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Have a MD3060 that is 18 yrs old and down shifts hard from 4…

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Have a MD3060 that...

Have a MD3060 that is 18 yrs old and down shifts hard from 4 to 3 and 3 to 2. No warning lights on. Fluids are good. Has about 100k miles Vin no. is 1T75R2B2OY1079667

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?

Dash Board warning lights

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your transmissions?

MD 3060 Year1999

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your transmissions?

1999

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Not fixing it myself. Will go to Penn Power in Rochester NY. Checked fluid level which is good (Allison Tran Fluid) Shut power off and on to attempt to reset. Not sure how transmission communicates with engine

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Also noticed when shifting up from 2 to 3, the tacometer will spin out over 3000 rpm and then engages the gear

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Heavy Equipment
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