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My car is in the driveway up hill a little gas is low so I tried to put it in nutral and it will move to the n but it won't slide back even with a push it fell lock it's a 1997 sable help

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SOURCE: 98 mercury sable transmission

Check your transmission fluid. You could be alittle low. Check it hot in Park while running.

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SOURCE: chid door lock doesn't work, I try to put it to normal pos

I had the same problem when I changed out my window regulator. Take the door apart remove lock and make sure the rod is connected to the little white piece on back of the child safety lock not under it or in the bottom of your door which is enabling it not to move at all because it is not connected this will fix your problem make sure not to knock the window pin out of place wutxtye0rjd9d9ekmodqt1eoxkvn9hr9qjz1l3dabggyud7sdgr36czsrfxqenadhnijx9nfayi+sz1sug0aaaaasuvork5cyii=

Posted on Apr 22, 2009



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SOURCE: slow in reverse, not much power

you will have to get the transmission flushed with new gasket and filter...if that doesnt work you will have to get it overhauled.

Posted on May 24, 2009

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SOURCE: 94 camaro V6 manual starts up but will not move even in neutral

Begin by jacking up each wheel one at a time and find which is stuck. Likely it's an emergency brake cable but can also be other things. The smell you got is normal when you are slipping the clutch...not good for it but understandable in the context of the situation. If the clutch is in good shape, It is likely still ok. Once you find the binding wheel then you need to determine why it's binding.

Posted on Jun 17, 2009


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SOURCE: 97 GMC Z71 4X4 Not Locking in

If it's a shift - on - the - fly 4wd, then call your local Chevy truck dealer. There was a recall on the Electronic 4wd on these trucks. (common problem). Try this just for the heck of it. With the truck stopped, put in 4hi/lo, then put it in reverse. Back up slightly, (about 5ft or so) and then put it in drive (or first in a manual trans) and go forward. Did it lock in? If it locks in but won't unlock, try backing up to unlock. Hope this helps.

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