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1978 1.3LAuto Ford escort will not change gear

My 1978 1.3L auto Ford escort will not change out of second gear, and is revving highly to change into second. I have an oil leak out of what I think is the rev/speed counter for the gearbox. I attempted to tighten this and pulled the plug off. I put plug back on.

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You will need to have a professional look at your car and most likely - sadly - you will need to do major repair to the internal parts of your transmission. The car is old so you might be better off going for a whole new car.
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