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Why might an over drive light be flashing?

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2011-09-13 16:05:14
2011-09-13 16:05:14

1996 Ford Countour is because the transmission is overheating usually due to overfilling with transmission fluid.

This is not necesarily true. line preasure could be down, torque converter slipping, especially in the ford axod transmisions, they have a short longevity and once that light comes on stop driving it and get it to a tranny shop. this light is equal to an engine check light only for the tranny. However the transmission has no way to shut itself off to prevent damage.

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