I have 1986 Corvette with alomost 130,000 miles. Once in a blue moon it pops out of second gear when driving. Any comments?

Asked by Mar 18, 2015 at 01:01 PM about the 1986 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible

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If this is a manual transmission, you may have worn linkage. Either go under and check it or have someone with knowledge of manual transmission linkage take a look. If it is good and the problem still happens after the adjustment, it may be time to do a rebuild, tune up on the transmission. Parts do get tired and wear out.

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