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Re: Reluctant 1st gear

Hairy green toads from Mars made Jeff Loh say:

> Winter's here, and the Q suddenly developed a strange quirk.
> Seems whenever it's very cold outside, the first few shifts into 1st
> gear will be difficult. Sometimes I have to go from neutral to second,
> then it goes into first.

Sounds like old, tired tranny oil. Mine does that a lot. I just
drained and refilled with the Valvoline 75w90 synthetic gear oil,
so we'll see how much better it is.


Andrew L. Duane (JOT-7)			duane@zk3.dec.com
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