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Problems with transmission

I have a 1997 ford thunderbird lx. When the transmission starts to shift out it jerks real bad. Want to know if bad filter or worse.

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  • sswsmk Feb 23, 2009

    mine does the same thing. has for about 30k miles. it just keeps getting worse. i serviced the transmission myslef and there was a little bit of metal in the bottom of the pan. someone told me it could be the shift box or neutral safety switch. i havent tried either of them.

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Sounds like bad motor mounts or transmission mount.

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Then do it!:|

Posted on Apr 08, 2009

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