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Replaced radiator but now it seems like car is stuck in neutral...

Replaced the radiator yesterday according to instructions and put everything back how I found it. My girlfriend drove the car about 1 mile and lost all acceleration. The car acts as if it is in neutral, engine idles fine, fans are coming on, and no overheating, just no acceleration as if the car is in neutral. It's an automatic transmission. Wondering if I hit something by accident or need to put in some transmission fluid.

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Check transmission linkage.

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