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My O/D sensor keeps coming on...I took it to a repair shop and they ''cleaned'' it because it was gunky. How likely is it that I will be looking at a new transmission to overcome this problem?

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Please take it to a dealership,they will not guess or waste you're money and stand behind all work. the O/D light is diagnostics for transmission faults. please don't gamble and replace a trans if its just a valve body or solenoid. you may save money from a shop guessing and costing you more money.

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