<VV> problems with shifting

jryall@juno.com jryall@juno.com
Mon, 16 Aug 2004 12:43:27 -0400

Several times in the past I have had problems with the splines stripping
out of the universal joint yoke.  The axle appeared to be undamaged,
simply replacing the yoke got the car back on the road again.

John Ryall

On Mon, 16 Aug 2004 09:32:55 -0500 "Kinzelman, Andy"
<akinzelm@greatnortherncorp.com> writes:
> Guys,
> I need some advice for a fellow club member, for his 64 Spyder:
> I was heading to a car show this morning. I noticed a little bit of 
> chattering prior to pulling up to a stop sign. It made the car jerk 
> like you were trying to start from a stop in 3rd or 4th gear.  I 
> shifted into neutral at the stop sign and  I then shifted into 1st 
> and the car wouldn't move. It wouldn't move in any gear. I had it 
> towed home and put it up on jack stands and checked the linkage. 
> Linkage moves in and out of the transmission with the shift lever. 
> Now, where do I go from here? There is no noise coming from the 
> transaxle. Got any ideas?
> What about it - any guesses?
> Thanks,
> Andy K.

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