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I have a gas ezgo manufacturer code J198. I cannot shift it

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I have a gas ezgo manufacturer code J198. I cannot shift it into forward. the lever moves and the device on the trans with the cables moves but it will not go forward. It does go in reverse but makes a grinding noise and then bangs into reverse.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

If it does not shift direct from the lever, you have internal problem in the transmission, and only way to repair is to removed the drive axle assembly and disassemble. You will find problem in the shift fork and sliding gear.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

See diagram in this link.

Expert:  Curtis B. replied 9 months ago.

Did you find problem? Was oil level up in the transmision?