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I got a nissan mistral 1999 model its automatic gearbox and…

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Hi i got a nissan mistral 1999 model its automatic gearbox and lately is has forward gear picking issues.actually i takes time to pick up the front gear , the reverse is not a issue, its working fine only the front gear.and after a while once its start running and the engine gets hot, the vehicle run sucessfully

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?

Well i just changed the transmission oil

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '99 Nissan?

The brake switvh ,what has it to do with the gears

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

Well i took it to a mechanic and he changed the transmission oil

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

Well in general its giving only the gears issue just when i start i have to give a lot of speed for the car to move in gear 1

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