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1995 Pontiac Bonneville 4 sp overdrive electric shift transmission blew

Hi Folks,
I have a 1995 Pontiac that has been a fairly reliable car till now.

The transmission has whined like improper gear meshing since we got the car three years ago.

While accelerating heavily to avoid being squashed by two trucks, the car suddenly lost power. The motor runs super, just no power transfer.

Would it be possible to replace simply replace whatever failed inside the transmission ?

It's strange, but after returning to tow the vehicle, it would now go into drive but not reverse. And it is making a bad rattling sound from the tranny.

Thanks for any help!!

Mark from Virginia

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Yes you can do that but if you got lots of miles on it you better of with a rebuilt or get just what broken for a so so job if you whant to keep the car for few mounht thank pierre from montreal

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