The transmission is damaged, You will need to take the vehicle to a Ford dealership to have the transmission replaced, or fixed. 9 times out of 10 it is cheaper and more reliable to just replace the transmission. My 1996 Ford Taurus Had the same problem in 1997 then again in 1998. Taurus transmissions tend to tear up easily if abused. Make sure that your not grinding gears. Make a full stop then change gears when backing, or vise versa. Also, Check the Transmission Fluid levels at least once a month. Also make sure that whenever parking the vehicle that you use the parking brake. The automatic transmission should NOT be used as a braking device!
The most common problem with this transmission is the forward control valve
it cost about $10.00 and 3 hours to put in.
the forward gear clutch pack is worn out. the only solution is to get the transmission rebult.
If it has an automatic transmission, it probably needs to be replaced or rebuilt.
The forward pump is shot or the throttle has a blown gasket
4 Speed Electronically Controlled Transmission. An automatic transmission with 4 forward gears and shifting that is controlled by a computer.
If this is an automatic transmission, more than likely the transmission is on it's way to the junkyard. Usually failing transmissions lose reverse first, then the higher forward gears - last will be the lowest forward gears.
the clutch or clutches in the transmission are bad,even if changing the tranny filter helps the forward gears will not be right and quit again
Needs internal transmission repairs. Find a good shop.
You can't shift gears on an automatic transmission because, as it is called, it's automatic! You don't need to shift, it does it for you. == == Maybe the question should be "Why is my automatic transmission not shifting through gears for me as it should?" Could it be a fairly simlpe fix or am I losing my transmission? Yeah Dopey!
You have not given enough information for a reliable answer. In these circumstances the best thing you can do is take the car to a reliable transmission shop.
Forward and reverse. It's an automatic
An automatic transmission is a type of car transmission that shifts gears on its own. Therefore, cars with automatic transmissions will not have a clutch pedal and will have a selector lever as opposed to a shift knob.
Formula 1 cars are semi-automatic with a paddle powered gear change. Which usually have 6 or 7 forward gears and one reverse gear.
When driving a car with an automatic transmission up a steep hill it is not necessary to shift gears. The car will do that on its own when necessary.
Did you use the right transmission fluid or did you forget to maintain your transmission otherwise, your gears are broken and needed to be replaced.. chances are you need a new transmission.
An automatic transmission is a mechanical transmission which shifts gears automatically in response to speed and/or load rather than requiring someone to do so manually.
There are many benefits of owning a car with automatic transmission. These benefits would include the automatic shifting of gears as the vehicle moves.
time to get new trannie
The mechanism of the tiptronic gear transmission is rotation. The tiptronic gears are usually an automatic transmission that allows the driver to control the gears like it is done in a manual transmission.
Automatic Dodge Neons had a 3-speed automatic transmission.
3 forward, 1 reverse
A Super Beetle with a manual transmission has four forward gears and one reverse. A Super Beetle with an Autostick transmission has three forward and one reverse.
If the gears are slipping on a 1995 Honda Civic then the transmission is worn. The transmission will either soon need to be replaced or repaired.
reverse drum inside of trans is stripped out the fix is teardown unit and replace with abeast drum from transtar
Broken motor mount