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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-27-2006, 08:55 PM Thread Starter
 
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4R70W slow shifting from neutral to drive, maybe?

When going from neutral to drive it takes about 1 to two seconds before it will drop into drive and it has been doing this for several years. The car has 120,000 miles is this normal or ok for a high milage tranny? Sometimes I forget and give it gas right after I shift into drive and you can hear and feel the power slowly going to the wheels then it engages fully and somtimes chirps the tires if I did not get my foot of the gas fast enough and the engine did not have time to return to idle. Thanks to all,
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-28-2006, 07:47 AM
 
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mine does that as well, takes even longer for it to go into reverse. Im not really all that worried about it.
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mine grabs reverse as soon as you put it in gear, but drive is another story, it'll take at least one solid second or two before it grabs, and if i push on the gas before it engages it feels like i'm doing a neutral drop, but mine has done it since i installed it but i dunno if mileage has anything to do with it since my tranny had 20k on it when i bought it, it has approximately 40k now, well over 200k on the entire car.

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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 03-28-2006, 12:08 PM
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I seem to recall that symptom was brought up in the tech article. I am not up to reading the article for the twenty thousandth time, but it seems like somewhere it said if you don't like that happening then skip such and such a step.
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I did a search and looked through the tech articles, but I may have missed it. I will look again, Thanks.
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