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I have a 96 ford escort that when it shifts from first to second it shudders but has no other issue, is there a band adjustment or does it mean my tranny is failing ?

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Might be a band adj. but you might want to ck the trans. fluid and replace if it's dirty, also the filter befor you take it to a trans. shop.

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