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167champ
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trans wont shift

Post by 167champ » Mon Sep 14, 2015 12:33 am

Hey guys i have a question. Took my wagon to the track for the second time ever. But when i raced it this time the car went from 1st to 2nd but wouldn't go into 3rd. It is a turbo 350 trans, 355 iron headed 4.88 gears, 1/8 mile car. But right after the run on the return road it shifted find. What do you think it could be?

Edgarbaker85
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Re: trans wont shift

Post by Edgarbaker85 » Sat Jan 23, 2016 2:36 pm

It may just shift in to 3rd real late how hard you turn it in 2nd?

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Re: trans wont shift

Post by 1981Regal » Sat Jan 23, 2016 4:01 pm

Do you have to let off for 2-3 shift?
1980 Malibu coupe 468/th350

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