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Transmission slips in drive but not in 2nd. After placing it in 2nd it them drives fine in drive. Fill problem? Solenoid? Shifter?

When I first start the car the transmission slips in drive but not in 2nd. After placing it in 2nd it them drives fine in drive. Fill problem? Solenoid? Shifter?

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  • david Dec 09, 2012

    Guest and Jeremy, Thanks. I will go to Pep Boys, I think they scan the codes for free. I will get back with you about what they say..



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Take it to a tranmissision shop to have it check out, Before it gets worse, Unless you have money to burn,

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What you need is a "revolution sensor" I had the same exact problem. Replaced the sensor and everything is fine

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The car is going into what is called "limp mode". It's detecting a problem of some sort that is drivetrain-related (which could mean a faulty sensor or transmission controller, or a fault with the engine), and it's locking the transmission into second gear to protect it from excessive road speed and RPM. Do you have a check-engine light on? Whether you do or not, you may have a stored fault code in the car that can be read with a code scanner, and if so, that'll be a good starting point. If you can get the car scanned, it'd help a lot - post back up with what you find out and we'll take it from there.

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change fluid in trans add lucas for trannys let me know if theres metal in the pan or if you have trouble tell fixya bout me ok

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