2000 ford focus se


Asked by Aug 29, 2016 at 03:23 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

(Automatic transmission 2000 ford focus
se) i was going to work put the car in
reverse got out of the driveway put it in
drive was ok got to stop and the car
wouldn't move i rave the angine and it
won't accelerate tried all the gears same
thing put it in reverse same thing put it in
neutral the engine start raving so when i
see this i put it in drive while raving the
engine then finally start catching on in to
gear just enough to get back home

2 Answers


automatic, check the gearbox oil level, change and change filter if either low or a dirty smelly burnt colour


Thanks gearheadrhino for you quict help sorry i forgot to mention that i did all that but even if the oil is low i should be able to rave the engine but in this case while in drive the engine wont a accelerate the car moves like when you let go off the break really slow and no matter how desperately i press in the gas the engine wont rave until i shift in to neutral ones i get to 3or4rpm then i shift to drive the car shake and wanna die but gotme home thanks again for you help i really appreciate it

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