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An orange light O/D off came on today on the dashboard around the stering wheel. Is this a problem and can I drive it

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OD is toggled on and off - usually with a switch near/on the shifter.

It will not hurt to drive - but you will have no passing gear. (overdrive)

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O/D stands for Overdrive. There is an Overdrive button located under the larger Thumb button on your gear shifter. The smaller OverDrive button turns the O/D on and off. Press that button and the O/D Off light should go out.

If the O/D Off light blinks, then there are other issues with your car.

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