Originally Posted by sam62893
So my tranny is going out. Sometimes from first to second it does a neck breaking jerk that shakes the whole car. I got it diagnosed at a transmission place and try told me that the tranny will take a dump whenever it feels like it. I've been experimenting with manually shifting from 1st to 2nd, then to drive. It shifts smoothe but I'm not sure if it'll mess up my transmission or not. Any comments?
My 99 auto had the exact same neck breaking jerk from 1-2 shifts..was told the tranny needed replacing and it was gonna ***** out soon enough..well 2 years and 25k miles later it still held up fine, and I sold it..