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When in overdrive car will only go to a certain mph

My name is Heather and i am having problems with my overdrive on my 96 mitsubishi galant it was sold to me with out it working but what it does is if it is in overdrive it wont go over 25mph and if you try to go over that it will make like a wyning noise or something of some sort what could be wrong with it and how would i fix that on my own also with not having the overdrive will that guzzle my gas please let me know soon so i can go to my local autozone tonight before they close its 8:10pm my time they close at 9pm
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  • scwilliams08 Apr 27, 2009

    I have a similar problem with my 94 Mitsubishi Galant. My friend has replaced the tranny since then the car does not go into overdrive. We had a mechanic to look at it and his suggestion was the computer. We purchased a used one from LKQ and the problem still exists. Can some please help


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You need to try a tranny flush and put lucas in it afterwards if that doesnt work you probably have major internal failure

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