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I drive an 86 buick regal, and not too long ago i had a motor/tranny swap due to my original tranny "slipping"...it didnt really have the "get up and go" even when i would mash on the gas pedal. but now with another 307 bb dropped into it, including the tranny i bought with it (from an 83 model) my reverse is starting to go really bad...its almost like these same problem i had before, only worse. what could this be? whats the best solution?

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I had the same problem I had to get the tranz rebuild.

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A rebuilt gearbox by a specialist

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