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Zieg56
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Dec 8, 5:11pm - #346897 
neutral shifting

i have a quick question
when i am getting on the freeway i hit usually about 4.5-5.5 rpms but when ever i do this all of a sudden my car shifts into neutral whats wrong?? yeah it's an auto

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Steven
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Dec 8, 5:12pm - #346898 
Answer:
Originally Posted by Zieg56

it's an auto


Does the shifter move from D to N?

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Dec 8, 5:14pm - #346899 
no it doesn't shift in to 4th gear

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Dec 8, 5:18pm - #346900 
Why didn't you say that in the first place? You should take it to the dealer to get checked out. That's weird.

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Dec 8, 11:51pm - #346901 
Is your O/D button off?

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Dec 9, 6:14pm - #346902 
you probably turn the O/D off when you change gears or something.
I used to do that to a mini van thinkin that the gear wouldn't shift like our celicas...


Quote:
Originally posted by tido:
i beat a dude on a bike going to work today...i revved on him and we lined up at the light and it was on....i hit lift once...thats how hardcore it was....
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Dec 9, 6:27pm - #346903 
hmm thats wierd..

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Dec 9, 6:54pm - #346904 
O/D is 4th gear in auto celica's...


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Dec 10, 2:45am - #346905 
Still, it shouldn't shift to N if the O/D is off, should just stay in third. I would just take it to the dealer. Good luck with it.

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Dec 10, 2:56am - #346906 
have you been racing you auto?

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Dec 10, 8:16am - #346907 
How does it go to neutral unless you shift the stick up?
That's really weird...


Quote:
Originally posted by tido:
i beat a dude on a bike going to work today...i revved on him and we lined up at the light and it was on....i hit lift once...thats how hardcore it was....
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Dec 10, 11:37am - #346908 
Umm, this is what he posted:

Originally Posted by Zieg56
no it doesn't shift in to 4th gear


read the first few posts and you'll understand.

Under what condition does it happen? I've had my tranny downshift to third and stay there at about 65 MPH, because I was on a hill behind a slow guy. Speed up, slow down, speed up, etc. and I kept downshifting to third to do it, so my tranny locked me out from 4th gear.

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