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Gear does not shift while in drive...1978 Chevrolet Caprice

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    yadayada May 11, 2010

    you are going to need an overhaul of the trans.

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Clutch plates worn or more common is the modulator went out it is a small unit on the trans with a hose relace from a junk yard becareful when you remove tranny fliud will come out measure how much you lose and replace better yet remove pan an relace gasket and trans filter and put new dex merc fluid in also check fluid level in 2 gear

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