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2000 Toyota Corolla Question: throttle cable

 

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love2race, San Pablo, CA, February 28, 2009, 00:41
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you know how the throttle cable is connected to the transmission itself, Now would the transmission fluid leak out if the rubber piece broke off.

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    February 28, 2009, 02:09
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    The rubber piece where the cable goes into the transmission, if that is broken, then yes, it will leak!

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    joseph acquah, September 12, 2014, 07:16
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    nothing is broken or leaking

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, February 28, 2009, 04:22
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    The cable you are describing is commonly called a "kick down" cable. It down shifts or "kicks down" the transmission when you press the accelerator pedal to the floor.

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    joseph acquah, September 12, 2014, 07:10
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    yes, but the kick cable is lose and didnt return to the transmission so the transmission dont change at all only drive on 1st gear

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