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2002 Saturn L200 Question: violent bucking

 

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Visitor, Wilmington, NC, March 05, 2011, 16:09

when the car reachs 30-50 mph it violently bucks....really hard it shakes the passengers. what is causing this?

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    DaveJHM March 05, 2011, 22:57
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    Could be quite a few things, but I would start by thinking of a torque converter shudder - (automatic transmission, yes?), since you have a speed sensitive concern. Have a qualified technician road test with you to provide an opinion of direction.

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