Fiero GT automatic transmission wont take reverse


Asked by jorgesl Jan 31, 2014 at 05:26 PM about the 1986 Pontiac Fiero GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

would like to know if its something I can check exterior of transmission or something that can be done without dropping the transmission

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Norm Davis

Change the filter for starts. When you drop the tranny pan, check for metallic particles in the fluid. If it's clean, change the filter and fill with fresh fluid. You might be okay. If you see metal, your tranny is on it's last legs. You'll probably need to have the tranny serviced, or rebuilt. Or you might get lucky, and changing the filter will do the trick for the moment.

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Thanks for your quck response and your time Jorge

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