Re: '05 Escape shuts off when put in gear
A torque converter should easily last 5yrs or 100K. Torque converters aren't always replaced when you install a new transmission either.
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'00 Durango R/T 360ci 290hp (modded); 138,500m
'06 Pontiac G6 GT 3.5L 220hp; 44,000m
'12 Chrysler 200 Limited 3.6L 283hp; 13,000m
'99 Taurus 3.0L 2V Vulcan 145hp; 154,300m - Traded
Amsoil in all vehicles!