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Transmission problem The transmission in a 1997 Oldsmobile Silhouette will not allow the van to move, or will move only by giving it a lot of gas unless the engine is allowed to run for several minutes before trying. This started after a filter and fluid change. Is there something I should be looking for around the filter that could be damaged or plugged up?

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It sounds like the filter is not pushed all the way up or the o-ring is bad or not seated right on the filter. Pull the pan again and check to make sure there is no damage to the seat or seal for the filter.

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