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Experience:  Honors degree in Mechanical Engineering, worked 8 years as a Formula 1 engine engineer.
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Maserati Spyder: Hello, I have a 2005 maserati spyder. It

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Hello, I have a 2005 maserati spyder. It has the smt transmission with a separate little lever to put it into reverse and forward. Lately, it has been coming out of reverse into neutral before I am ready. It will not do that when backing uphill or under a load.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Matt replied 4 years ago.

this sounds like the learned position for that gear needs re-calibrating

sorry to say that this is a dealer level operation as you need to have the diagnostic kit plugged in to adjust the gear position

sorry its not a more DIY answer
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

Thanks for the answer. Unfortunately there is no Maserati dealer in the big island of Hawaii. Think maybe I can live with this for a while?


Expert:  Matt replied 4 years ago.

If there's a Ferrari dealer they should also be able to help?