Struggle to get the truck in 1st 2nd and reverse when engines running could it be low gear box oil?

Asked by Mar 03, 2014 at 02:10 PM about the 2004 Ford Ranger

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Goes in gear fine when engines off but sort of grates or doesn't go in 1st 2nd or reverse
when engine running what could it be as want to sell the truck

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Check the fluid.

Done that today all levels are fine bled the clutch and seems better why would that be?

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