Re: 92 taurus trans problem
On Sat, 17 Dec 2005 13:13:06 GMT, Backyard Mechanic
>Jdunlap36@webtv.net (Jeff Dunlap) wrote:
>> When I get in the car in the morning have no problem with it going in
>> gear but after it warms up won't go in gear. Shifts fine when goes in
>> gear no slips. any advice would be great on a fix and price range I'm
>> looking at Thanks
>Are you saying the problem is moving the shift selector into gear or, once
>you get it into the right position, the transmission doesnt respond?
Sounds like the second. If this is the case, it sounds to me like
he's either got the foward clutch pack seal gone, or possibly even the
valvebody gasket (in which case, fluid would not be routed properly to
the apply devices, so the trans drops back to a 'neutral' state, )
If it's a clutch piston seal (or seals, ) then that's definitely a job
for a tranny shop. If it's a valve body gasket, you MIGHT be able to
But, I'd lay heaviest odds on that trans needing a overhaul.
You might try to use some of that automatic transmission stop leak,
see if that helps.