transmission

Asked by Oct 25, 2016 at 11:48 PM about the 1989 Ford Thunderbird Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced filter and fluids but car only gets
reverse ,but has to be in low gear to get
drive

3 Answers

135

Check your cylinders

237,255

did it have this problem before the fluid change?

445

Ft pump is bad, rebuild is needed.

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