In Reply to: 1952 Ford 8N posted by Tom on July 10, 2018 at 10:35:06:
To add to what the others have said:
If the handle moves when you take the cover off you will know the internal shifter sleeve is frozen. That may require a split to fix.
If the handle won't move with the cover off the handle is frozen in the cover and you can deal with that on the bench.