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2013 Ford Escape S FWD 4dr

2013 Ford Escape
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Front Wheel Drive, Sport Utility Vehicle, Sport Utility Vehicle - 2WD
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December 19, 2011, 1:34 pm

AutomotiveForums M

Question: Transmission censors

Does ford have a known problem with censors?
My OD/off light starts blinking after about 30 miles of driving. The trans shop tells me nothing is wrong!
Whats up, is it the trans or maybe a faulty censor?
Where is the censor in question?
how can I test this censor?

December 22, 2011, 9:16 pm

Elizabeth K

That light indicates there is a problem somewhere in the system. Assuming a qualified transmission shop scanned for codes and checked the transmission mechanically, most of the ground has been covered already. Does pressing the O/D button affect the flashing light?

There are many sensors related to the transmission. This article will give you an oversight of them:

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