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#601 of 606 F 250 transmission
Dec 30, 2012 (8:42 am)
We just bought a used 1997 F 250 plow truck. Today was our first time using it. We were backing up and I noticed a line of rust colored drips. It appears that a cap of some kind was knocked off and all the transmission fluid ran out. The guy at Napa said there is no cap there. But my husband looked under and definetlynsaw where a metal cap would go. A anyone know if this is true, what it is called? And any other advise.
#602 of 606 1991 tran trouble
Jan 12, 2013 (11:15 pm)
have 1991 f250 tranmission was rebuild because was not shifting out of 2 in to d &od was it still doing same thing was told it was elector or something else can anyone help and is there any way to scan a 91
Mar 10, 2013 (11:46 am)
I GOT A 1996 F150 FORD PICKUP..THE AUTOMATIC TRANS IT PUSH BUTTON OVERDRIVE AND LATLEY THE LIGHT ON THE BUUTONT TO PUT IT IN OVER DRIVE HAS BEEN FLASHING AND THE TRANS SEEMS LIKE ITS HOLDING BACK,LIKE TIGHTING UP SO WHAT DO U THINK THE PROBLEM IS?AND IF I TURN THR TRUCK OFF PUT IT BACK IN GEAR ITS OK
#604 of 606 transmission problem
Mar 10, 2013 (11:48 am)
I GOT A 1996 F150 FORD PICKUP..THE AUTOMATIC TRANS IT PUSH BUTTON OVERDRIVE AND LATLEY THE LIGHT ON THE Button TO PUT IT IN OVER DRIVE HAS BEEN FLASHING AND THE TRANS SEEMS LIKE ITS HOLDING BACK,LIKE TIGHTING UP SO WHAT DO U THINK THE PROBLEM IS?AND IF I TURN THR TRUCK OFF PUT IT BACK IN GEAR ITS OK
#605 of 606 Re: transmission problem [bigtruck48]
by kcram HOST
Mar 10, 2013 (5:13 pm)
While it varies from manufacturer to manufacturer, a flashing overdrive light usually means the overdrive has been disabled due to a detected problem (overheating, etc.). You likely now have a trouble code from this, so get the codes checked and that should give you a starting point..
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#606 of 606 Slipping trans?
Mar 31, 2013 (7:23 pm)
Have a 2004 F150 4.6 v8 w/130k miles. Have gone through 2 ignition coils (cylinders 1&3) the past few months after jerky idling and coding. Everything worked fine for a month, but now I am getting occasional wobble in the RPMs at a stop light accompanied by a "bump" from what feels like the tranny. Accelerates fine and on even highway is fine, but when it goes up a hill it will buck and jerk briefly as it downshifts under load. Has towing package and trans cooler but have only towed about 6 times with it. I'm the only owner and have kept all maintenance fully up to date. Any ideas?
Oddly enough, if I accelerate up the same hill by giving it more gas it does not seem to act up...