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Automatic transmission adjustment

I'm considering buying a 1985 Holden (Isuzu) RB Gemini. I've been told the auto needs the bands adjusted. It apparently changes gears at the wrong speed.....? (sorry, that's all the info I've been given) Does anyone have any ideas and approximate cost?  Thanks in advance

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  • jyoung3146 May 24, 2009

    Hi. Thanks very much for your fast reply. I'll ask the seller and see what he says :)

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It could easily be much more than tightening the bands. The transmission may have to be rebuilt. Tell the seller to go ahead and have the bands tightened and show you the bill, and that you will pay it if it is only tightening bands. Bet he will not do that.

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