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Q: transmission locks on 1995 Lincoln Town Car

When I come to a stop, it acts like a stick shift transmission, and Like I forgot to push in the clutch, and kills the engine.
Start it back up and shifts and runs fine until the next stop.
Also does this in reverse.
But it is an automatic transmission
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This sounds like the torque converter may be bad, or something else in the transmission. I suggest you take this to a transmission shop, look for an ATRA approved shop if you can.
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