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Hey All,

I have 130K on my E and changed the AT fluid for the first time a couple of weeks ago. Before doing so I noticed when climbing a fairly steep hill here in North GA, it would hesitate to downshift from 2nd to 1st gear ... I think:) (Could have been 3rd to 2nd:)

Well it happened again today ... pretty bad. I was traveling at a slow speed (25 mph+/-) and it did not downshift at all on a steep 200 yard hill. I thought we weren't going to make it! Just kept on slowing down.

There were some more hills coming up so I went a little faster and all seemed well. Drove it for another 20 minutes and had no prob down shifting, nice and smooth.

I used Honda AT fluid, but did not change the filter. The rest of the time there are no problems that I notice with the trans or anything else.

Thanks
 
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