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97 cavalier new problems

I started it and drove around the block and when i push the gas while in reverse i have to push the gas pedal alot down and rpms go up then finally starts to move,.,... then it does it again in drive ,., but once it gets going then it runs good .. what do u think ?

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    andrew mccorkle Jan 28, 2009

    i took the transmission pan down and the filter wasnt mounted correctly it was layin the pan on the magnet .. there is a mounting bolt that holds filter in place and the bolt was in ther but it wasnt holding the filter up .

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    Michael Fisher May 11, 2010

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Make sure fluid level is right first and you might have to change the fluid and filter .. just an idea thanks Jerry

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