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E 34 (1994) Transmission warmup

I need to let my car warmup at least 2 minutes before it will shift out of 1st? Is this normal?
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Needs a fluid change, my works van did this, did the fluid and all is fine now.

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Just put in a rebuilt transmission 2500 miles ago?
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Just put in rebuilt transmission 2500 miles ago
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Wrong fluid ??

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