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chrysler cirrus 2000 2.5l engine. transmission shifts forward but not in reverse

Hi Russell,
The best approach is to get a fault code readout of the transmission control module which will give us clue about what needs to be done. An independent shop should do that for $40 or less.
Ask for the 4-digit fault code number(s), what it means, and what they would recommend doing. Then let me know and we'll compare notes with the shop manual for that code.
Sorry for the delay but I just found your question in the "pool" to which it was referred by Kevin.

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