i have a 98 es 300 and it has a lil trouble shifting when i take off in drive but if i shift from first to second it does fine just revs up high when going to third or fourth

Asked by Jul 12, 2016 at 12:32 PM about the 1998 Lexus ES 300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

and it has a lil trouble shifting when i take off in drive but if i shift from  first to second it does fine just revs up high  when going to third or fourth

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I suspect transmission trouble, it's not normal for automatic transmissions to have increased engine noises UNLESS you're driving a CVT transmission!

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