Transmission shifts hard from first to second gear only. Engine has 200,000 miles on it. Any solutions.
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2000 Ford Excursion Question: Transmission shifts hard in first gear
Answer #1dandd March 18, 2011, 15:47Master
Have you had your transmission serviced recently, if not that may help? Though typically a rough 1-2 shift is often caused by a defective transmission component. I would go to an ATRA certified transmission shop and have them test drive your Ford. They will know what the issue is after the test drive.