Q: What causes shaking in 2nd gear when I accelerate

asked by on March 19, 2017

I recently replaced my struts and shocks,lower and upper control arms on my 2007 dodge caliber. It's a manual shift, now when I go from 1st to 2nd and accelerate it vibrates in 2nd gear. Can you please tell me what the problem may be?
My car has a manual transmission.

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Hi There, It sounds like something may be loose when the reinstallation happened resulting in the vibration as the torque of the engine is transferred to the suspension when shifting to second gear. I would suggest having a professional from YourMechanic come to your location to take a look at your vehicle to determine what may be causing this.

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