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Old 02-08-2013, 08:41 AM
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You should be able to go into manual and then upshift to the gear you were in previously.

If hunting occurs in manual, this suggests the TC is going in and out of lockup. There are several posts about TC problems with these transmissions, but usually report a P0740 code.

Originally Posted by BruiserBob View Post
Usually when you go to manual, you jump in RPM beyond 1500 up to 2000 and it does not happen. It happens with a steady foot on the pedal at constant speed even in manual.
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