Q: At a dead stop you can floor it and it moves the shifter into neutral on its own.

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just had a new motor put in and had no problems before but now if i was to pull out in front of a semi and floor it from a dead stop its throwing its self into neutral but if u take off normal it doesnt do it

My car has 350000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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