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When I shift my 91 Pathfinder into reverse it doesn't want to move, but if I go forward a little bit then shift into reverse and rev the engine it will slam into reverse and squawk the tires, but then it backs up fine. Have to do this every time I want to back up.

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What your doing is called abuse.
I realize your just diagnosing things

Having owned a trans shop,and without knowing the mileage on your trans,it sounds as though a rebuild is in your future.

No external fix,when they don't engage

If your mechanically inclined,you could pull the valve body and clean.
If the fluid is anything other than pink and smelling like new,your done.

Posted on Nov 05, 2010

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