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Old 12-11-2011, 09:48 PM
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Ok maybe im to lazy to search for the thread...

My question is what are the sounds of the problem with the tq conv im looking for.

Mine fills like it shutters when i am trying to pass a car,fills like it is stalling higher than normal when leaving a stop light,and like its searching for another gear when i am crusing about 55mph,i cant hear any nosies cause i have aftermarket exhaust.
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The torque converter noise is a kind of growling / whirring noise that is typically heard at light throttle (light cruise) at low engine speeds (1100-1400 RPM) when the torque converter clutch (TCC) is fully locked.

Sounds like you may have other issues. Do you have the CEL on? Do you have any transmission fault codes? If not, I suspect yours is normal behavior (shifting or unlocking / relocking the TCC in response to speed or throttle changes).
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Try this thread for info on the TC sounds and how to identify it.

http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=93998
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