when it gets cold out side it takes awhile for the transmission to get going

Asked by Feb 19, 2015 at 06:07 PM about the 2004 Dodge Stratus SXT Coupe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

when it is cold outside in won't move. but summer time works good

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The only thing you could do to possibly improve things would be to change the transmission fluid and filter. Use the latest specification fluid ATF+4

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