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1993 buick park ave will not change gears

1993 buick park ave when i crank the car and put it into gear (any gear ) it will not move, however if i put it into 1st gear and wait 1 min or 2 it will go, or if i keep it in park and push "pedal to medal" a couple of times then it will go. why?

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Have your Catalytic Converter checked for free flow, (if it is stopped up with calcification from unspent fuel, then the car will have trouble moving at all). A tell tale sign of oncoming Catalytic Converter problems is the overdrive balking or wanting to hesitate, when the transmission is in overdrive the vehicle is running at its lowest r.p.m. and so like at idle it will stumble or hesitate, or cut the engine altogeter, for the motor has to be able to exhale, to exhaust its combustion gases, in order to run properly, stopped up catalytic converters are a big problem with this car.

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