Car Problem Reports
Volvo 740 Erratic shifting can be caused by a sticking kick-down cable
Volvo 740 Problem
Average Mileage: 165,250 mi (129,000 mi - 201,500 mi)
Delayed and/or erratic shifting can be caused by the transmission kick-down cable sticking. Since the oil pan has to be removed to replace the cable, have the shop replace the transmission filter at the same time Google+
Visitor, 1992 Volvo 740, 201,500 mi
Randomnly down shifts while highway driving at 50-70 mph.
Overdrive button sometimes responds, sometimes does not.