1997 CHEVY LUMINA TRANSAXLE

  • Tiny
  • kymale40
  • 1997 Chevrolet Lumina

Transmission problem
1997 Chevy Lumina 6 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 160000 miles

when parked on incline. Car would not do anthing no matter what gear u had it in. But once it sit on level surface it would pull fine.I parked on a very steep incline. It went in gear fine but was like I shifted to neutral b4 I got to top of incline noww it does nothing even on level surface. I can go thru all the gears and nothing. What happened and whats the problem. It never slipped as far as I could tell. 97 lumina 3.1 4t60e tranny. Thanks 4 any help

Thursday, July 10th, 2008 AT 11:35 PM

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  • obxautomedic
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Have you checked your fluid level you may just be low on fluid since it only does it when on incline.

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Friday, July 11th, 2008 AT 6:55 AM
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Fluid level was a little over. I added lucas additive

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Friday, July 11th, 2008 AT 8:54 AM
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Is your check engine light on? If not it mostlikely an internal problem and you will need to take it to a transmission shop.

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Friday, July 11th, 2008 AT 9:34 AM

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