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These are questions regarding either manual, automatic or CVT transaxles and their component parts.

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Transmission problem [duplicate]

2000 Mercury sable. When driving an you go Up a steep hill , speed drops and rpm goes up. Car does not speed up until you get to top level out an pick up speed after you let accelerator up some.
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Torque converter for Mercury sable 2000 [duplicate]

2000 Mercury sable 3.0 DOHC. Going up hill speed Slows down , rpm goes up car goes no faster automatic Transmission.
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Going into reverse whilst moving slowly forward [manual]

Car - seat leon fr 1.4 tsi .. 18 plate When I put into reverse not moving no noise. When I shift into reverse whilst easing forward, it makes a grinding noise and feel through the gear stick. ...
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Blown radiator and transmisson coolant line. After replacing aircon compressor and condenser.

What causes a radiator to overheat and leak antifreeze aswell as rupture the transmission coolant line in the bottom of radiator, within 10klm of picking a car up from having a new aircon compressor, ...
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5th gear not working

I have a Ford Fiesta 1.4 Diesel that required a clutch change. Everything seemed fine with the car until about a week after the change. I was driving on the motorway in 5th gear and was getting off at ...
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'92 Buick Regal won't accelerate after putting back in drive from reverse

I have a 1992 Buick Regal The car goes in reverse but when I got to put it in drive to go it revs the rpms up and only goes up to 2 mph what could be the problem does that mean the transmission is ...
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Drive shaft Is loose?

My rear drive shaft (?) disattached on the road, making a really nasty sound. I managed to put it back in place. It is really loose, you can pull it out with hands. See before and after pics below. ...
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Chrysler 300C transmission won't shift directly from Drive to Park

My 2013 Chrysler 300C cannot shift directly from DRIVE to PARK. It stops before PARK but will go to PARK from REVERSE as well as from NEUTRAL. Why?
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honda civic hybrid 2006

I drive a Honda Civic 2006 hybrid. The transmission is faulty. I notice a loud noise while accelerating and it wouldn't change gears while accelerating. But I've been using it like this for the past ...
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High RPM and speed max to 75mph (120km) - 1996 Nissan Quest

So im currently driving a 1996 Nissan Quest. I have been noticing that i can't go over 75mph and my RPM usually at 5000. Could anyone explain what might be wrong ? Thanks
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1997 Saturn SL2 manual transmission has trouble coming out of reverse and going into first gear

1997 Saturn SL2 Manual transmission. When I first start the car, I have no problems putting it into reverse. I reverse and make a complete stop, then when I try to shift into first, it doesn't want ...
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Will transmission from newer ford swap to older Ford?

Can I swap a (2002 Ford Explorer Sports Track's) "Transmission" in to a (1997 Ford F150). Will it matchup? ls there a conversion kit to let me do this? Am I SOL?
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U0100 Toyota Aygo CAN Stop Communication or DTC Diagnostics, which is right?

I spent a lot of time trying to resolve some problems with a 2006 Toyota Aygo. The most important or significant code it has is U0100: No communication with ECM/PCM A. Information for 1KR-FE engine, ...
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Car wont reverse unless it's off

I have an 03 Lexus ES330. Im having issues with it right now my car drives an all but once i try and put it on reverse it will not reverse it feels like it wants too but wont pick up the gear. But ...
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Buick Lacrosse CXL transmission fluid

I just had my transmission fluid changed in my Buick Lacrosse CXL, they used an STP brand of fluid and said it was Dexron III. I am reading that GM recommends Dexron VI for this car. Is it ok to use ...
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What’s causing my truck to jerk and rpms to go up and gown

Okay so I have a 1996 Chevy 1500 pickup. When I’m going down the highway and get to 45mph or so my rpm will start to jump up and down and the truck starts to jerk. My speedometer also will drop and go ...
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Manual doesn't go into 2nd gear smoothly

I owned a 2005 Infinit G35 and it has a manual transmission. At some point something strange was happening in regards to shifting. Example: When in first gear, if I revved the engine to 3000RPM and ...
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What could be causing my transmission to slip?

Three days ago when I was leaving the store, I started up 2006 Chevy Trailblazer Ls and it wouldn't reverse. I tried to move forward and that wouldn't work either. When I switched from drive or ...
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2010 Nissan XTrail CDi Auto Box Malfunction

Driving on a dual carriageway at national speed limit or simply accelerating to overtake, gearbox will suddenly neutralise and revs go up to the red. The only way to resolve this issue so far has been ...
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Shifting into first gear not smooth

I have a problem with my 2005 Mazda Bounty, in that first gear has been difficult to shift into. It used to be worse, but changing the gear oil, and clutch fluid has helped a bit. Prior to ...
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VW Polo 6n 1.4 Engine and gearbox problem

I have a Volkswagen Polo 6N Petrol 1.4 8v 60cv from 1997 with 168 000KM. It's my only car and I can't afford to get a new one. It's been looked after and has been in the family since new. I have ...
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Weird high pitch grinding noise coming from car when starting/moving?

I have a 2013 Honda Accord and had this weird high pitched grinding noise coming from the front. It is much more at cold starts and makes this noise regardless whether I am stopped, moving or braking. ...
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My truck change its gear at higher RPM (15-18 sometimes 20) what would be the reason for this?

My truck (MAN TGX Tractor Unit) has an automatic transmission RPM goes for like (15 to 18 sometimes 20 when changing the gears mainly with a heavy load (35 Ton) on its trailer other trucks does the ...
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Golf mk4 1.6 gearboxes?

Im new to this forum so i dont really know if this topic has already been opened... anyway i have a golf mk4 1.6 16v and my reverse gear was making clunking noises...so long story short the only ...
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Transmission slips into neutral

I have a 2002 grand caravan it goes about 50 feet then just act like it's in neutral I can turn it off put it in park start back up and it goes about another 50 feeding does it again anybody know why ...
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2002 Toyota Highlander possibly needs pcm

Highlander seemed to be having trouble going from 3rd to 4th gear. We were told transmission needed to be rebuilt. We did that. He put on new O2 sensor and 2 knock sensors. He changed the spark plugs. ...
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Motor RPM given car speed, gear and wheel radius

Reading about Tesla cars I found that they can achieve 16000 RPM, single gear ratio 9.73:1 and differential ratio around 8.28:1, but... if I try to get RPM from car speed (max 200 km/h): RPM = car ...
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Can a bad rear differential hurt an automatic transmission?

I have a bad rear differential (one of the driveshaft seals is shot, and almost all the oil is gone), and I was wondering if this can affect my automatic ZF-6HP26 transmission.
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How does the forward and reverse system work on the IH International 845 tractor?

It's not broken, I'm only interested how it works. Pressing the clutch is not needed to operate this handle. It can also take a few seconds before it starts moving.
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Noise from car in 5th gear

recently bought a small van as test drive seemed fine. Though in error didn't test drive in 5th gear. Won't be able to take it back to the seller. Anyway, drives fine and no abnormal noises in gears ...
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Torque converter failure - Related to replacing only 2 tires?

I've got a 2007 Honda CRV that I wish to continue to flog for a few more years at least. Yesterday I noticed that the 'D' light for drive on the dashboard was blinking. It stopped once I turned the ...
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How tight to tighten my drain bolts?

I have a 2005 Diesel Mazda Bounty UTE, which is also called a B2500. I want to drain my gearbox oil. How tight should I tighten the fill and drain bolt? Same question for my engine oil, how tight ...
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My car won't shift

I drive a hyundai tiburon gt and my stopped shifting into gear while I was at a stop light. Now it doesn't go into gear at all even when the car is off. The clutch pedal still has pressure when I ...
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What is the compatibility for F250 and F350 SD transmissions (2004 gas 5.4L)

I am considering purchasing a Ford 2004 F350 SD (automatic) with a tranny/engine light on. Assuming the worst, I am looking for donor transmissions (and transfer case possibly) I think there is ...
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Mercedes 190 Automatic gearbox won't shift up

My Mercedes 190 is experiencing a problem where it seemingly won't shift up through the gears. If I attempt to accelerate past ~30mph the engine revs rise but the car doesn't accelerate (like clutch ...
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High rpm on neutral but flatting the gas pedal while on D doesn't increase the rpm

Lately and before this problem occurs I have started hearing some noises when the rpm gets to 3k ~ 4k when accelerating on the first gear, my car is automatic but I hear that noise only when starting ...
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Grinding when shifting into gear (new clutch)

I was thinking of buying a car but it ALWAYS grinds when shifting into 4th gear (up or down) regardless of the rpm. It occasionally grinds when shifting into 5th and 6th (only up) at a higher rpm. ...
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How Can I Determine How Much Transmission Fluid To Add to My Truck When The Dipstick doesn't seem to be correct

I recently bought a 2001 F-150. The first time I checked the transmission fluid level, it looked like it was overfilled but the filler tube mount had rusted off and I figured it wasn't accurate. Last ...
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Strange ticking noise on Golf Mk5 1.9 TDI

I own a VW Golf Mk5 1.9 TDI year 2005. There is a strange ticking noise coming somewhere from under the hood and as it seems it starts and is mostly noticeable when I press on the clutch. This noise ...
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transmission thump and late shifting

My 2003 Lincoln LS transmission was thumping going into 3rd gear. Eventually got worse and got codes for transmission. Mechanic replaced the solenoid pack. Now it's still thumping, but not as hard, ...
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What is this funny noise coming from my car only when I reverse?

My 2003 Opel Agila is making a really funny grinding/squealing noise coming from the front of the car only when I reverse, also when I go forwards sometimes you can hear it but it's really quiet, it's ...
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Why am i losing tranny fluid but no leak

I have to put more in about ever month and have no leaks any where and also will pulling a small trailer hurt my 2008 entoroge van
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98 Lincoln Continental cuts out when trying to engage passing gear

Okay so here is my problem. I have a 1998 Lincoln Continental 140000 miles. Starts up and idles fine but when on the interstate or going uphill or just when you need more power, in general, it cuts ...
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Using an old car as a generator

This is a very general question asking for some specific answers. Essentially, I would like to take a vehicle and strip it down, and to turn it into a generator. I’d like to take advantage of the ...
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2007 Dodge Charger 2.7L A/T - Limp Mode only on Heavy Throttle & Hanging in Gear

Back with an update. Trying to help out my neighbor here. 2007 Charger with a 2.7L. 100k+ Miles on the body/transmission. "If I drive very carefully I can get it up to highway speed. If I romp on it,...
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Why do EVs with a single speed gearbox still require a gear box at all?

A Tesla Model S for example has a single speed gearbox in between the motor and the rear axle of the wheels. What's the purpose of that gear? Why can't the motor be mated directly with the axle ...
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2007 Dodge Charger 2.7L A/T - Limp Mode on Heavy Throttle & Hanging in Gear

Trying to help out my neighbor here. 2007 Charger with a 2.7L. 100k+ Miles on the body/transmission. "If I drive very carefully I can get it up to highway speed. If I romp on it, or push it too ...
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How can I unseize a transmission pan bolt?

All bolts were tight as hell. One last bolt I put everything I had on it, vice grips etc... [Vehicle: 1995 Ford Mustang, 6 cyl] This thing will not budge. Please help a brother out.Thanks
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Mitsubishi truck Stuck in gear - manual transmission, shifter moves

Anyone has suggestions for what to check when a manual transmission won’t shift out of gear? It’s a 1984 Mitsubishi turbo diesel truck with 5 speed manual transmission. When the clutch is released ...
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My 2015 Subaru Impreza hesitates when turning after stopping?

Impreza requires full throttle when coming out of a driveway and turning. It never does this at any other time. Dealer told me it was a problem caused by the CVT transmission? This can be really ...