1991 Volvo 740 Q&A

1991 Volvo 740 Question: shifting

my car shifts kind of hard from 1st to second gear and then i have to get off the gas pedal to go from 2nd to third or punch it on the highway for it to shit from second to third gear and i dont know why -
Answer 1
Have the transmission kick down cable checked, it may be sticking and causing this issue. -
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