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Is it Safe to Drive With a Slipping Transmission?
The transmission converts the power from the engine into motion so the vehicle can move. Vehicles have either an automatic or manual transmission. A manual transmission must be put into gear with...
Symptoms of a Bad or Failing Clutch Cable Adjuster
Common signs include difficulty disengaging, loose clutch pedal, and an excessively tight clutch cable.
How Can I Tell If My Clutch Is Slipping?
For some drivers, shifting a manual transmission is second nature. Others prefer to rely on automatic transmissions. Drivers of automatic vehicles don’t have to worry about developing bad shifting habits that can cause a...

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It's going 20 miles per hour in 3rd gear. The car was in reverse and wouldn't move but it will accelerate.
Hi there. The transmission is in limp mode to only go in 3rd gear. The reverse not working and then all of a sudden it works, but will not accelerate past 20 mph, then either the transmission is slipping or...
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Don't know if the transmission went out.
A large transmission leak like one from a cooler pipe or a leaking transmission pan can cause the transmission to slip if the level gets low enough. Trying to drive the vehicle while the transmission is slipping does not help,...
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Transmission not operating correctly.
Hi there. There could be a couple things wrong. Either the transmission has indeed failed inside with the final drive differential bearing, or the wheel hub has spun out the splines. Check the splines to the wheel hub and see...
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Why is car losing power Honda Accord
Hello - based on your description of the vehicle behavior, it would seem like your clutch is slipping when you upshift. A worn clutch, weak pressure plate, or clutch disk contaminated by oil, will slip, causing the momentary loss of...
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Transmission was slipping. Could it be the VSS?
Hi there. For the speedometer to be malfunctioning, either the vehicle speed sensor (VSS) could be loosing signal or the gauge has a bad resister. Now, as far as the transmission slipping, check the transmission fluid level. If the fluid...
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My 2006 Nissan quest won't change from first gear to 2 gear it over revs I can't go over 25 mph. How do I fix this problem?
How was the condition of the fluid you got out of the transmission, any fault codes? The engine is over revving because the transmission is slipping which can be caused by very worn materials inside the unit. A transmission can...
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Transmission slips.
If you are reusing your old fluid you are defeating the purpose of changing the filter. I would only say this is ok if the ATF (automatic transmission fluid) was already spotlessly clean. If not, I recommend having a ATF...
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Transmission & brake problems
Hi there. From the description you have provided, leads to advising you to find another repair facility. All the work you have had done and the problems your vehicle has, should be covered by the repair shops warranty. The smoking...
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Bought a 1999 Chevy Z71 for very cheap. The transmission is out. How should this be fixed?
Hi there. The 4l60e transmission could have two things wrong with it. Either the park arm is not disengaging inside the transmission making the transmission load up but not rotate the drive shaft or the transmission is low on oil....
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Hole in my Beetle's transmission pan
Hey there. An automatic transmission is a precision instrument. The tolerances in the transmission are far tighter than they are in the engine, so it doesn't take a whole lot of abuse to do a great deal of damage. But...
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My car has clutch problem. Starting stops after mild lifting of the clutch. Also not working when I press the accelerator
Hello. If I understand your description correctly, the car stops moving forward after releasing the clutch mid-way, and pressing the accelerator after that point does not accelerate the car. If this is correct, your clutch is most likely worn out...
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The transmission slips gears and the car has no kick down
If the transmission is slipping, then the vehicle will seem to not accelerate, or the vehicle will not move very fast. It seems that there could be an issue with the transmission that is causing the slippage. Check the kick-down...
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Transmission problems - 1982 Jeep CJ7
Has your clutch been replaced recently? If not, your clutch assembly may be worn out. Check your fluid levels under the hood. At the very least, each reservoir should have fluid in it and you may notice a min/max level...
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I need help with my clutch. It is slipping.
Hi there. Check the slave cylinder to the clutch fork. See if the slave cylinder is sticking out and not retracting all the way. Check the return spring on the slave cylinder and make sure that is not sprung. If...
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When the car goes into gear it kinda bucks.
Hi there. With having 135,000 miles on the vehicle, your transmission has too much slipping of the clutches inside the transmission. The symptoms that you are having are the clutches slipping to a lock which jerks the vehicle around and...
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Transmission slip, car bucking, code P0741
Hey there. This may be related to a fuel supply issue such as a dirty or failing mass air flow sensor. This is a unit in the intake system that reads the air flow into the engine as it is...
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Service advancetrac warning light with transmission slipping and slamming pulling away from red light.
A weak battery may cause the several computers on the vehicle to malfunction due to the low voltage so if you have had the battery tested and it fails, it would be a good idea to start there. When a...
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How do I get my car in drive, it is stuck in neutral and it sounds like it's speeding up but not going anywhere how do I fix it?
Did the accident cause the vehicle to loose transmission fluid? A low transmission fluid level ma cause the transmission to slip when a drive gear is commanded. The linkage between the shifter and transmission may have been jarred in the...
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My truck doesn't shift through all the gears or downshift when I come to a stop
This may be related to a faulty transmission control module. The transmission control module (TCM) helps regulate fuel efficiency and power while storing information about the transmission system in its memory. A faulty transmission control module may cause a delay...
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My car jerks when putting it into drive and sometimes has to be revved up high before going into gear
The issue you're describing is typically an indicator of an internal transmission component failure or loss of hydraulic pressure inside the transmission. The change of the motor and transmission mounts probably did not hurt the Honda's ability to accelerate correctly....

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