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AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN
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How do I replace the transmission linkage on a 1999 Ford Expedition?

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How do I replace the transmission linkage on a 1999 Ford Expedition?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Tim West replied 7 years ago.
Thanks for visiting Just Answer,
What engine size? Or 8th digit of the VIN
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
8 cylinder. 4WD. I don't have the vehicle here, but if you give me a list of the info you need I'll be able to get it tomorrow.
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 7 years ago.
Hello!

New Expert here!

Are you talking about the shift cable from the steering column to the transmission?

Edited by AMEDEE on 3/30/2010 at 8:49 PM EST
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
That's the one.
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 7 years ago.

Ok... hear are some pics

 

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AMEDEE, FORD TECHNICIAN
Category: Ford
Satisfied Customers: 26607
Experience: ASE CERTIFIED TECHNICIAN ADVANCED LEVEL SPECIALIST. Wisconsin certified emissions state inspector
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Customer: replied 7 years ago.
This looks like it. Can you add some instructions? It's a little hard to get any points of reference from the pics.
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 7 years ago.
Remove the shift cable from the steering column.
Remove the shift cable from the transmission selector lever arm.
Remove the the transmission shift cable from the steering column instrument panel bracket
Unclip the cable push pin.
Push the rubber grommet and transmission shift cable through the bulkhead.
Remove the transmission shift cable from the transmission.
Disconnect the transmission shift cable from the manual control lever.
Depress the lock tabs and release the transmission shift cable and disconnect the transmission shift cable from the transmission shift cable bracket.
Remove the shift cable bracket from the transmission




Edited by AMEDEE on 3/31/2010 at 3:32 PM EST