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I have Acura 2004 MDX and the problem I am haivng is tha it will not shift from 3rd to 4th gear and the engine noise is high. It will shift from 1st to 2nd to 3rd. At the same time the RPM gauge goes up and drops. What could be the problem? Thanks

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Sound like a problem with the trasmission switches; coudl scannedt the TCM to know is some fault code is stored there. Additionally, I suggest check this DIY about this trans switch in this link: mdx.acurazine.com/forums/showthread

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