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Transmission Shutter

I have been noticing when i drive around town that my truck when shifting into overdrive it will shutter... and sometimes its bad sometimes it doesnt do it... im not real sure what it is... i had a mechanic call it torque converter shutter... so is it a common thing? how much would it cost to replace a torque converter with a labor rate of $50 an hour? thanks for the help in advance...

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I have had the samething happen to my F-250/350 gasser work trucks. I Always wondered what that was. Now I am not driving them, so I havent worried about that since. Glad I finally got a straight answer to my question!

You probably are looking at 5-6 hours, maybe more if its 4x4. Plus parts....

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Just had a converter changed at a NAPA auto care center. Total was 440 for everything: removal, installation, fluid,road test,shop supplies,taxes. I dont know there rate,but Im sure its higher than 50/hr.

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