Does just my tranny need rebuilding or is it a sensor of some sort?

Asked by Mar 02, 2014 at 07:22 PM about the 2003 Ford Focus ZX3

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My problem is that under acceleration my trans wont shift unless i let off the gas, i am in
the process of having a 4F27E rebuilt for it but i just wanted to make sure that this is the
problem.

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Have you tried replacing your Transmission Speed Sensor? http://www.autopartswarehouse.com/shop_years/ford-focus-speed- sensor-2003.html

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i have not, i will look into it. thank you

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I had the local parts shop run their diagnostic test- came back as a fuse/sensor, accessed through the transmission fluid pan. Ordered it from Ford, climbed under and did it all myself. Most auto parts stores will run the diagnostic widget for you for free.

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