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High rpm shift

1999 chev 5.3 wont shift tell i hit 3000 to 4000 rpms

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  • ccn7 May 11, 2010

    what kind of trans. is it. does it have a kickdown cable? i had the same problem on a 1989 s10 with a 700 r 4 trans. on that i found the valve for the kick down was stuck and it made it shift late.i unhooked the cable from the throutle body and pulled it out as far as i could and let it snap back and i got luckey and it dis lodged the valve.

  • Thomas F. Schneider May 11, 2010

    Have you tried flushing and changing out the transmission fluid? A sticking control valve body?

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I'd have to agree with Smithbrother and go for the valve body control.........sometimes soenthing simple goes unchecked...make sure your tach is okay.

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