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250D (W124) auto flaring

Hi everyone

The auto box in my 250D sometimes flares, but only at light throttle openings and only when cold. At normal working temp it works perfectly. Is this maybe a vacuum valve problem? All advice very welcome.

Car is 250D non-turbo, 4-sp auto, 150,000 miles, 1991.

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