When this code sets, it could have any number of causes, ranging from the sump running low of fluid to a malfunctioning torque converter. I decided to wait and do the transmission oil leak and the rear brakes elsewhere. A muffled tone indicates the need for replacement. It is well-known that the clutch is a little too small for many applications. Dealer able to duplicate problem. At times it clunks so hard it feels like you have hit something.
I wanted other opinions on what to do, if anyone else has has this trouble and if so, what's the diagnosis and cost. It slowly progressed even in forward gears. The failure mileage was approximately 44,000. One time it hit almost 6000 rpms while driving up hill before it kicked into gear. Second time left car running. Technician cleaned up a valve in the transmission valve body. Transmission not shifting smoothly and at times the car will seem to want to die out.
When the contact attempted to drive the vehicle, the transmission failed. He must go to the rear of the vehicle and give it a push in order for the key to work in the ignition. Your answer is not clear. I slowly moved over trying to get to the shoulder since the car was still gliding on the rain. The dealership has not been able to diagnose a problem ,and no further repairs have been made.
They removed the side axle from transmission and replaced the seal. I made it to the repair shop to be told my transmission had failed. A sticking shift solenoid 4 may cause 4th gear to be applied from an initial start resulting in no 3rd gear. Some cars the gears turn at higher speeds when they are driving so the 08 Chevrolet Equinox transmission adjusts those accordingly. Profit over engineering is very evident.
Still not sure if the transmission is working 100% 51613 km I suspect transmission was going out as car jerked when shifting gears--had 36,366 Miles. I have 2008 equinox 3. The manufacturer was not made aware of the failure. It is well-known that the clutch is a little too small for many applications. When the torque converter refuses to lock up gas mileage suffers. The vehicle was towed to the dealer where they found the transmission module was defective.
The contact stated that the vehicle hesitated when she shifted from second to third gear. The vehicle was not taken to the dealer. The liftgate seal had gone bad, not something I was expecting and annoying. A muffled tone indicates the need for replacement. Hey everybody, I have a question regarding what a proper transmission service should be for a 2008 Equinox. I can't put my families life in jeopardy or my own.
In this video I show owners how to check their automatic transmission fluid. It may be a simple fix or it may be cheaper to replace the transmission assembly. This same vehicle has also failed to shift into gear when trying to put it into reverse from park. Listed below are the specifications for your 2008 Equinox. That means that as long as it is operated under normal conditions, it will not require any transmission fluid change. The contact stated that while driving at 65 mph, the vehicle began to decrease in speed without warning while the accelerator pedal was depressed. In addition, the contact stated that the air bag was damaged during the first repair.
Chevy say's the drive train isn't under warranty anymore! There are many complains on edmunds about rough shifts up and down gears. Is the Castrol Multi-purpose a 3309 type lubricant? No Torque Converter Lock Up The locking clutch on the torque converter is a known area of weakness with this transmission. Determined the 3-5-R wave plate was bad and caused problems so the transmission had to be replaced. There's no need for the attitude. The motor was manufactured in China. To troubleshoot these types of issues, check the actual solved problems with these types of issues.