Thread: Slippage..
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      12-16-2012, 02:47 PM   #10
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When it's cold, the TQ converter will kick in a bit later until the oil warms up.Its normal since since the tranny oil takes longer to reach WOT !
Thanks everyone for the replies. I was figuring this was the case but wanted to make sure it wasn't just me, lol. The last auto I had was a tiny 5spd in a 1.8t VW.

This happens all the way to 75mph or so. Wheel slippage wouldn't be the case here. Only in the rain I can spin tires until 80

And my mileage is just under 35k
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