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2010 Ford Taurus Limited 4dr Sedan FWD

2010 Ford Taurus
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Front Wheel Drive, 4 Door Sedan, Large Cars
18 mpg city / 27 mpg hwy
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August 8, 2012, 10:00 am

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Question: Transaxel Issue?? $$$

I dont understand why the car is doing this, but it will not shift out of first gear. The Exclamation point in the car is coming on, and the manual says its a transaxel issue. Someone told me it could be TOO MUCH transmission fluid since when the stick was dipped down in there, it came up way past what it should be. Never did a transmission fluid changed, but every time I took it to Wal Mart, they said they topped off my transmission fluid. ?? Does anyone know what it could be, and now much it would be to repair it???


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