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Shifting gears, the automatic jumps from gear to gear

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Shifting gears, the automatic...

Shifting gears, the automatic jumps from gear to gear sometimes when the car is warmed up. Kind of a jolt.

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you noticed any leaking?

No leaking. 2004 model, 98000 miles. Not sure if the transmission was ever flushed.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '04 Buick?

Rendezvous

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

I have not tried anything. Thinking I need to go to Aamco or something like that and have it flushed. Good idea?

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Transmission Mechanic: Gm Tech Cam, Service Technician replied 5 months ago
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Hello there, I am Cam.

I am Licensed technician at a GM dealership with more than 16 years experience. 
Like you, I am a user of this website and as such, any billing questions should be sent to customer service.

I ask that you please provide details and communicate with me so we can make your experience here worth 5 stars! I am around most days but not every minute of every day. If you reply while I am offline, I will respond when I am next online. 

I am reviewing your request and will post in a moment.

Does it seem to lack power at all?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
No. Power seems good.
Transmission Mechanic: Gm Tech Cam, Service Technician replied 5 months ago

What is the colour and condition fo the transmission fluid? Pink? Red? Brown? Black, chunks in it? Clear?

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
I don't have the car with me right now so that will have to wait
Transmission Mechanic: Gm Tech Cam, Service Technician replied 5 months ago

No problem. reply when you have that info

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