Re: need help with ford tempo
On Sun, 05 Jun 2005 18:20:08 GMT, "Jim Warman"
>Several years ago, I recall a similar concerns with some of the pick ups.
>The cure was to service the transmission (believe it or not). Transmission
>line pressures are very high in reverse and the power required was more than
>the engine could deliver at idle. More recently, some of the diesel/4R100
>trucks were also having a nearly similar concern in extreme cold temps....
>the cure in this case was to switch to synthetic ATF.
year 4 auto trannies
its the lock up torque beiing enguaged
i bet it does it in manual low too
replace the torque and tranny
your pump is prolly fied too
>"hazeltn" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>> i have a 1991 ford tempo, 4 cylinder. runs good but when you put it in
>> reverse it stalls. it doesn't stall in any other gear. any suggestions
>> on what the problem could be would be greatly appreciated. thanks.