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#215 of 229 00 ls what is wrong whit this thing girrrrrrrrr
Nov 15, 2011 (2:52 am)
hi everybody.i have 00 ls v6 got 144xxx on it.problem is when you put in drive and next shift car moves abaut a inch and it stalls.it does drives in reverse and very last shift(gear).it got a noise in torgue converter like something is louse,engine is misfireing got to be one of the coil (new spark plugs) and engine lights is on.i was on the road going abaut 45 mph and car stalls on me waited abaut a minute started again did maybe querter mile did the same thing towed to back yard now i asked maybe 10 mechanics they all said you need a trany ( whe need $ ) but i got strong fealing that it is not the trany problem .any idea what could it be THANK YOU ALL
#216 of 229 Re: 00 ls what is wrong whit this thing girrrrrrrrr [mortils2000]
Nov 15, 2011 (5:55 am)
If it runs in some gears but not in others then it's almost certainly a tranny problem. I would verify the engine misfire and get that fixed first, then see if the problems continue and if so go after the tranny.
#217 of 229 06 LS Transmision Shift Pack
Mar 29, 2012 (8:20 am)
Had to have the transmissions shift solenoids replaced at 69000 miles (on a well maintained vehicle) to correct a very hard shift from 1st to 2nd. It appears as if this is not an uncommon problem with this transmission and a very costly unexpected repair. Ford Motor Co indicated there is no monetary assistance offered for this problem as there is no recall.
The tranny does shift effortlessly after the repair.
Does anyone know of a recall for this problem or a way to have the bill reduced?
#218 of 229 Re: 06 LS Transmision Shift Pack [alpine7]
Apr 03, 2012 (2:35 pm)
May I ask how much was the repair and where are you located? I have similar shifting issues and would like some insight.
#219 of 229 Re: 2006 LS--transmission problem? [ezaircon4jc]
Apr 17, 2012 (3:17 pm)
I have a 2005 Lincoln LS. How much did it cost you to replace the solenoid pack and what were the symtoms leading up to your trans problem.
#220 of 229 Re: 06 LS Transmision Shift Pack [alpine7]
May 03, 2012 (8:18 pm)
I have a lincoln ls 2004 v6 car. The engine stalled twice when I stopped quickly at a red light signal. I had to push to P and restart the engine once. The engine light is not on and I did not feel it is the misfire problem. Another thing, each time I change from D to R, I can feel my car a little shake (if I do it slowly, the car don't shake). And sometimes when I push the gas a lot when the signal turns green I heard a big noise which sounds like the gear is not matched. I drove to the lincoln dealer to check the engine problem and they took 3 days and they they can't find any problem about the engine but they found the transmission problem. They performed electronic tranmission diagnosis and said EEC test KOEO pass CONT PASS KOER pass. They told me : the transmission fluid level OK and fluid is varnished. They also do a road test and told me: transmission neutralizes AHEN coming to a stop and shifts erratic also makes whning noise on acceleration from torque converter. They suggest me to change the transmission which will cost 3,700 $. I don't want to pay that so I came here to ask for help. This is my first car and I like it.
#221 of 229 Re: 2004 LS transmission problems [akirby]
Oct 27, 2012 (11:53 am)
I have a 2003 LS V6 which I got in 2004 that has started shifting hard in all gears. I have 79,150 miles on it. No lights are on I took it to a transmission shop and they said that there is nothing wrong with my transmission and that it must be a computer problem. They recommended that I see a electrical person. In March of this year it was linking oil so I spent $1300.00 dollars with that. I won't go into what I spent last year and the year before smh. But I think I am done spending my money.
#222 of 229 Re: 06 LS Transmision Shift Pack [socalcarl]
Oct 27, 2012 (12:01 pm)
I would also like to know the cost. I don't drive my car for fear of doing some major damage.
#223 of 229 Re: 05 LS V6 96K+ [xpricanpridex]
Nov 01, 2012 (9:30 am)
I am having the problems smh. I need some advice too 03 LS V6 79,150K.
Feb 02, 2013 (5:57 pm)
i have a 02 lincoln ls v8 ,,,the trans stop working,,, i play wit the celenoids pack fuse the first time and it ran good ,and the next day y start the car put it in gear and nothin again,,i play wit the fuse but nothing happen,,i put a new selenoid pack,new trans oil,new trans filter and still not woking,,, ???? cant somebody help wit any ideas,,, evebody is telin me the trans is good you have a electrical probles,,,,someone help,,thankssssssss