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Transmission stuck in third gear

(1999 Ford Escort)
in Muskegon, MI on November 13, 2010
i was just driving my 5 speed escort down the road and went to shift from third to fourth and it is stuck in third gear. i tryed shutting it off and it will shift through the gears but when i get to third it is really sloppy and makes no noise in the transmission. even when the shifter is in neutral it is still in gear. what is causing this?
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on November 13, 2010
Unfortunately, it sounds like a shift linkage or shift fork issue, or other internal transaxle issue. You will need to have it looked at. Best of luck...here is a link to repair facilities near you...

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