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Garet
04-28-2001, 08:51 PM
Whenever I shift into reverse it takes about 2 seconds before it kicks in. Doesn't take as long when it is warmed up. What causes this? The tranny has never once slipped gears and when i shift into any other gear it goes in almost instantly. I heard its normal for TH350's.

garet

Alan
04-28-2001, 09:42 PM
No idea what causes it, but anytime I've had a tranny going into gear slow it was getting ready to go west soon.

85w/350
04-29-2001, 03:19 AM
hum...is it only in reverse because thats the first gear you shift into to back out of a driveway or something...both my trucks have started this recently...from what i understand they are both probably gonna go out on me soon...sounds like same problem i have and someone told me its the torque converter going out :(

Garet
04-29-2001, 10:36 PM
Well, the torque converter is no problem to replace. Pretty cheap too.