85 fleetwood (fwd) transmission slipping?

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1985-1992 Fleetwood, 1993 Sixty Special, All FWD Forum Discussion, 85 fleetwood (fwd) transmission slipping? in Past Cadillac Vehicle Discussion; greetings all, i'm new to caddi ownership. it goes into drive, 3rd 1st , 2nd and reverse takes off cool ...
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    cocwhtpmpn is offline Cadillac Owners Member
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    Exclamation 85 fleetwood (fwd) transmission slipping?

    greetings all, i'm new to caddi ownership.

    it goes into drive, 3rd 1st , 2nd and reverse takes off cool once smash on it iit'll even burns rubber,but going slow on take off it hestitates and makes a reving sound. any ideas anyone?

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    elwesso is offline Cadillac Owners Master
    Automobile(s): 2005 CTS-V, 1994 Infiniti Q45
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    Re: 85 fleetwood (fwd) transmission slipping?

    This is bad.. I would have your line pressures checked, and maybe a tranny pan drop and filter change would help, but its doubtful...

    How is the fluid...???

    My best bet would be drive it until it dies, and start saving for a new one...

    WElcome to the forums.. Thanks for signing up

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