is it my transmission linkage

Asked by Jul 10, 2013 at 06:22 AM about the 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my car when I went to put in reverse and back up it did but when I slid it up to drive it was still reversing....its automatic...you can slide the shifter into all gears but it glides like its not catching..

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Your 1999 Cavalier uses a cable from the shifter to transmission. It probably broke off one end or the other. This is listed specifically 1999 Caviler

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