94 s10 wount shift into first and seem like its taking off in second or third gear. Heard it could be shift solenoid or the ignition switch. Any one know what one it is for sure

Chris-Wendy Liles

Asked by Nov 19, 2015 at 07:00 PM about the 1994 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr LS 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Andrew Olsen

Count your shifts. If one of the solenoids go out it results in no 1st or 4th gear. You will start in 2nd and only get 3rd after. Don't confuse the torque converter locking up as a shift. You will feel that above 45 mph at light throttle.

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Chris-Wendy Liles

So its my shift solenoid?

Andrew Olsen

If it only has 2nd and 3rd gear yes

Chris-Wendy Liles

10_4 thx Andrew

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