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post #1 of 4 Old 06-07-2008, 08:57 AM Thread Starter
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hard shifting

is random hard shifting on a stock 96er with a 4spd auto anything to serious worry about??

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i had constant hard shifting in my 97 and it was because the trans. had been overheated, i had it rebuilt and it is like a new truck now
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trans temp for me has gone up cuz of summer temps.

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I dunno about randomness, but I know that hard, solid shifts are better for a trans than shifting smoothly into the next gear..

The harder the shift is, the easier it is on clutches

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