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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-12-2018, 08:51 PM Thread Starter
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Trans won't go into reverse.

I got an 02 f250 automatic with the 7.3 and today as I was driving it randomly would not go anywhere when I stepped on the gas pedal. I made it to a gas station and when I tried leaving the truck wouldn't go in reverse. The truck only goes in reverse when the truck is only running accessories. I managed to get it back home and it drove fine it just still wont go in reverse. I checked the fluid and its good. Checked the shift linkage. Also I disconnected the battery for a bit and reconnected it. I was thinking maybe it's an electrical problem?
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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-12-2018, 10:46 PM
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Re: Trans won't go into reverse.

Nope, definitely internal. Time for a tranny shop

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post #3 of 2 (permalink) Old 07-13-2018, 01:36 AM
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Re: Trans won't go into reverse.

It's not electrical. There is nothing electrical that can prevent a reverse engagement. It could be a loose feed bolt between the case and valve body, or it's a damaged seal in the reverse clutch.

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