Car moves forward in Neutral, but wont move in reverse? on 1998 Ford Escort

My car abruptly stopped working, My car will shift into gears but will not move in reverse just revs, in neutral car actually will move forward, any ideas what could be wrong with it, Fluid Level is fine, filter and gasket were changed about 8 months ago?

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Sounds like a transmission problem. I suggest you take it to a shop, if there are any ATRA certified shops, check them out. Find info here: