Re: [DML] Re: Auto Trans slipping in drive
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Re: [DML] Re: Auto Trans slipping in drive



before tearing into the xmission check your shift lever cable adjustment. i had a similar slippage problem. I adjusted the cable at the cam and the problem went away.

--- On Mon, 9/21/09, jtrealtywebspannet <jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:


From: jtrealtywebspannet <jtrealty@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: [DML] Re: Auto Trans slipping in drive
To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Date: Monday, September 21, 2009, 3:38 AM


  



Immediatly check the line pressure and the fluid level. If both are good as per the procedures in the Workshop Manual you are in trouble. If there was a lot of friction materiel in the pan you are also f-cked. If the line pressure is low you might only be looking at replacing the filter. Do not drive on a slipping transmission, it will only cost you more when you have to have it rebuilt. I have a procedure to disassemble and clean the filter and reuse it if you don't want to replace it.
David Teitelbaum

--- In dmcnews@yahoogroups .com, "daveswingle2" <swingle_dmc@ ...> wrote:
>
> Make sure it's really starting in first gear (i.e. governor is working and connected). 
> 
> Does the slipping get better or worse as it gets warmed up?
> 
> If the presssure checks out and it's really hitting all three gears, and it's still slipping, you're looking at a rebuild/replacement at some point. Ouch. If you drive easy on it, it can go a very long time like this though.
> 
> Dave S (the other one)
> 
> 
> --- In dmcnews@yahoogroups .com, "dsontos" <dsontos@> wrote:
> >
> > Just finished replacing some leaking seals in trans and engine, changed fluids in both when finished and now I noticed when I start out in Drive on a moderate acceleration the trans starts slipping until I let off the throttle a little and then it grabs again. I haven't checked the fluid pressure yet, I guess that's the next step. Or have I committed the ultimate sin and changed the transmission fluid.
> > 
> > Dave Sontos
>

















      

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