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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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2000 Saturn sc2 isn't wanting to shift into overdrive when

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2000 Saturn sc2 isn't wanting to shift into overdrive when reaching the 50 plus miles an hour range. rpms staying high. sometimes if I stop and shut off the car and start again it works right and then eventually starts over again.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: fluid checked and and level is perfect, fluid is clean and looks fresh
JA: Are you fixing your Ion yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no. had someone check the fluid for me.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: as a single female afraid to go to a shop without having an idea of possible issues and costs.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  kalamykid replied 9 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you with this problem. Does the check engine light come on when the transmission will not go into overdrive?