Question about 1998 Ford Taurus
I have a1998 ford Taurus that will not shift out of park into drive .
Usually 1 of 2 things cause this. a bad brake light switch ,its found on your brake pedal under dash. or a blown fuse .if this was helpful please leave good feed back
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
this is caused by a piston in the transmission that has a crack in it once it warms up the crack seals and operates normally.being cold the crack opens up allowing fluid to flow past it. take to trans shop as soon as you can, will be minimum repair if it has not caused further damage in the transmission.
Posted on Apr 28, 2009
gear selector may need adjusted, or a solenoid in the transmission is malfunctioning.best to take to a trans shop and have a diagnostic ran on it.
Posted on May 03, 2009
you'll need to get it diagn., it can be as simple as a "VSS" sensor, or a transmission, check the fluid and if BURNT, your looking at a trans.....GL....
Posted on Jul 04, 2009
it could be that the tick over is two slow in brive,,,
set it up to tickover at 850,,950 rpm (in drive)
or it could be a gear box fult like the drive plate has a crack in it,,,letting the torque converter slap about,,,
chech tick over first,,, bont adjust tick over in gear unless the brakes are held hard on,,,
Posted on Oct 31, 2009
SOURCE: my 1999 ford taurus wagon (automatic) will not go into gear. it comes out of park, but won't go into drive or reverse...you can just slide the shift on the column...it just slips through without stopp
the same thing is wrong with my ford and they told me it was the trans
Posted on Dec 19, 2009
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