Erratic Shifting of the Automatic Transmission on Buick Rendezvous

The transmission pressure control solenoid may fail causing erratic shifting. Our technicians tell us that partial dis-assembly of the transmission is necessary to replace a failed pressure control solenoid.

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Average mileage: 120,620 (12,300–200,000)
6 model years affected: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, more2006, 2007
23 people reported this problem
10 people shared problem details
2004 Buick Rendezvous168,000
hard shifting. feels like it just won't go at take off and then all of a sudden it engages. Then this morning, it did this and started making a really loud noise too.
Erratic . Shifting and speedometer does not exceed 20 mph, even though I am traveling in excess of 20 mph. When symptoms appeared, we had the taken the car to AAmaco to have it checked out. They stated the transmission had to be replaced. The symptoms have occurred twice since the repair. Now the vehicle is going to the dealer
when you put it in drive and first hit the gas you feel like it in neutral and wont go till you let off the gas for a second then it will go
2002 Buick Rendezvous200,000
Computer telling transmission more pressure is needed resulting in "hard" changing of gears.
transmission shifts erratically at takeoff and sometimes in the Thruway
2007 Buick Rendezvous122,000
transmission slipping have fluid at correct level just started.
its goes then the trac goes to one and I cant get the car tp speed and makes a bogging
my car have a problem went put the trasmition on drive and press the gasoline pedal when make the first change make a noise
2002 Buick Rendezvous145,000
Awd disable light comes on AFTER car starts rolling and vehicle starts in 2nd and will not downshift.
my buick just has hard shifting problems and or just rims up
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