I went out to do my shopping I could not get my car backed up.I noticed there was red fluid coming from under neath my car.what could it be? I just spent 396.52 2 weeks ago on the barrens in the motor.could this be and error on the maintenance that was done 2 weeks age?
why won't my car reverse? on 2003 Toyota Echo
by rubygilliam in Augusta, GA on October 06, 2010
ANSWER by DaveJM on October 07, 2010
Red fluid on the ground plus no reverse...sounds like a transmission issue. The red fluid is very likely transmission fluid that has leaked out either past a seal or gasket. Did you have a transmission fluid service at your last maintenance visit? I would say the chances your concern is related to maintenance performed is small.