03 Taurus If the shift cable broke do you need to have the whole transmission rebuilt?

Asked by Jan 22, 2014 at 01:49 PM about the Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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No. Replace the cable and it will be fine.

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Mine just went out l. I'm not a mechanic but I have been able to do everything my Self so far l. How hard is it to replace the cable

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