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My 1999 ford taurus shifts ok in 3-4 gear, but from 4 to overdrive, it has a slight shimmy when it shifts to overdrive. what could it be, bad thrust washers?? or would changing the fluid and filter possibly hellp. The fluid was changed about 14000 miles ago, it was pink when it got it, but now it is getting gray

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Hello;
It sounds ads the convertor lock up clutch ios going bad on you. The fluid being gray indicates metal in the fluid. You could try to change fluid and filter but you are probably looking at a rebuild.
Hope this helps;
Thanks;
Rich
RPM Northwest

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

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