1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass is the transmission slipping?

Tiny
DMICHAELSMITH
  • MEMBER
  • 1996 OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS
  • 6 CYL
  • FWD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 200,000 MILES
Hi. I have a problem with the transmission on this car. While the car has high miles, the transmission is a reman with less than 100k on it. The problem I experiencing, is that every time you make a sharp left turn, the transmission acts like it goes into neutral, as the wheels lose all power and the motor revs up. It occassionaly does it from a stand still or on right turns as well. When it does finally re-engage, it acts and shifts normally with no grinding or slipping. Could a bad transmission oil pump be suspect? Bad transaxle? Please help me!

Thanks!

Dustin
Do you
have the same problem?
Yes
No
Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 AT 10:37 PM

2 Replies

Tiny
JACOBANDNICKOLAS
  • EXPERT
Make sure the trans is full. Let me know what you find.
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Saturday, November 28th, 2009 AT 1:11 PM
Tiny
DMICHAELSMITH
  • MEMBER
The transmission is full. I have also added TransEx. That seemed to help for a short amount of time, but soon went back to what it is now.

Thanks
Was this
answer
helpful?
Yes
No
Saturday, November 28th, 2009 AT 2:08 PM

Please login or register to post a reply.

Recommended Guides