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  • Today, Subaru has committed its entire vehicle line to a CVT transmission called the Subaru Lineartronic CVT. 
  • This newsletter addresses a common problem with a 2-3 flare which is also related to the operation of the band. 
  • This short newsletter will hone in on a couple of overheat issues related to Ford transmissions.
  • One problem that may arise with this transmission both before and after a rebuild is too soft of a shift going into second and a flare or slight engine rev during the transition form third to fourth. The soft shift going into second may be perceived as a flared shift while the shift into fourth may feel too soft.
  • LUBEGARD, a manufacturer and distributor of automotive chemicals, announces the addition of Mark Roach to their sales team.  
    Mark Roach, Lubegard
  • There is a lot of ground to cover this month, so let’s jump in right away with a series of bullet points for a variety of transmissions. Chances are good that some issue I address this month will appear in your bays in the coming year, if it hasn’t already.
  • A careful look inside the Mazda’s RX8 RC4A-EL transmission and you will notice the basic design of the tension springs embossed into the case above the lug slots, to identify their proper positioning.
  • About four or five years ago, John Parmenter from Centereach Transmission revealed a no Park problem that could occur with a Nissan RE5R05A Transmission.