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Old 12-28-2008, 11:42 PM
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Car goes into gear but thats about it.

So I just had to call AAA !!!!! Yay.. So I just drove down the road and was turning around, put it in 1st let out the clutch and it did one grind and just sat there. I can put it into any gear and let out the clutch and nothing. Will have a chance to take a look here when the tow truck shows up!!
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Re: Car goes into gear but thats about it.

It is just the driver side half shaft came off the intermediate shaft, weird I thought it clicked into place. Must be a common mistake. I was halfway on a busy state highway so I just had to get it outta there quick as possible.
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Old 12-29-2008, 03:55 AM
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Re: Car goes into gear but thats about it.

Got it all back together seems to be fine, when I put the half shaft back in the intermediate shaft I got it as far as I could with my rubber mallet but it still looks like about a 1/4 inch of the smaller part of the shaft still sticks outta the intermediate shaft. Feels like its locked in there tho, and when I tap it with the mallet it sounds like its metal on metal in there.
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Re: Car goes into gear but thats about it.

know the thread is a couple weeks old...but i have a similiar problem....except i actually smelled a whole lota burnin clutch....did u experience the same?
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Re: Car goes into gear but thats about it.

No, no smells. Might have been tranny oil getting onto your exhaust if your passenger side cv popped out. If that's the case check the level of fluid.
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