Question about 1988 Toyota Cressida

1 Answer

Loose automatic gear lever

I have an 88 Toyota Cressida and the auto gear selection lever in the centre console is loose. It can be wobble from side to side. Is there a way to tighten this lever by accessing some type of screw or bolt on the lower part of the lever inside the centre console.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 129 Answers

Yes the gear lever is bolted down if it is not loose then the bush in the gear lever is worn take consloe off and tou will be able to get to them or more clearly see what wrong good luck

Posted on Dec 28, 2008

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Where do i find the 31 vaf sensor curcuit on a 4s camry engine


Toyota Camry Cressida OBD Trouble Codes -

www.troublecodes.net/toyota/toyota-camry-cressida/
Get Help at BAT Auto · Get an ALLDATAdiy Repair Info Subscription ... Toyota Camryand Cressida have two separate diagnostic connectors and two separate diagnostic modes which both provide ... 92-95 Camry 2.2L Engine Code: 5S-FE ... 31, Volume air flow (VAF) sensor-Cressida -circuit, Wiring, VAF sensor, ECM.

Nov 13, 2015 | 1998 Toyota MARK II

1 Answer

How do I change the gear linkage bushes on a 1996 ford festiva


Check the coupler,sometimes the rubber wears out prematurely;then investigate the cause of the deterioration,Chect the frimness of the connection right near the trans assemble.....Bushings take almost forever to wear out,a loose or damaged coupling will cause your problems...

Sep 15, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

2 Answers

2013 Toyota Avalon


I suspect that the insulator that seals the selector lever to the floor and the lever inside the car is allowing engine heat ,road heat to enter the cab past the gear lever. IT is common problem if the insulator rots or is not replaced after gear box removal say for clutch replacement.

May 12, 2014 | 2013 Toyota Avalon

3 Answers

Gear lever moves up and down only - can select neutral and third only


gear change cable has either come loose or broke one or the other and you can only buy the cables as a pair and around 200euro mark ,not difficult to change but dealer only part so expensive although all the cables used on these cars are actually made in england around basingstoke area if i remember rightly ,best advice is to ask a local mechanic to have a look to confirm my diagnosis

Dec 09, 2013 | Peugeot 505 Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Can you engaged the Automatic gears into manual whiles driven?


It will have the answer in the owners manual but if you have a auto shift pattern that allows you to move the lever side ways from drive all this does is by pass the auto sequence and locks the box in the gear you have selected until you select the change. Like fixing the gear in a low gear so that you can go down steep inclines and use less brake letting the engine do the work Check it out at a dealer any way

Jan 12, 2013 | 2006 Toyota Sienna

1 Answer

Gear shift is loose and wobbles


Under the car on the on the gear shift lever is a spring this spring is ether missing or broken. Get under the car look in between the drivers seat area and the shift mechanism, maybe part of the spring is still hanging there. If not go to a local auto salvage yard and try to see where they fit.

Sep 05, 2011 | 2001 Ford Escort ZX2

2 Answers

190e mercedes , where and how to adjust reverse band ,car goes in drive, but wobbles in reverse,


You don't state if it is automatic or manual. For the manual: Looking forwards down the car towards the engine the gear box has three levers on its left hand side. The lever at the rear of the engine is for gear 5 and reverse. From this lever there is a link (metal rod) running back to beneath the gear stick. To adjust this link you need to put the car on a ramp and unclip the link from the gearstick mechanism (three levers side by side). Do not unclip all the links at the same time as it is not obvious which link goes back on which lever!! The clevis on the end of the link can be adjusted by rotating it to either shorten it or lengthen it. There is a locking nut behind the clevis to set the adjustment when completed. Lubricate and clip the link back in place. The 'wobble in reverse' sounds like either a) broken link on the back suspension b) worn subframe bushes c) loose differential mounts (two bushes at the back and one bolt into the subframe on the left/front. If you car is automatic sorry for all this manual stuff, but I would still check out the mechanics of the rear end. Also check out transmission fluid levels, low levels lead to slippage within the torque converter. Another good indication of low fluid is gutless performance coupled with poor fuel economy !!

Feb 22, 2010 | 1991 Mercedes-Benz 190

1 Answer

Toyota cressida 1991, automatic stuck in overdrive when cold.


change ur automatic transmission oil and check with ur switch which is connected to ur gear box.i also have the same prob but after changing transmission oil it is smooth ;)

Dec 09, 2009 | 1991 Toyota Cressida

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

245 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Toyota Experts

Marvin
Marvin

Level 3 Expert

82285 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22382 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8841 Answers

Are you a Toyota Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...