it started scrapping at first
i would have to rev the engine for it to go into gear
now it just scrapes
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1993 Geo Prizm
Question: i have a 5spd prizm lsi and it wont go into 3rd gear what could cause this?
Answer #1mastertech6371 September 03, 2012, 15:45Master
you have internal issues with either the syncro or the gear itself.
Replymeechie31, September 03, 2012, 15:47Rookie
so i dont need a new tranny?
Replymastertech6371, September 03, 2012, 15:52Master
i did not say that. that will be up to the guy that will check it for you to determine the exact failure
Replymeechie31, September 03, 2012, 15:56Rookie
Replypushrod, September 03, 2012, 17:04Master
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.