I hear ya!
I hated to junk my commuter. It saved allot of wear and tear on my baby,
but, the cost was prohibitive.
Best of luck to him!
98 Cobra Drop Top
| SVTKate wrote:
| > Hey Deborah,
| > I had one that I used as a commuter for awhile. Loved the little beast
| > because It was a beater.
| > Mine did the same thing. The tranny died completely not too long after
| > The transmissions in those cars is their weak point.
| > The quote I got to replace the tranny was something like $1200 - I'd
| > paid $500 for the car, so I junked it.
| > I have know others that this has happened to as well. The trannys are
| > weak.
| > He could have them check tehe transmission filter and see if it's
| > up but my guess is that he should be prepared for a transmission
| > Oh, and if he does it, don't go used, for obvious reasons.
| > Kate
| Thanks Kate, I think he realizes he needs a new tranny but is hoping for a
| miracle solution. I promised to ask.