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almost wants to start but doesn't what's the problem
gear shifter on steering column..when moving from park, gear shifter does not catch from one gear to another it feels disconnected, will not engage transmission
I replaced head gasket. motor ran for awhile then shut off.normal. But I went to start back up it started. then 3rd time I went to start fuel pump wasnt making a sound.So I replaced it. but still doing same thing fuel pressure tester says 0. Wiring problem maybe?
A friend of mine drove his van from DC to Bakersfield California.
To take care of his 94 yr old mother.
He's starting to have problems with his passenger side window.
He said he checked the fuses and they where still good... Both windows roll up slowly and sometimes you gotta pull it cause they slide off track and you have push it back.
But now it just won't do nothing.. What else could be wrong and how can he fix it?
It just happens when I turn and then it kicks back in when I go straight.
no rear tail, stop, or turn signals lights.

it does not do it all the time but when it does it the van goes faster than what you set the cruise to
Is there anything I can do to fix it?
Transmission only has forward gears in all settings (PRND321). 23k old rebuild by a ATEC transmission in Elma ($1700). Passed a car one day and van revved up slammed back into gear and since will not go into anything but drive. Start van and it feels like it wants to move forward, put in R and feels like it wants to go forward more so, neutral the same etc through all gears but the most easy to get rolling is D. feels like starting in 3rd gear on all settings. once rolling in d get up to 45 and when converter goes to lock up it slams down into 2 gear. ATEC wants another $1200 to look at. BTW, no whining, burning fluid (looks new) or codes detected by ATEC, just starts and stays in top gear. Help!
I was driving and felt a bump then my upper two gears quit working. This was the first time anything like that happened. does anyone know what could have happened or how to fix this.
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