how much time do i have left???? - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-04, 12:01 PM Thread Starter
Registered User
 
inspiron's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Age: 27
Posts: 7
how much time do i have left????



well the trans in the 87 marquis is starting to slip and contantly trying to downshift when acelarator is not depressed, the car has 165k miles and i was wondering how long the transmision has to live and what is the best and most inexpence long term fix?

inspiron is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-04, 05:38 PM
Looking in YOUR bathroom.
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Adelaide
Age: 32
Posts: 3,287
Re: how much time do i have left????

id be looking at any kickdown solonoid/rod/vac switch 1st.

Ive been described as a vault of usless random knowledge.

Ill take it as a complement i think.............
Walkinshaw is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-07-04, 06:13 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Shelbyville, Il
Age: 39
Posts: 25
Re: how much time do i have left????

vaccum, icorect fluid level, passenger gear hooked up wrong, fluid leakage, or its just about junk. drive it tu\ill it drops and then spend $150 bucks for a used one
themaninthehat is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > Trans | Driveline
Gear in this thread - Powered by O'Reilly Auto Parts


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ford Capri listed in all time Ford failures RPO83 Ford Escort | Ford Laser | Ford TX3 | Ford Sierra | Mercury Capri 13 09-12-05 05:42 AM
Who uses indicators when exiting a roundabout?? MADXF The Pub 68 05-03-04 04:40 PM
EEC IV Diagnostic Codes for 89 - 97 Thunderbird/Cougar LunaticSVT Mercury Cougar Forum 0 07-15-03 10:45 AM
U.S. The Fastest Production Ford,There's only one B-24 Liberator left running Stacy94PGT Ford Worldwide News 3 06-14-03 05:39 AM

Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome