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Transmission shifts hard ,overdrive light flashes

Transmission shifts hard,and the transmission overdrive light on the gear selector flashes and won't turn on or off

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  • Anonymous Jan 11, 2009

    Same problem on a 97 e150

  • Anonymous Feb 01, 2009

    1993 f250 diesel. Mine does the same thong, except I have to let off the throttle for it to shify out of third. Fluid is red and no burnt smell.

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If your not as lucky as the two previous answer'ers, then you might be having a Torque Converter problem?
there is a meter you can purchase, OBD test meter, to find DTC's diagnostic trouble codes.
A simple fix to your current symptoms, but NOT the fix for your problems, is to disconnect the negative ground battery cable, for five minutes or more not four minutes and 59 seconds.
Vehicle may run rough for a few miles, shifting hard, etc., until that computer relearns the attributes of your vehicle.
if the problem is major, you will go right back to hard shifting, until the problem is repaired.

Posted on Mar 29, 2015

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  • Mike Tellegen Mar 29, 2015

    This site may be of great help to you…. http://www.troublecodes.net/ford/

  • Randy Ohler Mar 29, 2015

    ODBII doesn't work on 94.

  • Mike Tellegen Mar 30, 2015

    Sorry for not being clear... OBD/OBD1. You are correct NOT OBDII. But there is the old tester for both Ford and GM. The test port on a Ford is under the hood, drivers side, at the Firewall.

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My ford f250 was shifting hard to all gears and the overdrive light would not go off the speedometer did not work. I replaced the speed sensor on the top centet of the rear axle. That made the truck only shift hard from second. I discovered the fuse to the speedometer was blown. I replaced the fuse and the vehicle shifts like New.

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I had a similar problem which turned out to be caused by a leaking vacuum line.

Good luck!
Brent

Posted on Apr 11, 2009

  • troy cornett
    troy cornett Mar 20, 2014

    what do i need to replace a sensor or what

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