Transmissions and Drivetrains
What could cause a 1998 Toyota Sienna to hit hard and sputter a bit when the transmission downshifts from 3rd to 2nd or 1st Could it be an electronic adjustment or is the transmission failing?
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Asked in Car Sounds, Transmissions and Drivetrains
What could be causing a loud hum from the transmission of a 2005 Musting at low RPM's?
The loud hum could be caused by some of the teeth going out on the transmission or that the transmission is failing. ...
Why does my reverse just grind when i shift in to reverse?
This is a manual transmission car, I presume. If it's an auto, you have a big problem! Grinding could mean that something inside the transmission is failing. Or it could mean that your transmission fluid is low. OR, it could mean that your clutch is worn or is out of adjustment. Grinding usually means that the clutch is not disengaging properly when you push the clutch pedal, or perhaps, a synchronizer has failed. Whatever the case, If I were you, I'd get the...
Asked in Car Sounds, Ford Explorer XLT
Why does the automatic transmission in my 1991 ford explorer make a grinding noise when i shift it into reverse.?
The A4LD transmission is the most common failure on early explorers. It's very likely that your transmission is failing. ...
How much does it cost to replace the transmission in a 2000 jetta?
I have a VW Jetta 1.8t with the tiptronic transmission and it cost about $3500 to have rebuilt. I was bummed, but these transmissions are notorious for failing. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What does metal shavings in a trasmisson pan mean?
It means the transmission is failing. It is caused by gears grinding or rubbing. ...
Can an erratic speedometer indicate failing transmission on a 1994 Mercury Sable?
If your speedometer is cable driven and not electronic, it sounds like the cable needs to be lubricated. You remove the cable from the back of the speedometer and pull out the inner cable and slide it back in while lubericating it with some speedo grease. ...
Asked in Transmissions and Drivetrains
Will a cluster stop the transmission from working?
Yes, cluster referrs to a gear cluster, or clutch band assembly, either of things failing would stop the transmission from working. ...
What would cause your 2001 Mitsubishi eclipse to just stop going like the transmission went out?
Mitsubishi eclipse is famous because of failing transmission. If I were you I would start with checking transmission fluid level. But most likely you will have to change transmission or fix one you have. ...
Asked in Car Starting Problems
Why wont your 97 lumina start after engine is warm?
Normally this is caused by some electronic part overheating and then failing. Can be the coil, or another sensor. ...
Asked in Auto Parts and Repairs
Will your transmission stop slipping if you change the speed sensor?
No. A slipping transmission is caused by a low fluid level, or failure of friction parts inside the transmission. Though a failing Vehicle Speed Sensor(VSS) can cause symptoms that can make it appear that the transmission is slipping, even though it is not. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
What could be wrong with a automatic car that jolts while driving?
Could be anything from an engine management problem to the transmission failing ...
Asked in Toyota Camry
How do you know when transmission is failing on a Toyota Camry 2002?
It's not an easy question. The most obvious hints are grinding noise coming from transmission, car will drive, transmission will not shift to some particular gear or some of them. But before blaming transmission make sure that you have changed the transmission fluid and the fluid level is correct. ...
Asked in Ford Windstar SE
What are consequences of failing to put transmission fluid in Ford Windstar SE van?
$2800.00 out of your pocket for a new transmission. How to check the transmission fluid levels is well detailed and illustrated in the Owners Manual - See "Related Questions" below for more ...
What are the signs of an automatic transmission probelm?
There can be a number of problems that indicate that a transmission is failing; 1. slipping 2. failure to go into gear 3. leaking 4. noises 5. failure to shift at the right speed ...
Asked in Isuzu Trucks
What does red dash light A T oil temp mean in a 2002 Isuzu npr truck?
Could be an external cooling unit failing OR the transmission filter may need replaced and transmission fluid checked for metal shavings - a sign of a more urgent transmission failure. ...
Asked in Nissan Altima, Radio
If there is no noise at all when turning the key but the radio and headlights come on could it be the starter on a 1995 Altima?
Try shifting from Park to Neutral to Park and if the car starts, you have aproblem with thepark/neutral safety switch. It may be failing or just need adjusting. This is a part found on all cars with automatic transmissions. It prevents the starter from engaging if the transmission is in any gear other than 'Park' or 'Neutral'. It also turns on the back-up lights when the transmission is shifted into "reverse". It can get out of adjustment or fail. ...
If your 1988 Gran Prix will pull in 1st and 2nd but not in reverse drive or over-drive is this some simple to fix or will you need a new transmission?
Your automatic clutches inside the transmission is failing. You will need to have the transmission rebuilt, or just replace it with a new one. That decision will be left up to you. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
I was advised that the transmission pump or body valve may be failing. Should I get a different tranny or is that inexpensive to fix?
i am sure you can get done the transmission oil pressure test to make sure the pump or some of the important parts are failing. if the oil pressure is within specification then you can be sure the pump and most of the transmission parts are ok. i have no idea about fixing price. may be somebody here can help you on that. if you have any question just post here. you will get some help. thank you. ...
Sometimes it will change gears and sometimew it won't sometimes it will go into reverse and some times it won'tis there a computer chip for shifting?
Try having the ATF and transmission filter changed. If that doesn't help you probably have a failing "valve body" in the transmission. ...