transmission problems

Asked by Mar 10, 2013 at 06:51 PM about the 2005 Chevrolet Optra

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car will sometimes not go forward only reverse have put neww motor mounts in worked for 3 or4 blocks now only have reverse

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You might have an internal transmission issue, we can only guess what the situation is, but you should have it towed to a reputable local mechanic who will give you an honest estimate as to what is causing your issue.

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