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Subaru impreza 1998 auto trans shifts slugishly and is reluctant to down shift when going up hill the problem is more dramatic on the highway as opposed to around town

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Now this is one thing i would do is change the transmission fluid or just have the whole system flushed. It should be changed every 65k-70k miles or sooner depending how the car is driven, this is a rule of thumb for all makes not just Subaru if you have any other cars at the same time. This should cure the problem that your having. I had the transmission completely die on me in my 74 Chevy i did just that and i havnt had a issue since and that was a wile ago.

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