TURN OFF 2ND GEAR START!!! That's the only thing i can think of that could make ONLY 1st gear not work and other work fine. theres a little switch under the steering wheel toward the drivers door, just turn that off so 2nd gear start isn't lit up on the dashboard. have fun.Answeryou may need to rebuild the grear box or replace the first gear shitfer linkage
Had the problem, replace tranny filter and add some lucas tranny additive. seem to take care of the problem. If you have too, manualy sift to first to start off, this will reduce the heat in the tranny and help to prevent further damage.
If your 1993 Pontiac Grand Am will not shift into part, the transmission is probably seized up. The first step is ensuring the transmission fluid is not too low.
My car will shift when i first go but wont shift after that help
the first automatic transmission was invented by Louis-Rene Panhard and Emile Levassor in 1894
you need to change the fluid. my 99 grand am does that, it feels like you're shifting a manual from 1st to 2nd.
Oldsmobile came out with a fully automatic transmission in the 1940 model year.
The first fully automatic transmission was the Hydro-matic, offered in the 1940 Oldsmobile. There were semi-automatics (GM's Automatic Safety Transmission and Chrysler's Fluid Drive) available in 1937.
There are several things that can cause your automatic transmission not to go into first gear. The most common cause is low transmission fluid.
Does it have an automatic or standard transmission? That is the first question..
every 25,000 miles or every five oil changes which ever comes first.
The first fully automatic transmission (the Hydramatic) came out in the 1940 model year by Oldsmobile.
I'd check the transmission fluid level first and then for a slipping band inside the transmission.
The first one is faster
The first automatic transmission available to the general public was Oldsmobile's Hydra-Matic system. The automatic transmission was based on technology developed by German engineers. Oldsmobile first developed the Hydra-Matic system in 1938, and first made available to the general public on all models in 1940, as an available option for $57.
the first quad was invented by a greek union who fell off and made it with a quadrall force
One of the reasons a Honda Accord with an automatic transmission may not shift out of first is there is not enough transmission fluid. The more likely reason is that the transmission has something broken in it and needs to be serviced or replaced.
check transmission fluid if automatic
The first fully automatic car available in the US was the 1940 Oldsmobile. From aprox 1950 many cars were available with your choice of an automatic transmission or standard transmission.
The first fully automatic transmission was developed by GM and first found in Oldsmobile in 1939, It was called the Hydra-matic
An automatic transmission might be slow shifting from first to second because of low transmission fluid. You might also have damaged the gears in the transmission at the area between first and second.
The automatic transmission, or gearbox, was invented by Oscar Banker. General Motors was the first company to offer it on vehicles.