I just bought this 1981 toyota 2 wheel drive for my 12 year old daughter. She and I are re building it together for her first vehicle. It has the 22r motor with manual shift 5 speed. The problem is that it will not stay in overdrive if you take pressure off the gear shift. 1-4 work fine but it pops out of 5th gear. What couold cause this and how do I fix it? My daughter and I apreceate all the help we cqan get. This project has been alot of fun for both of us but I dont know enough about transmissions to figure this out.
Wednesday, December 26th, 2012 AT 9:06 PM