Transmission hesitation between 3rd & 4th

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  1. Dnvrfan2012

    Dnvrfan2012 SDD Junior Member

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    I have a 2011 Super 4x4. The transmission is having a intermittent hesitation when shifting between 3rd and 4th. Does not seem to be related to temperature either. Fluid levels are fine and the transmission fluid is still the correct color. Has anyone had this issue? Any suggestions on the problem?

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    How many miles are on it? It might be time to put a new filter in. I wouldn't do a full flush. Just drain enough to get to the filter.
     
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    A little less than 126k. Transmission fluid was changed about 40k ago. Transmission shop seems to think the valve body is wearing out and causing some shifting problems or had a few burned clutches. Checked price for a rebuild and shop wanted about $3400 plus tax. Slightly painful. New transmission is $4k. For that much, might as well buy a new one. Dunno.
     
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    Was it acting up before you had it serviced?
     
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    Not at all. Recent problem within the last 10k or less.
     

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