Q: Stuck in 1st and will not shift

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Vehicle will not shift from 1st goes into reverse fine autostick does not work. The shift solenoid was replaced by the previous owner. I have checked the relay its ok the fuse is ok i tested pin 4 and 5 circuit will not power up i am a ford mechanic i have a modis pro reason why i could test the circuit i comanded the solenoid on no power i traced the wires and found no breaks is it possible the pcm is corrupt? Am i missing something dtc p0765 and the p0700

My car has 180234 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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