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Old 03-23-2006   #1
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tranny problems

hi my tranny runs real smooth changes gear ok from cold but when i put it in to drive it just sits there but if i start in 3 and move to drive when moving its ok over drive still works as this is my first car with an auto i dont no how they work so if any one has any sugestions where to look or how to fix thanks
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Old 03-23-2006   #2
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Re: tranny problems

check tranny fluid level, make sure it is nice and hot and the engine running. Whens the last time you changed the fluid n filter. I would try and put a bottle of lucas trans additive in it and see if that helps any. How many miles are on your trans, the clutches may be worn or going
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Old 03-23-2006   #3
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Re: tranny problems

88000 miles on clock filter and fluid will be changed next week it leeks alittle around the sump and i have just had a new seal put in from box to prop thanks for your quick responce
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Old 03-23-2006   #4
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Re: tranny problems

Lucas is pretty good stuff for the trans. If you end up having a trans problem, it is worth a try to use the Lucas. It might buy you a little more time.
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