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01-28-03, 04:48 PM   #1  
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tranmission slipping

I have a 1994 chevrolet lumina minivan with a 3 speed automatic transmission with overdrive. 3 months ago, I had a problem with the tranmission and the problem was a solenoid. The transmission shop did a computer diagnostic test, service the transmission, new solenoid and orafice screen. There was also a charge of $368.00 for R & R valve body & overhaul. The new problem seems to be slipping in the transmission. If I have it on cruise control at times, the van lacks power and the speedometer races and disengage the cruise control. Without the cruise control on the problem still exist.

 
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01-28-03, 10:44 PM   #2  
What was your original problem that the shop addressed? There are a great many things that can cause a transmission to slip. We might could make an educated guess if we knew what engine / transmission you have.
Personally, I would take it back to the tranny shop with a warranty claim. If they won't fix it for free, I'd go find a better shop.

 
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01-29-03, 10:09 AM   #3  
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I agree. Also, you either have a three speed or a four speed overdrive, not a three speed overdrive .

 
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