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Transmission problems My standard, toyota tercel will go into gear, but will barely move and I can smell something burning. It started when I was driving up a hill. Gusstimate how much will it cost to fix my transmission?

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Wel From Your Discription This is A Slipping CLUTCH If its a Manual Trans Requiring a CLUTCH JOB Consisting of Replacement Of the Fallowing,
1. Clutch Disc
2. Clutch Pressure Plate
3. Clutch Releace Bearing
4. Pilot Bearing or Bushing
5. Any Eng or Trans OIL SEAL Nessisary While Dissasymbled

If this Is A AUTOMATIC Transmission,
You Require That the Transmission be Replaced Or Rebuilt as There Is Serious Damage Done to the Clutch Packs In the Automatic trans that Can ONLY Be Corrected With A REBUILDING of the UNIT Or REPLACEMENT of the Unit.
Sorry to Be the Bearer of Bad News but This is Part of My Job too.
Good Luck and I Hope you find this to Be of Much HELP to you ! ! !

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Don't know what the transmission would cost but it sounds like the clutch is gone. Check the clutch fluid to see if it's low. If the level is good, you may have a different issue with the clutch but I wouldn't assume its the transmission.
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That burning smell is most likely your clutch, nothing wrong with the transmission. Depending on where you live and who repairs the cost will vary. 450.00-600.00

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