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2002 alero transmission

I have a 2002 alero automatic and it feels and sounds like it is not shifting into second gear, it is loud when i reach 40 - 50 kms and almosts sounds like it is a racing car at first i thought it was the muffler then i realized the tack is not reving to high, any ideas of what is wrong

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That is because it is not shifting. I agree with Gerry; take it immediately to a transmission shop.

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If i were u i would take it to a transmission shop. They may can fix it. Did you check fluid?

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sounds like bad clutches in trans...tranny shop needed...takes 4 qts for a filter change and remember to check it when the vehicle is warm and in park running.

Posted on Aug 29, 2008


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SOURCE: 2002 Alero shifting hard

I have a 1999 Oldsmobile Alero and my car was running rough and stalling. Also when the car was shifting, it was making a "thud" sound. My service engine light was on, so I took it to Autozone to run their diagnostic tool. It came back with code P0108 and they advised me to check my vacuum hoses as a possible solution. I looked and found that my air hose running from my throttle body to my map sensor was disconnected. I reconnected the hose and the engine ran normally and didn't make any "thud" sound when shifting. My car is back to normal. So check your hoses. If its still running rough, you may need to replace your map sensor.

Posted on May 26, 2009


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SOURCE: sometime my 2002 alero jumps into gear when I

Is the check eng light on go to parts store to find out code like poss unplugged air temp at air snorkal unplugged could cause this

Posted on Aug 30, 2009

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SOURCE: roaring noise in front of 2003 olds alero gets

Have a shop look at it. It may just be a failed wheel bearing. The bearing will leave you stranded if it gets bad enough and cause more damage.

Posted on Jan 13, 2010


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SOURCE: My 2002 Oldsmbile Alero hesitates to shift into

Have you had your car scanned ,it could be TPS.or bad plug wires .you can git a free scan, at most Auto Zone auto parts stores, you may also wont to check and see if you have any vacuum leaks .Hope this is of some help . please let us know if we can be of any further assistance .thank you ,PS. please give as much detail as possible ,Feel Free To Ask.. Thank you .

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