Takes A Long Time To Shift Into Gear

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pretty bad
Typical Repair Cost:
Average Mileage:
120,000 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. not sure (2 reports)
2001 Oldsmobile Alero transmission problems

transmission problem

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2001 Oldsmobile Alero Owner Comments

problem #2

Aug 182007

Alero LX V.6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 120,000 miles


just to let everyone know that the problem i had with the tranny and my check eng soon light was my wonderful tourque converter didn't have it fix the car isn't worth that since i

it is a sealed tranny they are more expensive so everyone just said trade it in so that

what we are doing and just saying that we are not sure y our light is on so good luck to all you olds fans wish everyone the best with theres!!!!! i'm done with this one

- , Ridgeland, SC, USA

problem #1

Aug 182007

Alero LX V.6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 120,000 miles

wow this is a crappy car, thought it was just mine. has anyone out there had their Alero's transmission take too long to get in gear and then sometimes tires skip and the car jumps? had the tranny fluid checked yesterday but they said it was ok, along with that problem our security light comes on when it wants to and has left us stranded 3 times. check engine soon, abs, anti-lock, and another engine light stays on all the time and has for about 2 years.

took it to the dealer and they say it is the hub assembly. do u think that it is what the problem is with the hub assembly and with the tranny could it all be with the hub? oh and also when u take it out of drive it makes a clanking noise, please help!!!

- , Ridgeland, SC, USA

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