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My winstar van transmission is ackin up when its cooled it runs fine but after a few miles it drope in to 2nd and will not shift had it looked at and was told they can fined anything wrong so could it be that it just need to have to oil changed in the tran?

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I would try getting a tranny flush at a good shop.

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