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Originally posted by Crosley

Yes , the early aluminum power glides had rear pumps. If the rear pump sheared the drive pin it would not up shift as I recall.

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Yep. Happened on my Wife's '56 Bel Air hard top. All of a sudden wouldn't shift our of first. Upon inspection we found a split rar pump ring gear. Easy to replace and back on the road!
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