When I put it in drive the car starts going backwards and when I try to press the gas pedal nothing happens

Asked by Jan 27, 2015 at 07:57 AM about the 1998 Chrysler Cirrus 4 Dr LXi Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I put it in drive the car starts going
backwards and when I try to press the gas
pedal nothing happens

Please help

2 Answers

70,365

Check your transmission fluid level. If that's ok it may be time for a new transmission. HTH. -Jim

4,865

sounds like your low on ATF ...//the cooler lines are know to leak on your vehicle...// so its possible that you have a slow leak and you have gotten to the point that there isn't enough fluid to apply the clutch packs

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