what causes 2004 Sport Trac to hesitate and jerk when accelerating? on 2004 Ford Explorer Sport Trac

"I have a 2004 Ford Sports Trac, mileage is abt 95,500. For a few days it has been hesitating when i pull off almost like it doesn't want to go into gear, and when it finally goes into gear it jerks. Please Help????"

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I would look at the plugs and wires for missfires. common issue.

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check the fluid it may need a transmission service ,fluid and filter change when the fluids get old and hot so many times they bresk down and you loose your protectin
Thanks!...I checked the fluid level on yesterday and it was fine..Do you think i need to change the fluid out???