my automatic 2003 ford Taurus doesn't do anything when I put it in gear,it revs up a little bit like it normally would but it does not move. Any ideas?

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Asked by Feb 15, 2014 at 11:30 AM about the 2003 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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First thing I would do is check the automatic transmission fluid level as outlined in your owners manual. Car warmed up, in park, on a level surface, pull dipstick, should be in cross hatched area. Should be a nice red color. Let us know what you find out.

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fluid is fine.,

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Is it red or brown and smells burned?

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IT IS RED DONT SMELL BURNED. ALSO CHECKED AXELS OKAY

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Check shifter cable.Could be off at column or transmission.

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checked cable it moves shifer on transmission. was just riding down rd.. and stopped moving no noise.no problem before.

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It is something internal like the front pump or torque converter.

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WILL CHECK IT OUT. THANK YOU.

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