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My 2007 Nissan Altima 3.5L won't go into 5th gear but all

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My 2007 Nissan Altima 3.5L won't go into 5th gear but all other gears work fine>do I need a new transmision?If not How much roughly would this cost to repair?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

is t engine light on/?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Actually its a car that i'm trying to purchase.Not actually mine yet.The current owner may have bypassed the light?
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

usually its a internal failure and replacement is the cure here is the part # 310C01XE1B list price is $2642.86

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If I just leave it will I start loosing other gears?I don't really need 5th anyway
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

eventually could last a week or years depending on the internal damage

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
that part# ***** ***** an automatic transmission.Do you have the #for a manual transmission?
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

I missed that im sorry a manual will likely run forever with no 5th gear 32010JA60B $2205.96 cant hurt to drain and refill the transmission to get any contaminates out

Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

hope you can rate me 5 stars

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok Thanks!
Expert:  JOHN aka Eauto replied 1 year ago.

if you need any more help let me know ..If my answer was helpful a 5 star rating will give me credit for my info and advice