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January 28, 2013, 11:55 am

Jeff S
 

Question: why my 91 nissan doesnt change gears

Automatic 2wheel while in drive wont change gears revs up rpms pushing 4 speed on road about 25 or 30 and it grinds when we got this truck the gear shift was out of line still is and alot of play in changing the gear shift wont go in park have to put in nutral and pull emergency brake not sure about milage


February 9, 2013, 8:51 am

Elizabeth K
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Have you checked the fluid level/condition? If you haven't had a transmission service in the last 30k, have that done, you may have a partially plugged filter. And it sounds like the linkage is worn or out of adjustment, so have that checked, as well as all vacuum lines and throttle cables going to the transmission.


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