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I bought my 1998 Oldsmobile 88 used. How can I find out if the transmission has been repaired or replaced?

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It seems like 90% of tranny shops paint their trannys either gray,silver or another color when they rebuild their trannys.however,a factory remanufactured(ie. GM etc.) trans will probably have a more professional "baked on"paint job and the paint wont come off as easily.you could also look for evidence of new parts such as gaskets,sensors or switches could indicate a repaired trans.

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