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Transmission slippage

transmission slippage

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#1 Slamers852

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Posted 11 March 2014 - 05:14 PM

This occured the first time the other day at a stop sign. I came to a stop then pressed the gas and at first the car revved up to 3,000 rpms before drive engaged. The other day I came to a complete stop and upon pressing the gas I was unable to go forward, only reverse worked. I shut the car off for about 10-15 minutes and upon turning it on and revving it up was able to engage a gear.  I have checked the tranmission fluid level as well as the gear box fluid level and both are full.  Is there something else it could be that I could check myself or replace?

 

 



#2 Fairtax4me

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Posted 12 March 2014 - 11:15 PM

Did you check ATF level with the engine running?
How did the fluid look? Was it clean and red or kinda brown and dirty looking?

#3 johnceggleston

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Posted 13 March 2014 - 03:19 PM

year?

model?

engine?

trans?

miles?

color?

recent service?



#4 WoodsWagon

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Posted 13 March 2014 - 05:15 PM

 Is there something else it could be that I could check myself or replace?

 

Make sure both front axles are in good shape and mechanically connected. If a front CV joint breaks, the lag before the awd kicks in and redirects power to the rear will feel just like the trans is slipping.







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