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mekaleka
04-06-2005, 12:30 PM
My transmission "feels" like it is slipping when accelerating from a stop, and only in first gear. Almost like the tires are getting intermittent traction...like it's not "hooking up", if that makes sense. Doesn't seem to occur when I accelerate hard though. Transmission seems to work fine otherwise. Has anyone else experienced this? What could the problem be?

AznGA
04-06-2005, 02:42 PM
Might just be wheelhop.

mekaleka
04-06-2005, 03:21 PM
Definitely not accelerating hard enough for wheel hop. And with 18,000 miles on the car, I hope the struts aren't bad.

93 GT
04-07-2005, 02:49 AM
Have you checked the trany fluid level ? You may have a small seal or tranny pan gasket leak .

GrahamKracka
04-07-2005, 02:51 AM
your still under warranty..get it looked at if it bothers you that much