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Old 04-22-11, 07:59 AM   #1
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In a 2K LS400, is it normal when cold to shift from 1st longer than when warm? It only happens for about 1000 feet and then it doesn't do it anymore.

Fluid is clean and not low.
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Old 04-22-11, 09:32 AM   #2
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It is a fully electronic tranny, so I would that is probably normal. The tranny shifting slower while it is cold.
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I'm pretty sure its normal. Most auto transmissions that Ive driven act like that when first started up
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sounds about normal.....
1. Black on Black 1999 LS400 PM-spec
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My ucf10 trans shifts funny when it's cold as well as my 09 civic so I'm pretty sure it's normal
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Common. The first drive down the street, is the longest 1-2 shift in ours. Only in that first 200' does it shift like that. I recollect the manual stating similar. No worries.

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