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Transmission only works in reverse

Transmission works ok in reverse not in drive or other gears.

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  • Anonymous Apr 21, 2009

    my 1999 b4 legacy is doing the same thing, it was fine then went to drive next day and wouldn't move anyway except reverse

  • Anonymous Mar 12, 2014

    no reverse but will drive ok..What should i do?


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Sounds like the front auto drive clutch. Will need expert repair or replacment gearbox.

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selector problem check linkage first.look at back of flange and you should find a roll pin .

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I would check the shifter and the linkage. Even though the shifter lever is moving, that doesn't mean it's moving the linkage on the transmission.

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Okay, two possibilities...1. The govenor valve is stuck preventing upshifts or 2. the foward clutch pack is burnt out. The first thing to do is check the oil. Check the level, colour and smell. If the level is correct but the oil is darkish a smelly then cutch burn out is the problem and the transmission will have to be rebuilt. If all this is ok, then the governor valve on the output shaft is stuck. Usually this vavle sticks when obstructed by contamination from a failed clutch pack or brake band.

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