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Old 01-05-2019, 06:38 PM
HermanDD HermanDD is offline
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Default reverse slips

I own a 1995 Ranger, 2wd, 4cyl, auto trans. with 188,000 miles. I use it mainly for transportation and carry very light loads occasionally. Ten years and 40,000 miles ago I had a problem with the transmission. The problem was when I backed up an incline it slipped very badly. On level ground there was no problem. All other gears are ok. I took it to Aamco and they rebuilt the transmission and also installed a rebuilt valve body. It has been working fine until recently when the same problem is now occurring. About two months ago I took a trip and drove it 8 hours at 60 to 75 mph each way. The problem started after that but I don't know if the trip had anything to do with it.
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Old 01-07-2019, 03:50 AM
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Default Re: reverse slips

It only slips when backing up hill? Sounds like it is low on fluid....?
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