why car will not go into gear

Asked by Jul 22, 2014 at 02:38 PM about the 2003 Ford Focus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

While in the yard turned off the car will not go into gear. While driving I can stop at a stop
sign or red light turn off the car put it into gear and crank it up again. It will not shift into
gear normally.

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Is an automatic? First thing I would check is the transmission fluid level..http://www.wikihow.com/Check-and-Add-Fluid-to-Your-Automatic- Transmission

It's a 5 speed manual transmission

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cable or hydraulic could be cable or leaking fluid

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