Question about 1987 Ford F 250

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Wont shift ok i had a oil leak and couldnt fine the leak only did it when motor ran i got that problem fixed now sence i got it all back together i took it for a spin today and the tranny is messing up it wont shift i can go to 1 the 2 but drive wont kick in i use to only just put it in drive i think when i was changing the head gasket i might of knocked off a vaule what would do that for to the tranny to make it not shift it worked fine until i done the vaule gasket its a f150 1987

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Check to make sure you did not knock off any vacuum lines and also make sure the transmission fluid is not low and if it smells cooked replace the fluid and the filter because the screen in the filter could be plugged and it is not getting fluid to the torque converter but check the fluid first

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