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2000 Dodge Caravan transmission issue

Yesterday, my transmission light came on in my 2000 Dodge Caravan. I had the oil/fluids checked & changed about 2-3 weeks ago. It made a "clunk clunk" noise started out, and had some hesitation but would get up to speed. I had a small transmission leak in the past, so added stop leak and fluid. This morning, the light is still on, it still runs to speed, but jerks and hesitates when starting out or slowing down.

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Have the car scanned for computer codes in the transmission section,most big name auto parts stores will do this for little or no charge, make sure they look for transmission codes. when you get these get back to me and we'll go from there,please rate my fix as i strive to be the best,don't leave negative feedback, just get back to me

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