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transmission issue

  1. New Members Area
    Tldr: couldn't understand mechanic because of his mask. Car lights and dash turn on but engine won't go into any gears. The Part I'm looking for is under passenger seat called a transmission cylinder (I think)that puts the car into gear? If anyone has a picture or name of the part I'm looking...
  2. 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!!!!!!!!!!!!
  3. Modifications and Repairs
    ok i drive my car every day, except when its nasty out, no problems ever.. so at 31k miles im due for a brake pad change (i can hear them chirping) i got new pads, on the way home suddenly it slows down and as if i have no gas pedal, but its still running, then i notice the three bars on on the...
  4. smart Operation and Maintenance
    Car: 2008 Smart ForTwo History: Last year the motor blew (another story for another time, no fault of smart) and we replaced it. The car has been sitting there, waiting for some parts. Finally the parts were acquired and everything put back together. Engine fired right up! (Breaks arm...
  5. smart General Discussion
    Hello all, I really appreciate your opinions. This is not the typical "three-bar" problem. As I cannot figure out what really happens on my Smart (451 '08 US Cabriolet version), please let me give a rather lengthy description (I apologize my English in advance, I'm not a native). I installed...
  6. New Members Area
    When Shifting, it's normal that the car get a little weak? Hi people, I'm new here and I just have a week with my new 2011 smart.
  7. smart General Discussion
    8500 on our '09 and no problems.
  8. New Members Area
    Hello, I just purchased a used smart to cruise around town in and take my little boy to school. I have only had it for 2 days and when I went to drive it this morning It won't let me start it. It appears to think that it is in gear but it is in Neutral. Any suggestions? I am sure it is...
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