Chrysler 200 Transmission Problems

Drove a Chrysler 200s with 9 speed transmission and its responsiveness was a nightmare. First at highway speed it was very (very) hard to accelerate when you wanted to change line and make pass. It took ridiculous long time to downshift and found the necessary power

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2015 Ford Focus Transmission Defect

Multiple problems with the Ford Focus transmission have been reported.  One customer filed a lemon law case pro se, but was not able to establish a defect under the New Jersey lemon law statute. Petitioner  testified that she first presented her vehicle for service on September 21, 2015, regarding a concern that the vehicle “bucks and jerks” at highway speeds while accelerating. She stated that at the first service, the vehicle’s clutch was replaced by respondent. On September 25, 2015, when she again presented her vehicle for service, Caporaso stated that…

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Nisssan Altima Transmission Problem

Owners of the Nissan Altima have complained about transmission problems.  The variable automatic transmission may malfunction with problems including hard shifting,  stuttering between gears, hesitation and sputtering, vibration, or failure.  No recall to address this has been issued though Nissan has been aware of the problem.  Vehicles with problems include, 2013 Nissan Altima (four-cylinder engine) 2014 Nissan Altima (four-cylinder engine) 2015 Nissan Altima (four-cylinder engine) 2014 Nissan Rogue 2015 Nissan Rogue 2016 Nissan Rogue A service bulletin attempted to address the problem.  Corrective action: Dealers will either replace the transmission or the valve body inside…

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Chevrolet Silverado Vibration

A number of consumers have complained about vibration on the Chevrolet Silverado.  One source  states, “It is not wheel balancing. We have had several of 2014 trucks with vibrations, both Chevy and GMC. One of our technicians found the teeth on the ring gear in the differential were different lengths. Supposedly fixed a few. Mine vibrates like crazy. I can feel it the instant I hit the gas and different speeds as high as 85 mph. I haven’t had mine done yet as I don’t want to throw parts at it….

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