[DML] Re: Automatic transmission shifting
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[DML] Re: Automatic transmission shifting

Computer governor. Don't keep driving it this way,its really tough on 
the transmission internals which cost a LOT more. You actually have 
the better of two failure modes, in the other mode it will start in 
second and shift to third which burns things up in short order (hi 

If you're handy with electronics you can fix it with about a 50% 
success rate, if not you can buy rebuilt ones with a slightly higher 
success rate (but a warranty). 

Dave S

--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "Jim Rowlette" <emooman@...> wrote:
> Just completed a trip of about 200 miles over the weekend.  On the 
> to my destination the transmission began shifting from 3rd gear to 
> for no reason.  This lasted about 10 minutes and then returned to 
> normal for the remainder of the trip. On the way back the 
> would only shift from 1st to 2nd gear and would never go into 3rd. 
> was able to limp back home keeping the RPM's under 3500.  The 
> transmission and engine only have 3000 miles on them.  Any ideas?
> Thanks
> Jim Rowlette

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