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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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My my truck slips when the overdrive light is off when I get

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My my truck slips when the overdrive light is off when I get up to about 50 miles an hour they said it was the range sensor so I changed it but it still doing the same thing can you help me
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Customer: Yes
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: I change the neutral switch
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Ford Mechanic should know about your Ford?
Customer: No
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 7 months ago.
Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose). I normally log in after 3 pm central. Please make sure to let me know exactly what is needed from me so I can provide EXCELLENT 5 STAR service. Can I get the year, make, model, engine?What code numbers are stored?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
It is a go fo it is a 04 Ford F 150 5.4 Harriet new body style
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 7 months ago.
Do you recall the trouble codes that were stored that made them assume the TR sensor was to blame?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No I only had a lean code that was it
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 7 months ago.
When a transmission slips imagine your on ice. The rpms rise high and fast, the vehicle speed going forward though does not actually increase (not meaning watching the speedometer) Is that what is occurring?When it slips are you getting a vibration, jerking, bucking, hiccup type feeling from the truck?
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
No not getting any rattling noise or anything just watching the RPMs go up that's about it when I cut the overdrive off it drives fine but never getting over 55 / 60
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 7 months ago.
So when overdrive is on, when you get this slip sound or feeling, what is heard or felt or seen?
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 7 months ago.
Hello again Chris here,1) When customers come to Just Answer the website and the experts want them to have a great 5 star experience.2) We also want them to be so pleased that they come back for future needs.3) I have the feeling you were not pleased with my help because the post was not rated and or you need me to help more. If so please do reply.4) I have an option for an additional fee to upload diagrams, repair guides, find a repair facility, or call you if that would help. Thanks Chris

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