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I have a 1998 Caravan. Fluid level is fine. It hesitates to take off until the rpm's come up a little. Once it engages there is no trouble until I stop and start off again. I was about to pull it to have it rebuilt when it suddenly started working fine. Forward and reverse. Worked perfectly for a day and a half then returned to the same ol stuff. That makes me think that it is something in all the electrical garbage causing it and that it doesn't really need rebuilding. Any thoughts?

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This sounds like a weak pump, this all depends on how the pump is working it may have had that little extra power for a while and then back to bad. these caravan tranys are junk, the problems with these trany date way back, the trany will soon blow up and then you will spend more money , you will need a case for it,

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  • gw5156 Mar 24, 2011

    THANKS. THE VAN WAS FREE SO I'LL REBUILD IT DRIVE IT AND SELL IT HOPEFULLY BEFORE ANYTHING HAPPENS TO IT. I HAD A 1990 THAT ALWAYS HAD TROUBLE WITH THE FAILSAFE SENSORS.

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