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Automatic transmision making grinding noise and will not move in drive or reverse

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Loss of fluid or transmition pump went out. Replace as needed.

Transmition may need to be analyzed for any gear damage.

Posted on Jan 21, 2013

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SOURCE: popping or grinding noise when placed in reverse

check the rear dif.

Posted on Nov 24, 2008

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SOURCE: 1991 Ford F150 4x4 automatic w?overdrive no reverse grinds loud

I believe we call that a planetary gear, found in the rear of the transmission. Its gone.

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automatic or manual transmission? if manual then the first gear fork is bent if automatic then there is trouble in the valve body which means that you have to have the transmission rebuilt

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SOURCE: transmission or transfer case noise

I have the same problem with my 94 explorer with a manual transmission, Just replaced the trans a month ago because of gear failure and now It's slipping out of gear when the engine isn't under load aka Coasting, was Told By a Really good Trans Guy that this is a failure in the Linkage in the transfer case am about to tear into mine tho It's way over my technical ability but will repost here after I get it torn apart with potential prices for worn parts for the do it yourselfer, And Has to be the issue I hope because the gears in the transmission are in pristine condition the other reason for suspecting the transfer case is that when my trans is slipping and making that weird Rattle Clatter sound coming from the trans if I put it in 4x4 low it drives great even tho the front wheels aren't pulling since I have the front drive shaft off at the moment,, Well Here goes Nothing Wish me luck on this teardown gonna need it..

Posted on Feb 22, 2011

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