[V8] First time lister with many questions
Tony and Lillie
tonyandlillie1 at earthlink.net
Tue Mar 8 18:17:50 EST 2005
Gabe, comments follow,
> 1) Is there any relation to the tranny having difficulty shifting out of
> third and any of the aforementioned problems?
> 2) Does anyone know what causes the car to try to lunge at low speeds when
> brake is depressed? Idle is fine when i put it in nuetral so i figure it
> is probably related to the tranny.
I believe you have a sticking solonoid. Not sure which one, though. Some of
the other listers have more experience with this.
> 3) Any suggestions on what these tranny guys messed up by lowering the
> tranny down, so i can tell them how to fix and start driving my car agian?
Check the distributor caps. They are suspect in the area when the back of
the engine is lowered.
> 4) Any suggestions on my stereo perils?
The whine should be fixed with a noise filter in the power line going to the
"do-dad". Then, check the speaker connections going to and from that unit.
If they look suspect, replace them. I solder mine, to ensure a good
> 5) Do i need a new steering rack or is this a problem that can be fixed
> w/an adjustment?
Might be an adjustment. Have you had the car aligned? There is no "play"
adjustment like on the old recirculating ball cars, but the alignment might
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