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rpm high when shifting

My son has a problem with my old Ranger 95 4.0 auto. when it's shifting from 2nd to 3rd the engine races to 3K-4K and then shifts hard. He's not got access to computer now so I'm looking for guidance in what to look for

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Sounds like the tranny is on the way out. Try getting it flushed.
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check the fluid first and try changing it.
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sounds like the normal 2-3 flare......

try searching on here for the 2-3 flare fix.......or PM John Griggs (n3elz) about fixing it, he has done it and did a write up on it somewhere.....
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