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Where is the torque converter clutch solenoid?

Is it inside the trans pan or replaceable from the outside?

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The torque converter is inside the transmission. The (electric) clutch solenoid - usually - is on the outside of the transmission case.

Get a flashlight, get under the vehicle and look on the transmission case for electrical wires..

The link below will give you a general idea of what it may look like:

Transmission Control SolenoidsFor Infiniti J30 M30 Q45 and QX4

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