up there. A member on those forums that goes by Trannyman95 is a rebuilder of the 4T65E transmission that your car has and should be able to shed some light on what is going on. He is a super nice guy.

Posted on Dec 30, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Transmission problems ... It down shifts too hard


Check fluid level worse case gears aren't sincrenizing properly tranny shop can tell u that when they check fluid level but sounds like tranny going out or your clutch if has one I'd say clutch first before tranny gears if manual tranny if auto then fluid or tranny needs serviced

Feb 21, 2013 | 2007 Honda Odyssey EX

1 Answer

What can cuse my 2000 blazer to shift hard than drive fine


IT MAY BE LOW ON TRANNY FLUID OR IT MAY NEED A SHIFTING SELINIOD REPLACED

Jan 24, 2013 | 1999 Chevrolet Blazer

1 Answer

My 97 ford taurus transmission shifts fine but it will not go in to the over drive and the o,d light blinks off and on what do I do?


The OD light flashing is usually a sign the TC is overheating. I know it will come on when the ATX fluid hits 300F.

Coasting in neutral will cook a TC if done for very long. This is because the TC is spinning at a relatively higher engine speed but the tranny pump is not putting out enough fluid to keep it cool.

A locked TC is always better for the tranny and full power output. An unlocked TC is wasting energy churning up the fluid and causing a parasitic drag.

Once tranny fluid has reached this temp it is junk and should be changed. If you don't then it gets worse and worse and soon the tranny will fail.

Start with changing the filter and fluid and check for shifting issues after that. If it is shifting to O/D and clean, you have fixed the problem. If not, it could be a solenoid problem, a torque converter problem or worse. That is when your real work begins. Let's just hope the problem is the fluid is not flowing properly and the filter and fluid replacement fixes the problem.

In case of a problem or clarification or my solution was insufficient, don't hesitate to post me a reply.

If you are satisfied, rate my solution with the "thumbs" or (even better) add a testimonial.

Jun 05, 2011 | 1997 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

I have a 95 dodge neon, was fine till 2 days ago, hard shifting,like the tranny going,it will slam into gear.worse when start in the morning then seems to shift better.(3rd gear is the worse) i did the...


CODE 37 TORQUE CONVERTER CLUTCH SOLENOID CIRCUIT. I WOULD DO ANOTHER TRANSMISSION FLUID CHANGE.BECAUSE THE LUCAS OIL COULD BE TOO THICK FOR TRANSMISSION. CAUSING HARD SHIFTING.CHANGE FLUID AGAIN SEE WHAT HAPPENS.

Apr 10, 2011 | 1995 Dodge Neon

1 Answer

When driving the truck tends to rev way higher than normal, when you are at a stop and then try to go depending on how hard you hit the gas it will bog down almost dying, or die. also when you are driving...


sounds like your torque converter going bad. change the tranny fluid, and look for metal shavings (have a pro do this), sometimes you can squeeze enough life out of a bad tranny/torque converter by changing the fluid, or it might just be a clogged tranny filter. change the fluid, and if theres metal shavings in it, sell it while it still runs.

Mar 26, 2011 | 1993 Chevrolet K1500

3 Answers

Shifts hard at first (when tranny is cold) then seems to shift fine. Checked tranny fluid level and it was low by a few quarts. Could this have been the problem or am I in danger?


this may have been problem[low on fluid] may be time to change that trannny fluid and filter. if you choose to do this , i recommend that you add lucas tranny treatment to the fluid change also w/new tranny filter. this frees up any sticky valves in your tranny. allows smooth shifting, and works well wlth any fluid for fords/chevy's or jeeps. the lucas will eliminate the hard shifting, been there done that issue. also the hard down shifting you did'nt mention. although you may have not noticed. add the lucas and your hard shifting issues should be gone. thank you for choosing fixya.com

Feb 27, 2011 | 1997 Jeep Grand Cherokee

1 Answer

My 2000 Tiburon hard shifts between 1st and 2nd gear 80% of the time. It has been doing it for over a year but seem to be getting worse. I did a filter and fluid change but it did not change the...


had new clutch put in my hyundai coupe 1.6 and clutch slave cylinder . when i press the clutch and put the car in gear all is good but when i lift of the cluth the car starts to shake

Sep 10, 2010 | Hyundai Motor 2000 Tiburon

1 Answer

No shift after warm up. filter fluid changed and made it worse


the solenoids are attached to the valve body. you nust remove the side cover to replace the solenoids. Your problem is probably burt clutches in the third clutch When you changed the oil was it black? this is an indication of burt clutches. only repair would be to replace the transmission.

Apr 17, 2009 | Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Cars & Trucks

6 Answers

2000 NISSAN MAXIMA TRANSMISSION SLIPPING


If you havent already try to change the transmission filter.Sometimes when the filter gets dirty fluid pressure is comprimised and certain pumps and solenoids which control shifting inside the transmission function off of the fluid pressure,

Apr 01, 2009 | 2000 Nissan Maxima

1 Answer

Have a 2000 plymouth voyager 4cyl. and the transmission keeps slipping, fluid and filter are new. What else could be wrong


I obviously havent drove your van, so I cant say this for certain, but if its slipping and it seems to gradualy get worse there is a strong chance your tranny is going out. This is not a uncommon issue on these models. I really hope thats not the case for you, but you should deffinatly have someone with some auto tranny know how look at it.

Mar 17, 2009 | 2000 Plymouth Voyager

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Pontiac Bonneville Logo

Related Topics:

220 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Pontiac Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

64034 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

21990 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6812 Answers

Are you a Pontiac Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...