dodge neon no power under acceleration

charger69
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Asked by charger69 Apr 17, 2010 at 11:39 PM about the 1998 Dodge Neon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

we have a1998 neon auto 4 door this car is EXTREMELY gutless it hardly wants to go up a hill at all. If you push it to down shift it puts itself into nueteral. if anyone can help i would be very gratfull. i am at the point of junking it soon. please help me save her.

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Ryan Smolik
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Sounds like its gonna need a trans - those transmissions never lasted very long off the shelf. Once professionally rebuilt they last a while.

hounddog00
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Check your downshift { kick down } linkage, they rust up

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