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2003 mazda tribute automatic transmission slips going into third gear

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SOURCE: transmission slips in and out of third gear

sounds like you need to have the fluid changed and a new filter put in.. good-luck ray

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

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SOURCE: i have a mazda mx6

dun push the hold button on the side of the shifter

Posted on Feb 25, 2009

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SOURCE: Transmission maintenance

Service trans every 2 years or 24,000 miles.Buy a trans filter kit,remove trans oil pan,replace or clean filter(some tranys has a wire mesh screen in them that is cleaned,not replaced),replace oil pan & refill with recommended amount & proper type of fluid.REMEMBER THIS:CLEANLINESS IS GODLINESS WHEN WORKING ON AUTO TRANS,DON'T LEAVE ANY PIECES OF RAGS OR ANY OTHER MATERIAL INSIDE OF TRANS!!!

Posted on Mar 28, 2009

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SOURCE: Gear shift is broken in a 2001 Mazda Tribute 3.0

Mine did the same thing on May 31. Turns out the cable that passes through the firewall from the steering column to the side of the transmission had come disconected at the transmission. I was able to re-connect it using a tie wrap for a temporary solution. Hope this helps.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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SOURCE: 96 plymouth grand voyager, transmission slipping,not shifting

trans is shot very common problem you can rebuid it but thats not cheap finding a used one will be very difficult as 96 is a one year only model and there where 2 within that year depending on the buid date of the van

Posted on Jun 04, 2009

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It sounds as though the shift cable might be going bad. I has the same issues on my 2003 Mazda Tribute and eventually it will break. It is a fairly simple fix if you have any mechanical skills. I believe the cable was around $175.00 bucks. The cable isn't what really goes bad it is the pin that is attached to the cable where it bolts to the transmission but it is a one piece unit. There have been people that repair the pin part only and there are a few youtube videos showing how to do that. If you find where the cable attaches on the shift lever on the transmission you can shift the gears by hand if you have someone in the vehicle putting the brakes on. you should be able to go through all the gears and this will let you know for sure the cable pin is going bad.

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2002 Mazda Tribute hard shift/shift flare only from 2nd to 3rd gear


bad sign that, get it checked, do not allow it to slip.
or it can get worse fast.

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since you had a water mixed with transmission fluid,the only thing I personally believe that is no need to continue playing with as the water is the worst enemy of the automatic transmission. makes all the o rings to expand and corrosion . It happened to me a while ago and I reconditioned the Gear box.

Aug 10, 2012 | 2003 Mazda Tribute

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Ihave a 1997 mazda protege and after having it for a week I noticed the transmission will slip when going into 3rd gear (automatic transsion) the fuid is brown and I was worried about really messing things...


.One of the most common causes of a slipping transmission is a low automatic transmission fluid level, also a dirty and/or clogged automatic transmission filter can impede the normal flow of automatic transmission fluid throughout an automatic transmission and cause the transmission to slip. Adequate, unobstructed transmission fluid flow is necessary for the optimal operation and function of an automatic transmission, including the function of the transmission bands and gears, two transmission components that routinely cause transmission slippage.Another cause would be faulty torque converter action and maladjusted transmission band.

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suprisingly it could be the TCC Solenoid on ur transmission. it could be locked in a gear and when u go to change the gear it stalls out. sooner or later the clutch in the auto transmission will let go and allow you to move. its a long shot. does this happen after a dead cold start or have u been running the car for a while?

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2003 Mazda Tribute manual tranny shift lever loose


The cable from the shift box inside the vehicle to the transmission was disconnected from the shaft on the transmission.  The spring clip was not positioned correctly and the minus 18 degree temperature/thick transmission oil required a lot of force to shift.  As a result the cable slipped off. 
Dwayne

Dec 15, 2008 | 2004 Mazda Tribute

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