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Old 01-04-2013, 05:31 PM   #252
sdwcam01
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Originally Posted by PratoN View Post
My dealers said "It's a characteristic of the transmission." But then that begs the question - why doesn't it chatter when shifting into odd gears? I brought it up several times to my dealers that it sounded like a clutch-related issue because it only happens in R, 2, 4 and 6. Soooo I gave up until summer comes around again.
Itís funny you say that, because mine still shifts hard, loses power, and grinds between 2-3., but only when itís warm outside. Recently, itís been cold here Ė so, Iím with you and waiting until it starts to warm up again to get it to grind consistently.
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