My 2013 Ford Focus Automatic doesn't go into reverse. What can it be?

Asked by Aug 08, 2015 at 10:02 AM about the 2013 Ford Focus SE Hatchback

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I was at a stop light, as I turned the car jerked hard, engine light cam on. Stopped across
the street to check  car. Turned car off.  Started it back up, tried put into reverse. NO
reverse

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Is the check engine light still on? If so you can scan for the code. Maybe a trans shift solenoid has failed. Best to have your local garage diagnose it at this point. The Ford Focus AT is not the most robust trans on the market now, lots of issues/complaint with them.

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