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As I am driving it shifts into 1 and 2 fine but will not go into 3rd when it tries to switch to 3rd it goes into a neutral state and just revs unless i jam the gas pedal then it kicks back into second. 1997 Lincoln Town Car. Im thinking it is the pcm because when i turn od off it is fine of course no third and 4th though lol

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

No and yes it starts perfect

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Town Car yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes i tried disconnecting the battery and letting it sit for a day to reset the computer and checked codes with obd2 and their was none

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

No that about sums it up

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Auto Mechanic: Tim's Auto Repair, Mechanic replied 11 months ago

this doesnt sound good..

tell me,does the engine light stay on?if so,can you give me the trouble codes?

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