WHY WON'T MY 98 FORD MUSTANG SHIFT INTO DRIVE BUT WILL GO IN REVERSE

Asked by Jun 05, 2014 at 03:19 AM about the 1998 Ford Mustang STD Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1998 FORD MUSTANG WON'T SHIFT INTO DRIVE BUT WILL GO IN REVERSE. WHAT COULD THE PROBLEM BE?

1 Answer

238,105

Obvious answer would be an issue with the transmission. Valve Body, gearing, or linkage. Have a competent mechanic diagnose the issue for you.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • WHY WONT MY 96 MUSTANG CATCH GEAR IN P AND R? 2 answers

    I JUST REPLACED THE REAR END IN MY MUSTANG AND NOW IT WONT CATCH P OR REVERSE BUT SOUNDS AND FEELS LIKE R CATCHES FROM D TO R... ANYONE HAVE A CLUE WHY???

    1996 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why is my 5.0 shifting hard 9 answers

    Bought 5.0 few weeks ago and one thing I was told was a racing clutch has been put on, it gets tricky to put in reverse but shifted relatively smooth for regular gears, up until I drive on a hot d...

    1988 Ford Mustang GT Convertible

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 99 ford mustang 3.8l 3 answers

    I have a 99 ford mustang 3.8l I bought not long ago, then man i bought it from said it had been sitting up for 5 months, I have changed the plugs, wires, fuel filter, air filter, oil, crankshaft se...

    1999 Ford Mustang

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Whats wrong with my mustang??? 1 answer

    I bought a used 2000 Ford Mustang in September when I bought it they said the shift cable was wrong. I have only drove it a couple times but a few months ago I took it out and it started to jerk. Ne...

    2000 Ford Mustang Base

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Im looking at a 97 ford mustang convertible 4 answers

    I am looking at a 97 ford mustang convertible it has over 200,000 on it the owner says it still runs fine daily driver she is asking 950 for it I wanted to know if a car engine will last much longer i...

    Ford Mustang

    -

    General

Search Ford Mustang Questions

Ford Mustang Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 4,300
#2 Bob Beaman
Bob Beaman
Reputation 1,210
#3 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 1,060
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Chevrolet Camaro
226 Great Deals out of 30,943 listings starting at $1,217
Used Chevrolet Corvette
120 Great Deals out of 20,753 listings starting at $3,000
Used Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
3 Great Deals out of 267 listings starting at $6,000
Used Ford F-150
2,195 Great Deals out of 206,316 listings starting at $1,499
Used BMW 3 Series
973 Great Deals out of 31,729 listings starting at $1,000
Used Jeep Wrangler
277 Great Deals out of 18,163 listings starting at $2,950
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
1,716 Great Deals out of 175,751 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Civic
657 Great Deals out of 88,603 listings starting at $995
Used BMW M3
45 Great Deals out of 1,517 listings starting at $5,800

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Ford Mustang For Sale
32 Great Deals out of 23,103 listings starting at $18,779
2016 Ford Mustang For Sale
160 Great Deals out of 5,276 listings starting at $16,991
2015 Ford Mustang For Sale
59 Great Deals out of 3,525 listings starting at $13,988
2014 Ford Mustang For Sale
51 Great Deals out of 3,152 listings starting at $9,000

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.