Transmission whines when it changes gears

Tiny
JOHN RAGLAND
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  • 1998 JAGUAR XJ8
  • 4.0L
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 170,000 MILES
Will not pull a hill from stand still. Shuts off out when quick acceleration.
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Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 AT 7:28 PM

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Tiny
KEN
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Hello,

The transmission whine can be due to a clogged transmission filter. lets service the unit first. here is a guide to help walk you through the steps:

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/how-to-service-an-automatic-transmission

Please run down this guide and report back.

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Thursday, May 16th, 2019 AT 11:43 AM
Tiny
JOHN RAGLAND
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Thanks Ken for responding. I will take those steps first and see what happens.
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Friday, May 17th, 2019 AT 6:55 PM
Tiny
KEN
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Please let us know what you find. We are interested to see what it is.
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Saturday, May 18th, 2019 AT 10:57 AM
Tiny
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I will, I'm in the process of getting the filter.
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Sunday, May 19th, 2019 AT 4:58 AM

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