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Drives good just when your stoping or put it in gear converter locks up and kills the engine. spent 800 at trans shop they still dont know changed check balls fliud filters screens trans computer still stalling the engine. i think its the converter or the tcc solenoid any more incight would be apprec.

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Are there any trouble codes in the system? If there is, you need to go through the diagnostic procedure. Or since you had the trans replaced at the shop, have them repair it. Sounds to me it could be a faulty tcc solenoid.

Posted on Jul 26, 2009

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You are right. If you disconnect the wire going into the lock up solenoid and the problem stops then you may have a malfunctioning solenoid. If it is still locked up then the lockup converter is faulty.

Posted on Jul 26, 2009

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