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Tranny problems on my 96 escort

I need to know if my 1996 ford escort transmission has some type of control module or a sencer that could be gone becuse my transmission is noy working rightsome times i have all my gears then i won't have them my cars transmission will slip and i changed the filter and added some conditoner from a transmission shopand it does not shift right seems to stick in the gear its in instead of down shifting to a lower gear when it has toit a 96 ford escort 1.9 eng 3 speed overdrive tranny

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  • Anonymous Apr 10, 2009

    1997 escort wagon. New fluid, filter. Won't shift out of first until warmed up after 5 minutes driving.

  • edgar walker
    edgar walker May 11, 2010

    some of these cars you cannot add that conditioner it states that in the owners manual if you have a check engine light on you could take to auto zone and they can pull a code for you


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Sounds like a valve body or tork converter problem it should b hooked up to a scanner hope this helps

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