1963 ford thunderbird transmission

Asked by Mar 08, 2018 at 04:13 AM about the 1963 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1963 ford thunderbird transmission  It doesn't work
when put in reverse but all driver gears work fine is
there easy fix so I don't have to rebuild it

2 Answers

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It has to come out to replace ft pump, I would rebuild it as long as it is out.

Be careful you have the rascal drained when you drop it. They have a bazillion quarts of ATF in them and it WILL go all over the floor if you don't. I changed one in a long-ago February in an unheated garage and I had to roll around in it to complete the job. I had long hair and it got soaked and was wrapping around the creeper wheels. My clothes stuck to my back soaked in cold ATF. Make sure it's drained! :-)

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