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2002 Saturn SL1 Question: when i sift to reverse my car makes a thump sound and it shimmeies when i put on

 

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come on girl, Hampton, VA, August 21, 2012, 17:02
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i have 75000 miles and the check engine light is on and check oil light it also is idling very high when i shift to reverse it is still idle very high it is like i am shifting out of gear

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    ziptie12 August 21, 2012, 18:41
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    Get check engine light and oil pressure checked first to see if it's worth fixing any of the other problems.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12184 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper August 22, 2012, 06:23
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    have codes scanned at auto zone for free and post so we can adv

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    pushrod August 23, 2012, 21:38
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    Have a mechanic check it out.

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    gearhead89 May 18, 2013, 21:54
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    sounds like sounds like a loss of friction material on the friction disc in the transmission causing it to slip. the engine speed is a loss of resistance from the transmission.

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