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Hello and Welcome... My name is MIKE.. Im happy to help you with this..
Given the symptoms you describe / outline, this is more likely to be a ignition / fuelling issue - so , basically the service items on the car need a good checking over first before considering anything to to do with the trans... You can check the auto fluid of course yes - that is a service item - but the symptoms do point to the above ...
So you need to check over in that respect - replacing any worn or over dure items on the service agenda - ie, spark plugs , filters - even engine oil and filter as may be due / needed - as poor oil can cause the engine to run like that in some circumstances..
So work forward / through as above on this .. Let me know how you get on..
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