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1996 Mercury mystique wont go into drive unless its at 3000 rpms and the same when in reverse

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    kspadjinske1 Feb 24, 2012

    what do I do to fix the problem?



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Is the fluid full? If so then the transmission has failed and you will need a rebuild.

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