How to know if transmission bad

Asked by Jul 09, 2016 at 02:01 PM about the 2004 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My car stopped and now it won't go in drive
or reverse

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12,105

Check the fluid level and color if burnt scent or low.. Maybe, but 12 years old and lots miles.. transmission change time.

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