My 69 ford f100 will go into reverse but wont go into drive what could be the problem?

Ryan Ayers

Asked by Jan 18, 2015 at 02:34 PM about the 1969 Ford F-100

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I could put it in reverse but when i
put it into drive or 1st 2nd or 3rd or
drive it wont engage into drive
could it be the cadilac converter?

3 Answers


You don't have a catalytic converter. Sounds like the transmission is in need of a rebuild. HTH. -Jim

Wanda Ortiz

U tried putting oil in the transmission

Wanda Ortiz

U might need to get a new one or rebuilt the one u got

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