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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-20-05, 10:20 PM Thread Starter
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planetary gears

what would cause the planteary gears to go on a kickdown from 2nd to 1st

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Re: planetary gears

it wouldn't. Lack of oil kills them.


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Re: planetary gears

I dont know what box you are taking about, but on a C4/C10, burnouts in first gear kill the planetaries. Always change immediately into top - which you should be in anyway.
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