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I have a problem with my car transmission (U140E), my car is a toyota previa, V-6 petrol. I did change the transmission filters due to a whinning noise being heard as the car running.The car was running fine for 2 days and the transmission go grazy, It is like the wheel is lock when I'm starting to take off,or the reverse gear trying to engage while the car moving forward , I have check all the wheels and they freely rotating when the gear is in P and N, Can you please help to make my car back on the road.

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Well not without replacing the transmission. More than likely your transmission is burnt, especially the solenoid. You can replace the transmission or buy a transmission full kit and replace the transmission components. Now Dont take my word for it, I'll show you how to test it, its quite simple. pull the dipstick out the transmission and smell it, you will get a burnt sent, also the fluid will be a bit discolored and if you touch it the viscosity is greatly reduced.

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