What causes a car to jerk in and out of first gear?
Poor driver or bad transmission.
Why does your automatic car jerk when accelerating and coming to a stop and the dash display shows that it is not in any gear?
On a 98 wrangler what causes first and second gear hard to shift into for the first time when very cold out?
Its normal for most manual cars the clutch is basically shifting gears in the engine but if you are accelrating shifting gears higher it could jerk a little bit so it can lock the gear and preset the engine to the desired gear Now if this is an automatic here you are not hitting the brake pedal fully Transmission fluid is low or empty Or it can be just old so it can jerk a…
Coasting requires you to put the gear into neutral and let the car freewheel down the hill. If you came to a bend on the hill and someone was speeding up the hill, you may not have enough time to react and slam on the brakes, or slow down. When you aren't in gear, you have less control of your car, as opposed to if you was in gear. E.g. If you were in gear…
What would cause your automatic car to sputter and jerk bad when accelerating in first gear but be okay once it gets to second?
When a car is on first gearthe rear wheels turn very slowlyexplain why this gear is best for climbing a steep hill?
What causes a grinding sound in the front driver side when in first and second gear then stops when in third gear or when the clutch is pushed down it only does it when the car is warm?
That might be the sign of a transmission problem. My car used to jerk when I put it in reverse. But if you wait a couple seconds until it is completely in gear, I bet it won't jerk. Having it checked out with a mechanic maybe in your next oil change might be a good idea. Tip for checking your transmission: When you are driving 60mph, put your car in neutral - if your car…