I had a 76 a while back and I seem to remember that you had to pull up on
the shifter (or was it push down?) to get it into reverse... At any rate it
was different than the earlier cars with the ribcase trannies. Have you
Somebody else with a late model will tell you which way to go with the
shifter I'm sure!
Subject: My 76 Midget
> My "help" today is (don't know why I haven't asked this before) that my my
> is sooooooooo hard to get in reverse and always has been. It is really so
> that I try to find parking places where I can pull in and pull out of
> of trying to back up. Is there a solution to this or just the nature of
> Thanx again.
> Bev Cleary
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