1997 Toyota Corolla Q&A
1997 Toyota Corolla Question: My 1997 corolla will not shift into overdrive
Is the OD switch on? - pushrod
I had this same problem and the fix was easy. Our thermostat was stuck open and the car wasn't getting up to temperature. Until the car gets up to temperature, it won't shift into overdrive. If your temperature gauge only moves when you are in stop ang go traffic, change the thermostat and you should be good. - Horace123
At higher mileages, (125,000-150,000) the automatic transmission may not shift correctly. This can be caused by the throttle position sensor being out of adjustment or a shift solenoid needing to b...