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I have a 2006 Explorer with a 4.0 V6 and 5r55s trans. it was…

I have a 2006...

I have a 2006 Explorer with a 4.0 V6 and 5r55s trans. it was rebuilt including servo pack and all clutches and bands. out it back in the car and i have no reverse.

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?

No all forward gears work.

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

Yes . started out with no forward, but reverse worked. after rebuild no reverse.

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If you shift to manual 1st gear, does it slip?

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Did you replace the revers band servo?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
replaced the servo pack. but not the revers servo piston

That would be where I would start. You either have the cover bolts loose, the gasket is missing, or the servo is to hard and was damaged during the rebuild.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
i will try that.

Let me know what you find.

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Just wanted to check in on you and see how things are going.

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