I have a 2005 Escape and when the trans is cold it pulls just fine but when the temp comes up it wont pull any ideas ?

Asked by Jan 31, 2017 at 12:43 AM about the 2005 Ford Escape XLT 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

runs great cold but the trans wont pull when it warms up ?

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The most common is shift solenoid failure, but I am starting too notice some these are just wearing out due to poor servicing, take it too a tranny shop, they can plug in and run electrical and pressure test and then tell you if it is solenoid, control module or a worn out tranny.

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