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Very common in these cars, the clutch most likely went out on you and it is expensive to get fixed!!!!!!!!! or.....u need tras fluid in the trans if it still wont shift.....u blow the trans sorry....

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Q: Why would a 1990 Ford Taurus SHO not shift into first or second gear?
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