Re: No high gear on 92 740 GL
A couple things to check
First, are your shifter bushings worn? Does your shifter feel really loose?
The shifter should snap into each gear position, if not you could possibly
be putting the vehicle into second gear.
Second, be certain you are not shifting into third gear and just not going
into overdrive. The little arrow should light on your instrument cluster
when you press the OD button, regardless of what gear you are in. If not,
check your OD relay. It is the tall white relay located in the fuse panel
behind your ashtray.
If your kick-down cable was misadjusted it would affect all shifts not just
The proper name for the cable is the Throttle Valve Cable. It is nick-named
kick-down because at normal cruising speed if you extend the cable past it's
detent, i.e.floor the accelerator pedal, the transmission will kick-down a