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Chris (aka- Moose)
Chris (aka- Moose), Technician
Category: Transmissions
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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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The car starts but it won't catch a gear, It's a 20011, I

Customer Question

The car starts but it won't catch a gear
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?
Customer: It's a 20011
JA: What is the model of your '18011 Lincoln?
Customer: I had trouble earlier trying to get it started
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: The anti thef lock me out
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: It won't accelerate even in park
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 3 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose) I prefer to work when others don't, I am here around lunch and after dinner till after midnight.

Can I get the vin#?

Is the shifter stuck in park?

Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 3 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer and allowing me to assist you. If your stuck in park you can over ride that by pushing in the shift over ride buton that is close to the shiftier under a little cover you can flip up with a small screw driver. Then you will be able to take it to a shop. Hope this helps and if you require further assistance I'll be happy to do so. What model of Lincoln is it?

Expert:  Peter Bagley replied 3 months ago.

look in the fuse block under the driver's side of the dash and check all fuses.

Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 3 months ago.

Hello again Chris here,

  • I am following up with you to see if you got everything you needed from my answer. We're you pleased with my help?
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Thanks Chris