I wouldn't take it to a auto parts store , I'd take it to a transmission repair shop! With the transmission unable to slip, the engine will stall when the vehicle comes to a stop. Positioned between the rear of the engine and the front of the transmission is the torque converter. You can use these costs as a guide in estimating your cost. Correction: Replace the drive sprocket support bearing. You will need between 3 and 5 quarts. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. Don't get suckered into a new transmission or a rebuild.
With the transmission in D4, drive the vehicle through the 1-2 upshift. It is purely a transmission related code. It is a generic powertrain code, which means that it has the same meaning regardless of who manufactured the vehicle Grand Prix or not. The cost to replace a failed transmission torque converter clutch solenoid is determined, in part, by the vehicle year, make and model. Tech notes When the a transmission solenoid is stuck on, in most cases the problem is not the electrical part of the solenoid; the problem is foreign material obstructing the mechanical function of the solenoid or the flow of the fluid through the transmission valve body. Posted on Mar 06, 2009 It is located in the under the valve body cover on the drivers side of the transmission.
Have you had the transmission fluid flushed an a new filter ,How many miles on the vehicle? It is just like stopping in a manual transmission car and forgetting to push in the clutch. It involves a lot of checking for circuit resistance and testing the wiring. More often than not, this is going to be the issue. The currently selected is for the Pontiac makes. Thus, you have slipping, which causes the engine to work harder. Technician will use the radio to get the scrambled code. With this knowledge, there can only be so many things that are causing the P0741.
Technician will gain access to the roller rockers to inspect them. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. If you take it to the dealer, it will cost an arm and a leg for the troubleshooting alone. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. In this position, release fluid is open to an exhaust port and converter feed fluid fills the apply fluid circuit. Good luck with the P0741 and your Pontiac Grand Prix. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442.
Was a condition found and corrected? Before installing the drive sprocket, lubricate the bearing assembly with J 36850 assembly lubricant. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. This causes converter signal oil pressure to increase and move the converter clutch apply valve against spring force and into the apply position. This usually results in a transmission overhaul. Enter the 5 character trouble codes in the search box and submit the search.
The car will buck badly and stall just as you come to a stop. Technician may find Diagnostic Trouble Code P0442. If the transmission fluid is very dirty, it is recommend changing the transmission fluid and if possible removing the transmission pan for further diagnosis. We are not responsible for any actions you take on your vehicle. The symptoms are different a torque converter clutch solenoid that fails in the open position. Technician will use the radio to get the scrambled code.
Lock-up piston operation will then be controlled. The list of automotive Makes at the right edge of the screen. Will not disengage when coming to a stop. The same Diagnostic Trouble Codes listed above apply. Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. A blown fuse can cause this.
Technician can check Service Information for some accessories. If you choose to replace the solenoid yourself, the parts supplier you purchase the solenoid from will factor into your total repair. If there is anything that you would like to add, please feel free to leave a comment below. Refer to the 4T65-E Unit Repair Section for the installation procedure. The fluid pressure that applies and releases the torque converter lockup clutch is controlled by the torque converter clutch solenoid.