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post #1 of 3 Old 02-08-2009, 11:55 AM Thread Starter
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Transmission not so good

I went out to the woods this weekend and when I left my truck barley shifts from first to second and it does it really soft. It holds first gear. I never got it hotter than 190 the hold time. I was running not to hard but the sand was soft. I guess its time for transmission. But 3rd and 4th gear are just fine and the torque converter seems fine cause it locks up normal. Just want some input on if its an easy fix or its time to pay up for a new one. It does have 164,000 miles on it.

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Did you give it time to cool down after playing off-road? Mine did the same thing when overheated my trans really reallybadly while playing off road...now its on its last leg :

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no i just went home but i figured 190 isnt that bad of temp ive ran it harder before i got my gauges and never had a problem

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2007 F350 axle/suspension swap
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