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Over drive light started flashing the other day. Took it to my mechanic he checked it out and told me there are metal flakes in the transmission fluid and that my transmission is failing. Is it possible that it could be something else?

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Yes. the flashing light means you have a DTC fault code present. Youe need to have a dealer scan for the code and it will tell you what the issue is. Report back.
I would have the transmission fluid serviced, filter & flush. About $125 & about 1/2 hour to scan for the DTC code.

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