1998 Jaguar XJ8 It seems to skip to second gear

Tiny
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  • 1998 JAGUAR XJ8
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 82,000 MILES

1998 Jaguar Xj8. I'm having problems going to first gear from a stop. It seems to skip to second gear and drives fine after gets going.

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Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 AT 11:27 PM

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Tiny
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What you have is an internal failure of the transmission possibly the forward drum is broken. Does it bang when you put it into gear? If so, that drum is broken.

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Tuesday, November 9th, 2010 AT 11:30 PM

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