bought 71 cutlass that has been sitting for 6 plus yrs drove home and trans will not shift at all after sitting over nite

Asked by Nov 01, 2015 at 04:01 AM about the 1971 Oldsmobile Cutlass

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76,295

Should check for vacuum leaks, the vacuum that goes down to the trany, also check the fluid level, & see if it needs to be changed also.

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72,405

Exactly, most likely the vacuum line going from the intake manifold to the vacuum modulator on the transmission has come off. HTH. -Jim

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