I have a 1984 Potiac Fiero, Its a stick shift, Gear would not fall smoothly

84Fiero
0

Asked by 84Fiero Sep 30, 2013 at 10:59 AM about the 1984 Pontiac Fiero SE or Indy

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1984 Fiero SE gear would not shift smoothly. Reverse gear is very hard. It is a well preseved car and it has only 24,500 miles on it.

1 Answer

Steve Neyens
185

You need to see how much movement you have of the clutch arm on the transmission, it need about 1.25" for full travel. If the movement is less there could be air in the system. If the movement is good then you may need a new clutch. Having trouble getting into reverse is the first sign.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • mANUAL TRANSMISSION wont shift into any gear 3 answers

    it was alway tough to get into reverse last time I dorve it I could not get into reverse then next day I drove a few mile when I was parking I got it into reverse but the it would only go into reverse...

    1986 Pontiac Fiero SE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Rough idle 6 answers

    I have a 1984 pontiac fiero and it idles quite rough and a mechanic said it may be a leak in the oil pan. I'm not sure what to do.

    1984 Pontiac Fiero

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • After driving about 40 miles my Pontiac firebird 1999 shifts gears choppy when accellerating from stop. why? 1 answer

    I have a pontiac firebird 1999 automatic transmission. After driving about 40 miles and I make a stop (like at a stop light ) and then put my foot on the gas my car shifts gears choppy instead of sm...

    1999 Pontiac Firebird Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • t56 wont shift when running with clutch in 2 answers

    hello there i need help with my ta, was fine driving one day shifted smoothly like it was just off the lot, i noticed a rattling noise when i engaged the clutch, then all of a sudden it wouldnt go int...

    1997 Pontiac Trans Am

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • When i shift gears it's clunky, but it goes threw the gears smoothly and the fluid is new. 2 answers

    I recently changed the tranny fluid on my Mercury Grand Marquis and it is still clunky when i select the gear from park, but it doesn't happen all of the time.

    2003 Mercury Grand Marquis LSE

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Search Pontiac Fiero Questions

Pontiac Fiero Experts

#1 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 180
#2 THORNY68
THORNY68
Reputation 170
#3 Andrew Welsh
Andrew Welsh
Reputation 160
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang"
665 Great Deals out of 31,679 listings starting at $1,950
Used Pontiac Firebird"
16 Great Deals out of 705 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Corvette"
270 Great Deals out of 11,156 listings starting at $3,000
Used Chevrolet Camaro"
535 Great Deals out of 31,804 listings starting at $977
Used Pontiac Grand Prix"
96 Great Deals out of 4,099 listings starting at $998
Used Toyota MR2"
22 listings
Used Nissan 300ZX"
125 listings starting at $2,500
Used Dodge Challenger"
228 Great Deals out of 15,344 listings starting at $11,990
Used Chevrolet Impala"
1,493 Great Deals out of 53,183 listings starting at $600

Used Cars For Sale