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1985 ford escort wil not shift out of 1st gear

It seems to have happened all at once drove to town stop did errors got in car that was it i checked fluide it was low added but it help tryed shifting manually still only 1st

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  • kkat9257 Feb 12, 2009

    some one mentioned a modulator or vacume line to trans is this a possiblitie? thanks for your in put

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This is very common with ford transmissions. it has gone bad if the fluid was low and not a bright red color then its defenantly bad. advice for ford vehicles if the fluid is bad do not change it this will also cause the same problem leave it alone and drive it till it takes a dump but i do believe your tranny is gone

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