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2000 buick century transmission whining noise and shifting

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2000 buick century transmission whining noise and shifting problems not all the time car only has 44000k original miles any suggestions
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Buick
Expert:  Doug replied 4 years ago.
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Doug :

Thank you for using justanswer.com,I look forward to helping you,Doug Castillo, Has the transmisson ever had a service.

Customer :

no

Customer :

none that i know of

Doug :

Are you sure it is the transmisson making noise.

Customer :

yes when transmission does not shift properly thats when you here the whining noise when it shifts properly you do not hear any whining noise

Doug :

I recommend that you have the transmission serviced this will most likely solve your isssue. Doug

Customer :

I understand many of these cars have the same problems any input

Doug :

Yes they have had some internal issues when they do service for you ask them to look in pan for metal shavings.

Customer :

what will that tell you if they find metal shavings

Doug :

That will show that you have a internal issue and the transmission will need to be rebult.

Customer :

when they service transmission what should they do to service it 100%

Doug :

They should flush all fluid in system and replace filter.

Customer :

are there any sensors that could be part of the problem in regards XXXXX XXXXX transmission

Doug :

There could be they could pull codes from pcm [Computer] and check all sensors.

Customer :

well hopefully the service will take care of the problem thank you

Doug :

Your welcome please press accept if you are happy with my answers. Doug

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