What causes my 1997 Ford Taurus to sounds like its in Neutral after stopping?

Asked by Dec 03, 2014 at 09:38 AM about the 1997 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I stop and then try to go it sounds like my car is in neutral (1997 Ford Taurus).  
What causes this to happen?

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Low transmission fluid is one symptom. Check that first. Warm the car up at least 10-15min. Park on a level surface, engine running, in park, open the hood and check to see if it is in the crosshatched areas of the transmission dipstick located along the firewall, Should be a yellow handle.

ok, thanks for the response. Will update

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