I have been told that it is the reverse transmission belt...is this accurate and if so what price range am I looking at to repair it?
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1999 Ford Explorer Question: I went to reverse today, heard a loud bang and my truck will no longer reverse!
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (13179 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper February 26, 2013, 13:22Master
r/b trans approx 2500.00
Replypushrod, February 27, 2013, 01:08Master
L/R band and soft parts about 1/2 that much approx. Just another option. Depends on mileage and how long owner plans to keep it. I guess.
Now that is if the ancor/servo tab off the band has not torn up other hard parts and pan not full of clutches, so as i say just another option.
It very well may not be worth repair! Got to take a look though. (I guess this is a 4x4 some were not.) Makes a little diff. in price!
Answer #2pushrod February 26, 2013, 16:12Master
Reverse band not belt. Can be repaired see an independent trans. mechanic. Not a chain store shop!
Replyglobalhelper, February 26, 2013, 17:06Master
its a 99 repair is a waste of money i believe