PROBLEM WITH TRANSMITTION SHIFTING

  • Tiny
  • ron parker
  • 1989 Oldsmobile Calais
  • 58,000 miles

When cold the transmittion shifts at 35 and 55 when run a couple of miles it shifts at 28 and 35 which is ok it also shifts hard. Olny has 58000 miles

Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 AT 12:19 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Have you changed the fluid lately. It sounds like valve body sticking.

Roy

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Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 AT 12:23 PM
  • Tiny
  • ron parker
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I have not changed it yet I am going to change it this week the fluid is clean and not burnt, it looks ok

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Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 AT 1:14 PM
  • Tiny
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Start there

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Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 AT 1:22 PM
  • Tiny
  • ron parker
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Ok thanks

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Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 AT 7:21 PM
  • Tiny
  • ron parker
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I changed fluid and filter it still does the same as before, no change

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Thursday, August 16th, 2012 AT 8:15 PM
  • Tiny
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Ok, the it is time for a visit to a trans shop for an opinion for the failure. It may have to be removed to inspect.

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Thursday, August 16th, 2012 AT 8:19 PM

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