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Transmission fault on early Jag XK8

''Gearbox fault'' on an early XK8 doesn't want to take up drive - then either jumps forward/stalls or gets going slowly -once moving then seems to behave more normally. What's this about torque converters being non good after 60K miles etc..?

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I had similar problem but worse. Mine would not reverse uphill! I changed oil and filter in torque converter and solved the problem.

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