1993 Geo Prizm Q&A

1993 Geo Prizm Question: i have a 5spd prizm lsi and it wont go into 3rd gear what could cause this?

it started scrapping at first i would have to rev the engine for it to go into gear now it just scrapes -
Answer 1
you have internal issues with either the syncro or the gear itself. Roy -
Comment 1
ok cool so i dont need a new tranny? -
Comment 2
i did not say that. that will be up to the guy that will check it for you to determine the exact failure Roy -
Comment 3
ok thanx -
Comment 4
THIS CAR ALSO HAS SHIFT CABLE PROBLEMS. DOES THE SHIFTER FEEL LOOSE OR ABOUT THE SAME? DOES IT GO INTO GEAR WITH ENG. OFF? IF CABLE, GEAR SLECTION WILL BE OFF, IF ALL GEARS IN PROPER POSITION THEN IT IS NOT THE CABLE. -