My 88 f150 won't shift into 4th


Asked by Jul 19, 2016 at 05:14 PM about the 1988 Ford F-150

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1988 Ford F-150 5.0 custom four wheel drive
will not shift into 4th gear first three gears shift
fine any suggestions

2 Answers


Check vacuum line and modulator on transmission where vacuum hose is connected if they are good, may have a transmission issue


Ok thanks

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