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When the car is cold the trans slips reall bad it wont move but if i let the car warm up for ten or fifteen it moves just fine any ideas its a 96 z24 cavalier

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    Douglas Hansen May 11, 2010

    Did you check the level of the transmission fluid? Also, is the fluid burnt black?, or red?

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There could be a number of different problems here, the first thing I would check or get checked is the transmission oil levels, most auto-matic trans have a bilt in safety, when the oil is low it will not engage or drive..

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