Question about 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

Shifting problems I just bought a '95 cutlass ciera and it is a little shifty when shifting from first to second. feels like it might die. Prior owner says it is a manufactoring glitch and there is nothing that can be done. I also have a problem with stoping it is a little jumpy when coming to a stop

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Master
  • 1,010 Answers

It sounds like your spigot bearing has either collapsed or Seized. This is a small bearing that sits in the flywheel and has the primary shaft of your gearbox running in it. when you press the clutch this stops the drive to the primary shaft and it spins free in the spigot bearing, if this bearing in Seized then it will keep spinning the shaft and hence you get your grinding noise, it's like putting it into gear without putting your foot on the clutch. The reason you only get it in first and reverse is because these are the only two gears you select while stationary, try putting it into second gear and if you still have the same problem then it's your spigot bearing. If not then it will be you Synchromesh, your bulk rings will be worn and this will require a gearbox overhaul. Either way your gearbox will need to be removed, asked them to change the clutch while it's off because this is good practice to do if you are removing the gearbox.

Posted on Jul 02, 2008

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,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that 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.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Drain for air vent 95 Olds Cutlass Ciera.


Visit the on-line store, know as reliable-store, they have the repair manuals. I'm sure you will get the solution of your problem.
Best Manuals

Jan 03, 2017 | 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

95 olds cutlass ciera,31,000 origional miles is cutting out .


check air and fuel filters most likely the fuel filter and possible tune-up

Jan 13, 2010 | 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

95 Ciera wont downshift when hot and coming to stop


Does it kill the engine? The th125 transmission is know for converter clutch solenoid problems.

May 25, 2009 | 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

Transmission problem on 95 cutlass ciera


Overdrive has two important factors involving when and if it turns on besides being in the proper gear shift position. One is tthe car has to FIRST reach operating temps before it will engage the TCC ( torque converter clutch ). That could involve a faulty thermostat, or short distance drives, Second important factor WILL DISENGAGE WHEN STEPPING ON THE BRAKE PEDAL. A brake switch could be misadjusted , and without you stepping on the brake, the computer thinks you are and wont engage TCC. Hope this helps.

Apr 03, 2009 | 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

Car wont idle, dies and shifts eratically


Hello;
It definetly sounds like a vacuum leak problem. The vacuum hoses are routed to perform various functions for the engine and transmission. They can be very difficult to track down. They are small diameter black hoses and start at the intake manifold (the source) and go to their respective locations.
They could be cracked, oil soaked, loose fitting, or disconnected to name a few problems to look for. Take it to a mechanic if you do not feel comfortable replacing the hoses.
Thanks;
Rich
RPM Northwest

Jan 22, 2009 | 1990 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

Transmission


its the lock-up solenoid that cause the problem driver side trany cover on top cant mist it . good luck pierre

Jun 24, 2008 | 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

Not finding what you are looking for?
1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Logo

124 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Oldsmobile Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

67800 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22011 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6817 Answers

Are you an Oldsmobile Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...