96 explorer trany shifting problem

Asked by Oct 19, 2008 at 01:12 PM about the 1996 Ford Explorer 4 Dr Limited SUV

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

need help i have 96 for explorer and the trans shift till 3rd gear can any one tell me what could be the problem plz.

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Is it shifting up to 3rd but not getting into 4th? If that is the case, it could be the shift solenoid. Is the "Check engine" light on, because a problem like that could set a code. If you take it to a shop they could tell you for sure.

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