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WILL NOT GO OUT OF 3RD GEAR

1994 Mercury Sable • 198,671 miles

1994 mercury sable - when I am driving. What could it be? Car was sitting for about a year. Then when I started to drive again it would not shift out of 3rd. Gear. What would cause this to happen? The car it a 1994 mercury sable. We put a throttle position sensor on it did nothing.
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Hrice9294
April 7, 2012.




The valve body may be rusty not allowing the valves to move.
Try having the system flushed otherwise it needs to be pulled and overhauled.

Roy



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