O/D OFF light flashing

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  1. nanate25

    nanate25 New Member

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    Is there a way to get the trouble code for the O/D light? I changed the plugs and wires and drove the car a little harder than my wife does and now the light flashes after cruising about 55 for a while. It's a 2000 V-6. Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks in advance!

    Nate
  2. DBMSTNG

    DBMSTNG I fantasize about it being BIG! Founding Member

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    don't know for sure, but i would assume it would throw a code.
  3. timeless2

    timeless2 Vi Veri Veni Versum Vicus Vici Admin Dude

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    Nate, is this on a Mustang or another vehicle?
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    The OD light is flashing because the transmission hs set a code, Take it to your local auto parts store and let them scan if for free. Then come back with the code number and the discription of the code.
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    kbeefy New Member

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    I don't know about mustangs, but that year superduty will do the same thing with different sized tires, gears, a loose speed sensor plug on the rear diff or a faulty speed sensor. As mentioned, get it scanned. I think ford stuff all goes throught the same OBDII plug but may take a different or better scanner, some others (chevy) have a seperate drivetrain diagnostic plug.

    edit: I spelled diff : doff
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    nanate25 New Member

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    Thanks for the advice. Guess I'll be taking it to get it scanned.
  7. dragnazz5.0

    dragnazz5.0 My "0" key d0esn't w0rk, s0 I have t0 use the zer0

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    that light usually indicates a tcc lockup problem....ive never seen it on a mustang before but the ford trucks (usually mid to late 90s) will flash that code when there is a torque converter lock up problem. i hope that isnt your case but just a heads up

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