my 1983 crown vic 302 A/T will not shift until I get up to 45mph and then jerks into the next gear. What is causing this?

Asked by Feb 28, 2015 at 12:33 AM about the 1983 Ford Crown Victoria

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my 1983 crown vic 302 A/T will not shift until I get up to 45mph and then jerks into the next gear.  What is causing this?

1 Answer

285,665

Check the TV cable first, attaches to the carb. This is a newer video but will give you an idea what I'm talking about..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6L3hNzxdiYw

1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Ford Crown Victoria Experts

  • #1
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    1,970
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,190
  • #3
    Bob Beaman
    Reputation
    870
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Mercury Grand Marquis
19 Great Deals out of 1,192 listings starting at $1,200
Used Dodge Charger
242 Great Deals out of 32,689 listings starting at $1,800
Used Ford Mustang
270 Great Deals out of 37,082 listings starting at $2,150
Used Lincoln Town Car
24 Great Deals out of 1,358 listings starting at $1,995
Used Chevrolet Impala
397 Great Deals out of 25,595 listings starting at $799
Used Ford F-150
2,344 Great Deals out of 215,477 listings starting at $1,300
Used Dodge Challenger
111 Great Deals out of 25,139 listings starting at $7,995
Used Chevrolet Caprice
126 listings starting at $1,350
Used Honda Accord
424 Great Deals out of 101,059 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Camaro
224 Great Deals out of 28,922 listings starting at $3,900
Used Toyota Camry
761 Great Deals out of 70,900 listings starting at $1,200

Used Cars For Sale

2011 Ford Crown Victoria For Sale
91 listings starting at $1,700
2008 Ford Crown Victoria For Sale
72 listings starting at $3,995
2007 Ford Crown Victoria For Sale
59 listings starting at $2,995

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.