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 Post subject: ef falcon wont find gears unless at 2000rpm?
Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 2:51 pm 
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Have recently done an engine change in my 96 ef wagon and ever since it wont find a gear unless revving at 2000rpm and i cannot figure it out, all help is appreciated..

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 Post subject: Re: ef falcon wont find gears unless at 2000rpm?
Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:25 pm 
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check the transmission has fluid?

 

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 Post subject: Re: ef falcon wont find gears unless at 2000rpm?
Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:07 pm 
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can you hear it change gear while driving. might be in limp home mode??
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Posted: Tue Jun 14, 2011 11:21 pm 
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HELLPG wrote:
can you hear it change gear while driving. might be in limp home mode??


LHM should keep you below ~3000 and in 3. Should have no issues engaging.
Could be a solenoid. Do a search on what solenoid does what and have a look at the engaging(?) solenoid.

 

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