a hard shift every once in a while between 1st and 2nd gear

Asked by Aug 15, 2015 at 09:40 PM about the 2005 Ford Taurus SEL

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 2005 taurus with a 3.0L 24V DOHC has a hard shift every once in a while after about 20-30 mins of driving.happens from a dead stop but doesnt do it every time.Other than that the tranmission works great.  Any suggestions???

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May help it by doing a pan drop and change the filter and fluid.

73,915

Or as people say service the tranny.

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With a hundred and forty thousand miles and never been serviced b4 don't touch it wrong move fix what needs to be fixed . I did a tranny on a Bonniville with high miles that never was serviced with in a month the tranny blew. Any smart honest mechanic will tell you not to touch it or else your hit believe me or not your choice?????

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What is the fix for the tranny shifting hard after 20 to 30 minutes driving after it seems to get hot????

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