Q: I have a 96 jeep Cherokee and I had just recently put in a new transmission. Today all of a sudden it didn't want to start and whe

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I just recently replaced my transmission and today for some reason it doesn't really want to start. When it does and I throw it into drive it slams into gear and stalls. Why is this?
My car has an automatic transmission.

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