I have a 2005 Ford Taurus. it starts fine but when I go to put it in drive or reverse, it won't move. what could be wrong

Asked by Jun 30, 2016 at 07:38 PM about the 2005 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

95

Have you checked the linkage that connect your shifter to the transmission? that might be broken, worst case your transmission needs to be rebuilt.

30

No I haven't where would the linkage be located at

95

Linkage is located on your car at the top of the transmission it will be a simple cable and it will connect to an arm at the top of the transmission, imattached a picture of a broken linkage give you an example

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