our car only drives in reverse not in D or 1&2. What do we do to fix this? on 1996 Ford Contour

is it an expensive fix?

by in Zeeland, MI on December 11, 2011
2 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by on December 11, 2011
The best(cheapest) thing to do is buy a used transmission and replace it.If someone take it a part and diagnose the problem that will cost and you end up to buy a transmission anyway. Just skip that. Save time and money.
COMMENT by on December 11, 2011
Can you tell me what you think is the problem? Could it possibly be the electric sensor? We are trying to stear away from having to purchase a tranny. It works great in reverse! lol
COMMENT by on December 11, 2011
LOL! Well your neck will hurt after a whyle.lol Take it to a professional to check wiring and soleniod. But seems to me its mechanical.
ANSWER by on December 11, 2011
front clutch pack has failed. it will have to come out anyway. Roy