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Transmission Slips Out Of Gear


pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
No data
Average Mileage:
185,000 miles
Total Complaints:
1 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (1 reports)
1997 Pontiac Grand Am transmission problems

transmission problem

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1997 Pontiac Grand Am Owner Comments

problem #1

Mar 262008

Grand Am GT 3.1L V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 185,000 miles


Okay. I started the car (cold) drove about1/4 mile and it acted like someone knocked it into neutral but it was still in drive. I shut the car off and restarted it and it went into gear. I drove for another 100 yards or so and and it did the same thing. I managed to get back home. Any Ideas? The night before on the way home from work it acted up. It acted like someone applied the brakes hard but not locking them up, then it would release I'd drive a little bit and it would do it again. This went on for awhile and then it stopped and I had no further problems. Please help!

- , Quarryville, PA, USA

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