My automatic transmission on my 68 Cutlass won't shift to second gear


Asked by Jan 27, 2017 at 10:09 PM about the 1968 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 68 Cutlass S (350 w/3spd auto) that won't go into second gear.  
There is a small tranny fluid leak but it has been topped off with no success.

3 Answers


Make sure the shift linkage is hooked up and adjusted properly.


Listen to the the tranny man, he knows trannies


AskTrannyMan, you were dead on with the kickdown cable being out of place. It shifts perfectly now, thank you!!

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