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  1. smart General Discussion
    Hello, I have a 2008 Smart Passion with 118,000 miles and recently I've been having shifting issues. It doesn't matter whether I am using manual or automatic shifting and recently what has been happening is I will be driving in 3rd or 4th gear (going around 30-40MPH) on normal level terrain and...
  2. smart Operation and Maintenance
    Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this. Please help me if you can, I'm getting very desperate and starting to panic. I'm not a mechanic but don't have the budget for the dealer right now (it would take me a long time to save up for repairs through them). I have a 2011 U.S. 451...
  3. smart Operation and Maintenance
    We have a 2016 Smart fortwo purchased only two weeks ago. This past weekend, when leaving a restaurant, we could not get the shifter out of park. Called Smart Roadside Assistance who contacted a tow company. The tow truck operator winched our car onto the ramp of his truck by wrapping two...
  4. Modifications and Repairs
    Help no one can help me. I've been told since this is a "Gray" cat the dealership sold me, no one has the computer to do the diagnostic. I am so up sad. What can I do? I'll dive and all off a sudden it jumps into neutral:(. I roll over stop the car and start it up again!!!!!!!!!!!!
  5. smart Operation and Maintenance
    Hey guys. Long time, no see. Been busy on my "good days" getting ready for our move to Washington. In the mean time, I have a mod and a maintenance question. The maintenance question: My shifter leather is coming UNRAVELED! The sewing is coming out and needs replacement. Anyone know if I can...
  6. smart Operation and Maintenance
    I had my shifter button start to stick over 3 days, finally jamming completely in Park at work, and I tried everything I could to push it in. I tried pliers (wrapped in cloth), I tried hitting it with my fist (painful), I tried pressing a metal rod on it to get leverage. Nothing. Wouldn't budge...
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