Car was leaking transmission fluid, corrected that by replacing gasket, filter, new fluid. Car ran great for last two days with no signs of further leakage. Tonight while driving down the highway I noticed I was losing speed, although car was still running, pressed down on the accelerator and nothing, engine revs but reacts like having car in neutral. As I slowed down I was able to get power to the wheels again while shifted in second and first gears, but in second it still seemed like it was in first and would not upshift to second. I also noticed the speedometer was not working while this was happening, Check Engine Light is on. Engine is 4 cylinder. When I got home, the transmission fluid is still filled and doesn't appear that I've lost any. Does this sound like it may be a speed sensor related issue?
Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 AT 4:32 AM