I was highway driving @ 55 mph when the trans acted like I shifted to neutral, the only gear that works now is Park

5

Asked by Jul 09, 2014 at 01:59 PM about the 1998 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Engine starts & runs fine, no other problems.  No trouble lights.  We had it towed
home and here it sits. The mileage is 110K. The transmission has been serviced
regularly. The fluid looks good, no burnt smell & no grainy texture or other evidence of
metal grindings.  Any idea as to a switch that may be out that I could replace or does
this need to go to a dealer.

1 Answer

10

I just got a 1998 continental for my wife a month ago and today it did this same thing while she was out and about. Same exact issue, fluid looks good, no smell or texture in fluid. Wife said there was no noise or indication that there was a problem other than the car acts like it's in neutral for all gears. Vehicle's service record shows good maintenance record with previous owners and last service and check up was in April.

1 of 1 people found this helpful.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Lincoln Continental Questions

Lincoln Continental Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 350
#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 350
#3 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 290
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lincoln Town Car
31 Great Deals out of 1,782 listings starting at $950
Used Lincoln Navigator
82 Great Deals out of 5,710 listings starting at $1,900
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
150 Great Deals out of 6,359 listings starting at $3,100
Used Chevrolet Corvette
199 Great Deals out of 22,014 listings starting at $2,500
Used Ford Mustang
686 Great Deals out of 44,983 listings starting at $750
Used Mercedes-Benz E-Class
412 Great Deals out of 19,405 listings starting at $1,200

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.