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

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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Get check engine light and oil pressure checked first to see if it's worth fixing any of the other problems.
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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