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  1. 2.4 Vs. 3.0 Transmission

    Problem Reports
    To start, I apologize if this is in the wrong forum, but I figured I might be able to find some answers here. A few months ago my sporty transmission blew on my 01 Eclipse GT at barely over 90,000 miles. :cry: Instead of dealing with the unreliability of another automatic transmission, I have...

    Problem Reports
    So me and a friend replaced the motor mounts in my 2003 Eclipse GS. After replacing the mounts I went to drive out of the garage but the transmission would not shift into drive. Neither one of us knows what could have gone wrong. The car will shift into park, reverse, and neutral but when going...
  3. 2003 GTS Auto Trans compatibility question

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    My transmission in my 03 eclipse is burned up. i got it stuck in a ditch and it pulled the trans fluid line to the radiator off, i lost about 4.5 quarts. tried to get it out on my own, then got pulled out and was trying to help drive it out too. The trans is done, you can smell the burn...
  4. Which Should I do?

    3G Eclipse RS/GS Specific
    Should I do a manual transmission swap or do a 4gjs swap? I only have time to do one right now. Right now my car is stock with only an exhaust upgrade. Any thoughts?
  5. first time owner needing first time help.

    New Members Forum
    Hey everyone I am completely new to this group, new to owning a an eclipse, and new to this whole forum thing, so please bear with me. So here is my story, i bought a 03 eclipse gt 3.0 that had the timing belt come apart at what i assume is @5000rpm because it bent EVERY intake valve and half...
  6. Can't find vendor for manual transmission input shaft seal.

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    I need to order a replacement seal (and probably replacement bearing) for the input shaft to the transmission and haven't been able to figure out what part to order. I tried to order a "input shaft seal" for my model/year eclipse from carid, but it ended up being the wrong thing (apparently it...
  7. Transmission issues ??

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    Ok so here is a quick run down...transmission got replaced about a month ago after having her for 2 weeks (automatic), S.O was doing my spark plugs and was checking transmission fluid...was clear from him and my brother there was a leak they add more transmission fluid...he drives...
  8. Please help 01 gt trans problems!!!

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    i have a 01 GT and when the car is started does not matter if the clutch is engaged or not i can shift through all gears with no response i have good pressure on clutch pedal. i was thinking something is wrong with the clutch itself looking to get a few more opinions.... Thanks in Advance Greg
  9. Newbie needs help

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    Upgrading my car from a 2001 Focus to a 2003 Eclipse GT. I bought this car in pieces for $200. The last owner tried to put a clutch in, in his back yard, and it didn't work out well for him but I hope it works out well for me. I feel completely capable of doing this job as I have done many...

    New Members Forum
    i have an 01 gt, and its having (what i think is a sensor) issues in the transmision. it has the semi-auto in it, but when i switch into drive, the lights on N and D light up like its in gear for both and it acts like its in neutral. any ideas on whats going on and how to fix it?
  11. 2003 GTS transmission electrical question

    3G Eclipse GT/GTS Specific
    Hello! So I have a 2003 GTS with the A/T and I was wondering if the two sensors on the transmission are the same on the 2001 GT. I'm having a problem with the transmission and I'm looking into figuring out what's going on. I'll put it in drive and it shifts normal until third then horrifically...
  12. Jerk/bounce at highway speeds?

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    Hello! My car has been doing this problem for about a week now and i was wondering whats going on, Ill be driving at highway speeds at a constant speed and all of a sudden it has like a slight jerk or bouncing kind of feeling. What could be the issue? No codes No nothing. I know the rear mount...
  13. P0734 on a auto 2.4 spyder

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    Ok so i just got a deal on a 03 spider gs and I have put a trans in it and now the car is stuck in limp mode. I have seen about 30 different things of what to do. it has brand new trans fluid in it and is full. The transmission is a used one (Yes I have a warranty) with 55k however I believe...
  14. Transmission help :(

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    Hi, first time poster and long time lurker! Sadly my first post is one based of trouble. I have a 2003 Spyder GTS with the Automatic. She currently just hit 150k. I drove her home from work last night and everything was fine, nothing odd. Went back to her this morning to go to work and...
  15. Big problem need help.

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    Okay so I was in a parking lot I had my E brake up I wanted to peal out in place. I know I know not a good idea, when I put it in first gear and dropped the clutch it didn't sound good, I'm not sure if I slipped gears or something because when I dropped the clutch it was a cracking smashing...
  16. 03' Eclipse RS. Transmission circulation question.

    New Members Forum
    Does the transmission fluid circulate in park and/or neutral? please let me know where to post this question if it is in the wrong place. Thanks in advance.
  17. problems with transmission

    Problem Reports
    I have 02 eclipse gs with not quit 200,000 on it.(actually my daughters car). It goes into all the gears fine, you can let the clutch all the way out and it wont move. If you rev it up to about 2grand it finally go does this thru 3rd( didn't want to drive any further than that.(daughter isn't...
  18. Stuck in Park

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    I did a search and didn't find my exact issue. Apologies if I failed at searching. I cannot shift out of park. The transmission safety lock button on the shifter will not push in. I initially thought it was the brake position sensor, but my brake lights work. It has been sticking every once in...
  19. Grinding Noise Above 5000 RPM

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    I'm having a weird problem with my 2001 Spyder GT automatic. Under heavy acceleration there is a nasty grinding sound from the engine bay, it does it in 1st, 2nd, and 3rd gear (haven't tested 4th because that would be a little too fast), it also does it in neutral/park sometimes. This is an...
  20. WTB: 2.4 Manual Trans/Bell Housing

    Automotive For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I am new on here and hope I am not breaking any FS/WTB thread rules. Basically i am looking for a g64 complete Manual transmission OR just the bell housing for said engine and transmission. You can pm me on here if you've got what i'm looking for. Thanks in advance.