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by gibbey
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 200000 miles
Replies: 12
Views: 614

Re: 200000 miles

I am working on a friends 2005 freestyle bought new with 201,000 miles. Started making helicopter noise late december. Pulled trans replaced pulleys, input shaft and roller bearings. reinstalled and serviced tranny . After 3 or 4 road tests still work in progress. Too many codes coming up, trans ove...
by gibbey
Wed Jun 05, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Possible CVT Issue P0961
Replies: 5
Views: 340

Re: Possible CVT Issue P0961

Had tranny overtemp code P0218. On interstate in limp mode for 40 min. less than 55 mph. Got off I-10 then after first stop light could not get out of low gear[3500-3800 rpm, 35mph}. The high revs probably latched the overtemp code and slightly burned the fluid. After getting off I-10 travelled abou...
by gibbey
Sun Jan 20, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: CVT Alternate
Replies: 6
Views: 3893

Re: CVT Alternate

So the Aisin tranny is not a cft 30 trans that eventually causes the helicopter noise. If that is correct then someone with plenty time on their hands has to make a kit for this swap for all you freestyle lovers. Gibby
by gibbey
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Camshaft seal or valve cover gasket leak?
Replies: 4
Views: 665

Re: Camshaft seal or valve cover gasket leak?

Fat Steve, I took the front cover of the water pump off to remove the bolt that drives the water pump. Then removing the lower bracket will release the pump. Gibby.
by gibbey
Sun Jan 20, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Transmission specialist cvt repair
Replies: 3
Views: 526

Re: Transmission specialist cvt repair

Hello Transpecialists, Looking for special tools to press driveshaft pulley and driven shaft pulley out of the case to repair drive shaft end where roller cage bearings are creating helicopter noise in park or neutral. Also searching for dimensions for tooling to manufacture it. Should not be a prob...
by gibbey
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Swap 500 6 sp into Freestyle possible.
Replies: 187
Views: 42208

Re: Swap 500 6 sp into Freestyle possible.

A friend has a 2005 FWD freestyle & can't find the specs for making the tooling for trans O/H. Can he use his good mechatronics unit to swap out on a 500 tranny? Gibbey.
by gibbey
Sun Jan 20, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Classifieds
Topic: 2006 Freestyle for parts
Replies: 9
Views: 584

Re: 2006 Freestyle for parts

Where is the car located? How much mileage on odometer? What color paint?