Having problems with your 1991 Lexus ES 250 ?

1991 ES 250 Transnission won't go in reverse.

\015 Car ran fine, then suddenly would not go in reverse. I jacked it up and when I put it in reverse the wheels go forward. Fluid does not smell burnt. any ideas? I removed the shift cable to confirm the car was in reverse and that the cable adjustment was not off. Any ideas?\015 Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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