engine wants to stall when i shift to park

Asked by Mar 23, 2010 at 06:26 PM about the 2003 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT Crew Cab

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Engine runs smooth except when I shift into Park.  It then wants to stall out, sometimes does, other times returns to smooth idle

1 Answer

35

Its a torque converter of some sort. This is what ford told me when mine was doing the same thing. It was replaced under warrinty. Mine is also a 2003 xlt premium.

Your Answer

Ford Explorer Sport Trac Experts

  • #1
    Wayne Foy
    Reputation
    1,040
  • #2
    Tracy Hooks
    Reputation
    420
  • #3
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    360
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
3,303 Great Deals out of 220,937 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Explorer
1,271 Great Deals out of 69,119 listings starting at $750
Used Nissan Frontier
491 Great Deals out of 23,926 listings starting at $1,500
Used Toyota Tacoma
725 Great Deals out of 45,388 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Ranger
204 Great Deals out of 5,564 listings starting at $999
Used Chevrolet Colorado
348 Great Deals out of 37,994 listings starting at $1,595
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
2,709 Great Deals out of 174,045 listings starting at $955
Used Dodge Ram 1500
439 Great Deals out of 11,106 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Tundra
706 Great Deals out of 34,260 listings starting at $1,500
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,254 Great Deals out of 64,571 listings starting at $999
Used Chevrolet Avalanche
189 Great Deals out of 5,158 listings starting at $1,995
Used GMC Canyon
167 Great Deals out of 13,771 listings starting at $2,500
Used Dodge Dakota
86 Great Deals out of 3,616 listings starting at $1,295

Used Cars For Sale

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.