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I have a 05 maxima just installed a rebuild trans filled…

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I have a 05 maxima...
I have a 05 maxima just installed a rebuild trans filled with valvoline import multi vehicle test drove for 20 or so mins ran great then left her running for about another 20 min to check fluid levels checked out good got back it and would not pull at all shut it off let it cool would pull then once hot again stopped what's up
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Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago
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did you flush the cooler?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
it's a liquid cools trans
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

any codes?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
0 codes 0 lights
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

who did the rebuild? sounds lie a internal leak or bypass.. did they give you a warranty?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
No warranty
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
But was curious as if the tcm needs programmed if that has anything to do with it but if it pulls cold it should pull warm right ???
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

you bought a rebuilt unit with no warranty?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
It's cold now and now it won't pull at all done even feel in engage
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

its a internal failure...you bought a bad unit..

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
What about the one I took out it ran fine while cold and once warm it hard shift from 1-2 2-3 and down shift
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
They told me they would give me a refund on trans but argued with me that it was my fault improper install said I probably didn't lock in torque converter
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I know I did tho
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Anything I can try on the new one before I pull it and is there a way to put a new valve body in and test the old before I reinstall sorry to ask so many questions but this trans is so expensive wanna be sure before I drop 3 grand on a complete reman
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

no way to test uninstalled

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Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

if the torq converter is locked in there is nothing you can do but remove

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
We'll I'm starting to pull out now I'll get back with you if I have any trouble with new one
Nissan Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 2 years ago

ok

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