my car stopped driving but it will start on a dime you can move the gears but won't move


Asked by Apr 22, 2013 at 02:37 PM about the 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I would like to get some answers people tell me it's a shift semsor

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could be the shift linkage has come off or the cable broke. or you may have a internal transmission issue. have you checked the transmisson fluid level?

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I did and the fluid is fine no leakage thank you for your prompt answer I will have that looked at and see if thats the provlem if so will this be an expensive fix?

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If its a problem with the cable it shouldnt be too expensive but then again ive never priced or had to replace one. if its a transmission issue it can get real expensive in a hurry.


thank you for youir answer I guess we will see and I will post what the problem was

My 2000 Chevy Cavalier did the same thing. The battery light came on and car started but would not move. Mechanic put in new fuel pump it worked for about 6 weeks and did the same thing. The battery light still comes on but will not start now. Mechanic says wiring. Any suggestions?

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