1985 BUICK ELECTRA TRANSMISSION

  • Tiny
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  • 1985 BUICK ELECTRA
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 200,000 MILES

1985 Buick Electra with a 3.8l v6 4 speed. With roughly 200,000. The transmission will take off in all gears, but when it tries to shift auto it goes out of gear, till it gets the rpms down. I have replaced transmission modulator and all vacuum hoses, egr vacuum solid, tested the v.S.S and it was just fine I am lost please help!

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Thursday, October 14th, 2010 AT 9:00 PM

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200k? Is the fluid level correct? Has the trans ever been done before? Sounds like a little bigger problem than just the mod. Might be time for a rebuild

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