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No reverse gear has automatic box shows on panal reverse ,with front wheels of ground still no reverse, the reverse lights go but car still wont go backwards, other wise great car it is a 1993, model, oil preaser test shows heigher and polsates only when in reverse, all forward gears fine oil clean filter ok and no particuls in the sump.

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This question should be deleted. Aside from the obvious illiteration, there is nothing in the known universe that could be stuck in an oil filter that could cause the transmission to fail, nor could the oil pressure. What most likely happened is someone did a neutral drop and blew a solenoid in the transmission. Rebuild/replace transmission, or drive without it.

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