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Old 12-13-2013, 12:28 PM
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So im at 8k miles and every now and then going from reverse to drive it will sometimes take 3-5 seconds to engage. I havent check trans fluid, being so new i assume its full. Has anyone had this issue?
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I'm not sure if you have the 8 speed or 6 speed...but if you have what is now considered the "regular" gear selector and not the rotary style that the 8 speed has, 3 seconds is considered to be within factory specs. If it is actually taking longer than 3 seconds then there could be an issue.
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i'm not sure if you have the 8 speed or 6 speed...but if you have what is now considered the "regular" gear selector and not the rotary style that the 8 speed has, 3 seconds is considered to be within factory specs. If it is actually taking longer than 3 seconds then there could be an issue.
6 spd sorry, and yes column shifter.

3 seconds is while when you think about lol luckily ive never tried to take off thinking it was engaged and have it rev up then bang lol
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Are you still rolling (in Reverse) when you get the long delay? Or are you at a dead stop?

3-5 seconds is too long for a R-D (or N-D) engagement. See if your dealer can monitor (and record) turbine speed and line pressure during one of your long engagements, to see what's going on.
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Are you still rolling (in Reverse) when you get the long delay? Or are you at a dead stop?

3-5 seconds is too long for a R-D (or N-D) engagement. See if your dealer can monitor (and record) turbine speed and line pressure during one of your long engagements, to see what's going on.
always a dead stop, never been a fan of the slow rolling shifts lol
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its only happened maybe 10 times since new, very random tho and only R-D never the other way
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