1st gear thump at acceleration

Discussion in '1998 - 2011 Ford Ranger' started by TWT51, Apr 27, 2009.

  1. TWT51

    TWT51 twt51

    I own a 2000 ford ranger edge 3.0 automatic trans with 117,000 miles
    it thumps into 1st gear at takeoff from full stop. any ideas !
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  3. Slipping Transmission

    Sounds like your tranny is slipping or has low hydrolic pressure, maybe low on fluid.
  4. TBlech

    TBlech New Member

    Drive shaft u-joints...
  5. Hooligan

    Hooligan Rangerholic!!

    its the slip yoke in the drive shaft, move the rubber boot and lubricate it. Alot of auto rangers have that problem

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