2001 camaro lags going into 2nd gear, if I punch it, it will go but for a 3 seconds it has a hard time.. any help?

Asked by Jul 05, 2016 at 08:22 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible RWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Sounds like a sticking shift solenoid in the valve body of the transmission (I'm assuming it's an automatic). These GM solenoids are very troublesome. Especially if you have some miles on the car. Is the check engine or service engine soon light on? If so, scan the computer and it'll tell you which solenoid(s) are bad. HTH. - Jim

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