I have 89 f 350 e4od it wont shift into overdrive I played with kickdown cable it's free but the linkage on side of transmission at natural safety switch won't go all the way back it fills bound up

Asked by Nov 30, 2014 at 10:02 AM about the 1989 Ford F-350

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I went to get a another transmission I got on the interstate and it
shifted.I have put a fair amount of miles on it on interstate sense and
no shift I changed the strainer still nothing when it did change it felt
good and strong cable is free

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Might be overdrive band is burnt. Only way to know is to take the trans apart.

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