1993 Dodge Intrepid Q&A
1993 Dodge Intrepid Question: transmission getting stuck
When I come to a stop or just slow down for traffic or go around a corner, when I reaccelerate, the car gets "stuck" in second gear (it's an automatic transmission). I then pull over, stop, put it in park, turn the engine off, retart it, pull it back down into "drive" and continue on. It will then shift correctly and normally. It does this every time although it started out intermittant a few years ago and only recently is doing it everytime. I can throw it into neutral as I approach a light or corner and then pull back into "drive' before accelerating and it goes OK, also. I just want to know what might cause this and about how much it would cost to repair. The car is old and needs other work as well so I may just give up and get another vehicle but I really can't afford it. I am a middle aged single woman and rarely get an honest estimate. Thank you for your help. - davoner
Really need to have the Transmission Diagnosed. Here is a check sheet that we at RepairPal put together to help you with this process: http://repairpal.com/automatic-transmission-diagnosis - dandd
As you have probably found out by now, it sounds like the valve body in the transmission. I had the same problem last yest. As I recall it was about a $500 fix... - Visitor
A mechanic said that my solenoid pack was stuck and if he took the pan off the transmission and there were metal shavings then I would have to get the transwmission rebuilt or replace it. Is this i...
I OWN A DODGE INTREPID 96 I TOOK OFF IN MY CAR THE OTHER DAY FOR THE FIRST SIX TO SEVEN MILES THE TRANSMISSION SHIFT FINE WHEN I CAME TO A STOP THE TRANSMISSION DID NOT SHIFT DOWN PROPERLY IT SHIFT...
i was backing out of a praking spot went to put my car in drive and put it in low now i can not get my car to come out of low what is wrong