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I have a bad trans in a 96 olds aroura

I pulled the pan off the trans and found a lot of metal frag and the car doesnt move at all when put in geat i think i lost the planetary assembly, im worndering if a trans from a 99 aroura will swap into a 96 with out problems, and if there are any can they be worked around

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  • tru2blu4u Jan 22, 2009

    Same problem.. HUGE amount of grime and sludge in the pan.. more than I have seen in any other car.. even quite abit older. I ended up taking out the transmission and having it rebuilt.

    it seems from research this is a common problem with these cars.



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Unfortunate all that is available for transmissions for the 1995 and 1996 aurora are the 1995 and 1996 year! The transmissions fron any other year are not compatible or interchangable on the 95-96 years!

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