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Overdrive light on gear shifter is blinking?

1996 Ford F150 XLT 4x4. My overdrive off light on shifter is blinking. Sometimes it will go off for a short while but pop back on. Is this something major or time to trade it in? Thank you for your quick response.

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  • anthonylavel Nov 14, 2008

    Thank you for your help. I will get the code read and get back to you, Thanks again, Anthony

  • kevin Jan 20, 2013

    i have a overdrive light flashing when it goes to third gear....the OD will not engage. i have changed speed sensors on tranny and rear end. also the swithc in the gear shift, and the shiffing solenoids just in side the pan. Nothing...does anyone have any ideas???? the tranny doesnt shift hard and the pan was absolutely clean!!

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    1997 f-150gear shift end popped off overdrive wires need diagram how to put wires back in shifter

  • Sheronda Boyd Apr 14, 2015

    My 2001 ford expendition doesn't want to pull on the overdrive light is blinking what could the problem be when driving it won't pick speed up help

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The overdrive light blinking indicates a code has been stored in you computers transmission control module, the cost will depend on the problem, some have had problems with the torque convertor clutch slipping, could be more major, get the code pulled out and I can provide you with a more complete answer. -Jared

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