what happens when your transmission is going out


Asked by Nov 23, 2014 at 08:25 PM about the 2002 Chevrolet Impala

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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In most cases it will slip. Meaning the RPM's will rev high with very little power going to the wheels. That will also happen if the fluid is low. Another symptom is it will bang into gear while shifting.

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