reverse gear failure

Asked by May 12, 2011 at 06:15 PM about the 1991 Ford Festiva L

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Try to back car up. Right rear wheel seizes up to the point of lifting car. Afraid I'll
burn the clutch if I force it.

3 Answers

your car is frontwheel drive. you have a rear brake/bearing problem.

3 out of 3 people think this is helpful.

sounds like the rear breaks are the problem

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Fix the rear breaks, something is loose. Prolly a broken retainer spring.

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