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We have a 2010 Eddie Bauer Ford Explorer and today for the

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we have a 2010 Eddie Bauer Ford Explorer and today for the first time, when I started the car, it wouldn't go forward or in reverse when shifting between gears. Thoughts?
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: where is the brake switch
JA: What is the make/model of your car?
Customer: see above
JA: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: we don't have any mechanical skills .. we just start it and try reversing it or putting it in drive and twice after doing that several times, it kicked into gear
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: original transmission, 110,000 miles, serviced regularly at Ford Dealership
JA: What year is your '10 Explorer?
Customer: 2010
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 6 months ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.

Roy

Expert:  roy replied 6 months ago.

ok, couple of ideas here

1. low fluid level

2. clogged filter in the trans not allowing fluid to the front pump. usually you will get a whinning like power steering fluid being low.

3. failed torque converter, common failure

4. front pump failure not providing any line pressure to clutches

Roy

Expert:  roy replied 6 months ago.

why did you re post the question??? have you looked at my response???

Expert:  roy replied 6 months ago.

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Expert:  roy replied 6 months ago.

please dont forget to rate me as it is the only way I get paid for my efforts

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