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Hard shift from 1st to 2nd. Engine rpm goes to 3000.

I have a similar problem. when i press the gas in first gear(automatic-transmission)the engin rpm goes up to 3000 but there is no power and then it hard shifts in second. tranny fluid and filter changed.

94 Mercury Cougar XR-7, 59k miles

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The tranny is slipping ,,in other words its starting to go.

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