1996 Saturn Other Repair Question
1996 Saturn SL2, manual transmission, twin cam, 104,000
I am at my wit's end. It seems like the engine is revving too high so the synchromesh isn't working properly. I don't know what to ask the mechanic to do -- and I hate to go to the dealer because the first thing they will want to do is drop down the transmission which will cost a fortune. If you tell me I need a new clutch, what would that normally cost? Thank you, Janie
Where does the clutch engage? Towards the bottom or top of the pedal travel?
You could have any one of several issues. The shift cables could be wearing, The hydraulic clutch could be failing. The clutch is failing. Tough to diagnose when it is not a constant prob.
Have a couple shops check it out and get an estimate. Easy when you can still drive it. Try your local shop and a tranny shop too.
Good luck and let us know. :)
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