Why wont my car go in reverse or neutral

Asked by Jul 29, 2014 at 01:01 PM about the 1999 Toyota Corolla

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Have you checked your transmission fluid? If the stick shows empty, your transmission is dead

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the shifter has an interlock that wont let it release until you press the brake and that sends currant to a solenoid that pulls a small lever from locking the shifter from moving, most have a way of overriding this feature listed in the operator manual in case the battery is dead and you need to pull it out of park to maybe tow it

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I check it goes fowerd but not reverse

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