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97 chevy truck 4 speed auto with overdrive. trans. well not shift into 2nd / 4th or revise.

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  • jacks89 Sep 03, 2010

    this trans has had problem with hard shifting sometime after hwy driving. what i would do is turn the engine off for 5 secions and the trans would shift normal. I though there was problem with the seoliods in the trans

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Hi! It's definitely a torque converter problem. The torque converter controls the shifting of the vehicle that when it's faulty the performance fails. I strongly suggest that you have the torque converter replaced including the transmission fluid and filter. A smooth ride and shifting will be noticeable after the procedure. Hope this helps and thank you for using FixYa!

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    dj_relly999 Sep 03, 2010

    No problem with the solenoids. Have the torque converter replaced, fluids and filter replaced and you'll be good.

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