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2001 Buick century won't go in drive. My name pam, It will…

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2001 Buick century won't...

2001 Buick century won't go in drive. My name pam

Mechanic's Assistant: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?

It will drive in 2nd gear

Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Buick
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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 2 years ago
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will reverse work ?

is the transmission fluid full ?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
reverse work and it has fluid
Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 2 years ago

did this happen out of the blue one day ?

was anything done to where now you have this issue or was anything done yet to correct this issue ?

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Customer reply replied 2 years ago
Just started today
Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 2 years ago

ok thank you for that information this is a somewhat common problem with these transmissions

what you are going to find and is the only thing that will cause no movement in drive gear selection with full fluid is the forward sprag is damaged or has failed inside the transmission which when fails or does not hold this will happen

i am sorry to say the transmission will need to come out and apart to have it replaced

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Buick Mechanic: Gary, Buick Technician replied 2 years ago

how are you making out ?

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