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My car doesn't push power when in reverse or drive. 2008

Customer Question

My car doesn't push power when in reverse or drive.
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 2008 Mitsubishi Lancer
JA: Are you fixing your Lancer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I've done nothing it just came up.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No.
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Mitsubishi
Expert:  david craig replied 6 months ago.

Hi Im David, can you explain what you mean by "push power"?

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
It goes into gear but when I accelerate all it does is raise rpms and not move.
Expert:  david craig replied 6 months ago.

thats not good. leave the car running. pull the transmission dipstick. the level should be to the full mark. the fluid should be bright red and not have a burnt smell to it. let me know when you do that.

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Assuming it's full and all good what's the issue.
Expert:  david craig replied 6 months ago.

do you have a check engine light on?

Expert:  david craig replied 6 months ago.

just checking in to see how its going