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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: 28 days ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 28 days 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 28 days 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 28 days ago.

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

Expert:  roy replied 28 days ago.

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

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Expert:  roy replied 27 days ago.

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

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