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Chevy transmission won't shift into 3rd

1997 Chevy 1500 2WD will take off fine going through 1st gear and shifts fine into 2nd, but when it tries to shift into 3rd it acts like it goes to neutral. I checked the solenoids in the transmission and they all clicked when i hooked them up to a battery...not sure what to do now??

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  • Michael Marshall Feb 13, 2009

    I have the same problem on my 93 2500 gmc exactly the same, I'm thinking bands are shot or theres all these little ball bearings that move around to allow fluid to flow to different areas when it shifts and one of those is plugged or shot or theres a shift pattern "gasket" that may also be shot, if u find out let me know!!

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    hung in 2nd gear won't shift

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Front clutches bad needs to be rebuilt

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