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HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans
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Experience:  25 years Auto experience, Ford ,GM, Chrysler, Asian & European
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Oil temp light is on...cutting out..but tach surges, The one

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Oil temp light is on...cutting out..but tach surges
JA: Just to clarify, what are the exact lights you're talking about?
Customer: The one that looks like a little oil can
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 1998 expedition
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Hoping to..we checked the oil...added 2 qts..and my neighbor ran a standard diagnostic
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Recently, not ever time, but occasionally, when I put it in park she will over accelerate
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 2 months ago.

Hello, you mean the oil warning light? Do you have an oil pressure gauge in the cluster? Or just the red light? It comes on at idle or while driving? What codes were found if any when you had the diagnodstic check done?

Expert:  HDGENE replied 2 months ago.

Hello, do you need more help with this concern?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
No, it is fixed..Thank you!
Expert:  HDGENE replied 2 months ago.

Very good, wasnt sure what was goin on. What did you wind up repairing or replacing?