1997 5spd chevy cavalier

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1997 5spd chevy cavalier

Unread post by UrlastRight » Tue Aug 24, 2010 9:34 pm

i jsut need to know something i bought i 97 cavalier 5 spd 2.2 L the tranny was suppose to be locked up when i went ot get the car it was locked in gear so i played with it and eventually it came loose so i checked oil all that drove it like a 1 mile to were i live at was looking at the tranny and see there was no bolt ontop the tranny stuck somethin in there to check for gear oil and it was empty so put oil in it and shifts just fine know runs great it was popping out of 5th gear now it isnt you think that could been why it was locked in gear been driving the car up the road for a few days and it hasnt had any problems ithe throw out bearing was making some noises but i think maybe it was because it has sit for 15 months is there anything i can do to make it road ready it was only droven few times

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Re: 1997 5spd chevy cavalier

Unread post by willwildy » Fri Aug 27, 2010 12:03 am

Yep, no oil can make things stick allright. Hope you put a plug in after you topped off the oil.

IF it is working fine run it till it breaks. No one rebuilds a manual transmission anymore so you aren't gonna hurt anything by running it.

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