5 speed 4x4 f150 no 1st gear or 2nd gear...shaft? fork?...or what else...other gears seem fine.


Asked by Jan 26, 2014 at 11:13 AM about the 1991 Ford F-150 XLT Lariat 4WD SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Broken shift fork or synchronizers bad. Maybe the teeth on those 2 gears too. If these two gears have gone you have metal in it now and the rest will be soon to follow. Time for a tear down or replace the tranny.

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