Question about Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Automatic. Hard shifting. what is best case/worst case scenario?

Posted by on

1 Answer

That can not be answered. You need the vehicle and run some diagnostic tests. I don't honestly know why any shop, would quote a price, until they had a vehicle a couple hours,regardless of issues, and had an idea of what any issue ,may be. There is no worst case or price,ever in the automotive trade. Can't guess at the unknown,just to make the customer feel good,only to be very upset later.

Posted on Sep 01, 2010

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

VW Golf R32


worst case scenario is that you have to replace each and every sensor, over $1000 dollars, but typically its $200 or less to fix. Best place to go is the dealer service shop, next best is your nearest repair shop.

Dec 17, 2013 | Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

Oil leak above manifold


best case scenario: Valve cover gasket leak. Replace.
Worst case scenario: Head gasket leak/blown. Replace.

Mar 05, 2012 | 2002 Ford Taurus

1 Answer

Help! My 1990 300zx rpms jump and transmission (a/t) appears to shift gears irradically while cruising at about 45mph and up. The RPMs will jump from right at 2.5k to 4k, but is usually a smooth shift. It...


check the transmission fluid. if it is dark and smells burnt with debris in the fluid. you need a ****** repair. but before you jump to conclusions. change fluid and filter in ****** first, and see if this helps. I know on the nissans there is quit a few transmission complaints. especially automatics. but do fluid and filter first. then go from there ! good-day ! and may god bless.

Oct 14, 2011 | 1990 Nissan 300ZX

1 Answer

Transmission is shifting hard in first and 2nd


This part of the transmission gear work the hardest because it the first move to an accelerated gear change. I hope the problem is not too far gone. Check the level of the transmission fluid, not just that, check the color n smell. If it smells burnt u have burnt clutches. If however its more brownish than the original color n no burnt smell. Just drain n replace oil then see if it improves. If it doesn't improve, run a scan on it, it may also be the shift solenoids acting up. Worst case scenario is burnt clutches. I hope it doesn't get to that.

Oct 07, 2011 | 2002 Lincoln LS

2 Answers

I am looking at a 98 Olda Aurora. It was ran thru water and now has a miss and is sometimes hard to start. Coil packs have been replaced and I think the throttle position sensor also has been replaced. I...


To be honest, when the electrical wires and parts get wet, there can be all kinds of problems. The best advice I can give you is have it professionally scoped.

Mar 06, 2011 | 1998 Oldsmobile Aurora

1 Answer

I have a saturn sl2 with a 5 speed transmission. i was driving and heard a ping and now 2nd 4th and reverse are gone but i still have 1st 3rd and 5th. i have no idea where to start fixing the problem


If you have inspected the shift linkage and found no missing or loose parts, then unfortunately an internal shift mode fork, syncro assembly,shift rail or possibly a snap ring has been damaged. This is not an easy fix on any vehicle and will require transmission removal to diagnose. Before the trans is removed, inspect the shift linkage while someone moves the gear selector to all gears. This would be the best case scenario, internal damage, of course, would be the worst.

Feb 06, 2011 | 1997 Saturn SL

1 Answer

Transmission wont engage


if it is a manual it is most likely your clutch. if it is an automatic it is most likely your torque converter. but it could also be your transfer case or a blown transmission (these are worst case scenarios)

Nov 22, 2010 | 1997 Ford Explorer AWD

1 Answer

Cant get out of park


Your shift lock cable may be broken. Depending on the model, on TJs i have seen the shaft inside the shift knob crack and cause this problem (its made of plastic). Worst-case scenario, your transmission may have some serious problems...

Jan 10, 2010 | 2004 Jeep Wrangler

1 Answer

Have 93 GMC Jimmy - AC/Heater Fan Motor blowing fine - then cut in & out and now does not blow. Disabled with Service Dog in FL returning CA - any simple steps/items I can check and where is Fan...


your blower motor is dead replace it.it located either under the hood in the engine compartment on the fire wall or under the dash on the passengers side.It is not hard to do if you are mecanicaly inclined.cost between $30/$100,if you do it.

Jul 23, 2009 | GMC Jimmy Cars & Trucks

Not finding what you are looking for?
Cars & Trucks Logo

Related Topics:

86 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Ford Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74945 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

fordexpert

Level 3 Expert

5467 Answers

Are you a Ford Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...