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2000 Nissan Maxima Question: transmission shifts while on the highway



Visitor, Rochester, NY, December 08, 2010, 12:06

I have 65k miles on my car. Whenever i drive on the highway
and the engine is still cold, it takes about 4-5 miles or
20 min of driving for the car to shift into overdrive.
When the car was new the car shift into overdrive right away,
but it the last 2 yrs, it takes longer to shift into OD.
I read online that it could be some type of solenoid.
Is this a transmission problem or just replace the solenoid?

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    December 08, 2010, 12:57

    dont think it is the soloniod. it may be a sticking valve in the valve body. when was the last time you had the fluid serviced? thats a good start with a valve body modifier added as well.


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    Visitor, December 09, 2010, 10:33

    the fliud was last changed in 2006.

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