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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: The car is slow to shift from 1st to higher gears without tapping the gas pedal.

 

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ahamo, Putney, VT, March 16, 2013, 14:50
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When putting into drive the transmissionm is sluggish from 1st to higher gears without tapping the gas pedal a few times.

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    March 18, 2013, 01:01
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    had it tuned up recently? could be a fuel issue. try fuel additive(ethanol treatment) to next fill up and run it til almost empty. could also need a tranny flush. get diagnostic run.

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