Downwards gear change is rough

Tiny
CNILSSON
  • 2006 NISSAN TEANA
  • 95,000 MILES

Is there a way of making a gear change smoother. The roughness I am talking about I don't believe is a fault per se as it is not that bad it is simply noticeable and quite irritating.

It is fine when accelerating.

Can it be made smoother?

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Saturday, April 21st, 2012 AT 10:22 PM

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Tiny
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Automatic or Manual transmission?

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Saturday, April 21st, 2012 AT 10:32 PM
Tiny
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Automatic. Thanks.

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Saturday, April 21st, 2012 AT 10:38 PM
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Is there any flaring in the up shifts?

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Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 AT 12:10 AM
Tiny
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No upshifts are close to perfect.

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Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 AT 2:17 AM
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Not much you can do with this your self, if concerned take it to a trans specialist for an opinion, it will have to be road tested at least to get a feel for the problem.

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Sunday, April 22nd, 2012 AT 3:32 AM

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