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Old 07-25-2011, 09:27 AM   #1
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Unhappy 91 ranger auto transmission problem

When you shift from park to either reverse or o/d or drive or 1 or 2 it doesn't engage for at least a minute or soo. Once you get going in drive and come to stop sign and press brake peddle it jumps out of drive into a temporary neutral then after shifting back and forth in the 12Dand o/d it will go until next time you have to brake. I checked tranny fluid and topped it off. Will I be able to fix myself or is it totally gone. I thought I might drop tranny pan and put new filter in and fill it up again. Do you think this will fix or do you think it needs a major overhaul.
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Old 07-25-2011, 03:49 PM   #2
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I say try a new filter and fluid change before you go through with a rebuild or whatever. If it goes, at least you have a new filter
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