Transmissions

Speedometer Not Working Transmission Won’t Shift
By July 31, 2012 Read More →

Speedometer Not Working Transmission Won’t Shift

I currently own a 2000 Chevy full size van that started giving me some problems. For starters, my speedometer stopped working. When that happened, it seemed that whenever I approach roughly 30-35 mph the van wants to shift but won’t and it feels like it may stall out. My battery has been living the short […]

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By July 24, 2012 Read More →

Chrysler PT Cruiser Transmission Problem?

Reader Question We have a 2006 Chrysler PT Cruiser that has 84k miles. We just purchased and after going for a drive the pt started making a knocking/clanking noise while in drive. It only makes the noise while in drive. Thanks, Melissa Hi There Melissa, Before I jumped to a conclusion that the transmission has […]

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Transmission Problem Signs
By July 24, 2012 Read More →

Transmission Problem Signs

Reader Question We have a Chrysler PT Cruiser that has 84k miles. We just purchased and after going for a drive the pt started making a knocking/clanking noise while in drive. It only makes the noise while in drive. Thanks, Melissa Hi There Melissa, Before I jumped to a conclusion that the transmission has a […]

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Car Worth Replacing Transmission?
By May 10, 2012 Read More →

Car Worth Replacing Transmission?

My name is Debbie, I am fifteen years old and there is a van that was offered to me for “free”. The transmission is broken, but everything else is fine. I need to pay for the transmission to be fixed. It is an older Ford Windstar. I would like to know if it would be […]

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By April 16, 2012 Read More →

Nissan Pathfinder Transmission Will Not Reverse

Reader Question My 1995 Nissan Pathfinder automatic transmission will not go in reverse but will go forward. please advice thanks Hector Hi there Hector If the automatic transmission fluid is full, and the linkage under the vehicle to the transmission is properly in place I can only assume there is an internal transmission problem. Usually […]

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Transmission Will Not Reverse
By April 16, 2012 Read More →

Transmission Will Not Reverse

Reader Question My Nissan Pathfinder automatic transmission will not go in reverse but will go forward. please advise. thanks Hector Hi there Hector If the automatic transmission fluid is full, and the linkage under the vehicle to the transmission is properly in place I can only assume there is an internal transmission problem. Usually reverse […]

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Transmission Slipping and Leaking

Transmission Slipping and Leaking

Oh boy. I think I was just taken really bad by a transmission shop. Yesterday, my car was slipping. I was driving and the car kept feeling like it was in neutral. I stopped checked the transmission level and there was next to no fluid. I put some in, in the proper place and it […]

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By March 13, 2012 Read More →

Car is Jerking

Hey there, I have a Buick with about 200,000 miles on it. I took it to a shop to get my Manifold Intake Gasket Fixed, and I told them about my car having this jerking sensation. They said they would look at it but they never said a thing to me about it so I […]

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By November 29, 2010 1 Comments Read More →

Should I Change Just The Transmission Fluid and Not Filter?

Reader Question Hello there, how are you? First, I want to thank you for sharing mechanical information in your website, it is helpful and we save money, I do appreciate your wonderful help. I have a couple of question for you, if you do not mind. I read the article in your website about changing […]

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By November 29, 2010 1 Comments Read More →

Changing Transmission Fluid

Hello there, how are you? First, I want to thank you for sharing mechanical information in your website, it is helpful and we save money, I do appreciate your wonderful help. I have a couple of question for you, if you do not mind. I read the article in your website about changing the transmission […]

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