Transmission

Asked by Jan 20, 2016 at 07:23 AM about the 1998 Mercury Sable 4 Dr GS Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Transmission won't engage after hitting a
bump

3 Answers

222,505

Hmmm, is your transmission pan cracked/dented and leaking? Pull the dipstick and see if you have any fluid.

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50,235

That is what I was thinking...

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86,565

Was there a loud crack or pop when you hit the bump? You could have dislocated and broke a C/V joint on one of the axles. That doesn't happen too often but I have seen it.

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