Q: Q: Transmission not shifting properly

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2003 Dodge Grand Caravan. My transmission has been occasionally shifting roughly. Made an appointment to get the screen changed, but before getting there, the engine is revving high and not shifting into the next gear.

My car has 190000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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