what would cause a automatic transmission not to shift into third gear on a 91 lincoln towncar?

Asked by Sep 29, 2013 at 07:27 PM about the 1991 Lincoln Town Car

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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One obvious answer is a failed transmission.

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I'm afraid so. Should be able to find a wrecking yard replacement fairly easily.

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