1993 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Q&A
1993 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Question: Drive Train
how do you know it is the torque converter??? a car that old, I would not chance just a converter without a complete overhaul. converter is 175 and the labor is 9 hours. Roy - mastertech6371
If this is the three speed transmission (THM125C) and it stalls when coming to a stop, your torque converter clutch (TCC) solenoid is probably the problem . The transmission does not need to removed to replace the solenoid, just the side pan. Replace with a genuine GM part and I recommend you get a transmission service / flush too.You can disconnect the TCC solenoid but your fuel economy will suffer and the transmission will run hotter and not last as long. - Visitor
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