why would it take off slow in drive but if shifted manualy it goes fine it has a 2.4 L 4 cylinder motor?

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Asked by tommyboy32 May 26, 2007 at 07:31 PM about the 1986 Toyota 4Runner

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was told that it needed a shift module? That could be why it takes off very slow,does that sound like that is what it might be?

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lightGear
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I was going to say it needs a new shift module. Seems like a great place to start.

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