1998 Ford Explorer Q&A

1998 Ford Explorer Question: My 5.0L V8 Explorer has problems switching from 1st to 2nd gear. Whats Wrong?

When I accelerate from a stopped position, I have to completely let off the throttle for at least 5 seconds until the engine switches gears. If I continue to accelerate the RPM's go through the roof and it does not change gears. -
Answer 1
possibly synchronizers are bad. -
Answer 2
auto or stk? seek free diag from aamco then shop prices -