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My 2003 Ford Taurus check transaxle light is flashing. My

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My 2003 Ford Taurus check transaxle light is flashing. My brother hooked it up to a diagnostic tool. He gets about 10 Torque Converter Electrical Fault codes. Initially the car would not turn over. He purchased a used ECM and had it reprogrammed. The car is now turning over but runs rough and will not automatically shift gears. He unplugged the transmission and the car runs a lot smoother but still will not shift gears. We thought the problem was related to the transmission but a friend of his told him that it was electrically. What electrically could be affecting the torque converter?
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Ford Mechanic: Steve S, Ford Technician replied 8 years ago
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Hi thereCustomer Is it EXACTLY the correct PCM part number for this vehicle? The vehicle shifted fine until the PCM replacement? Steve
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Steve,

Thank you for your reply.

Yes, it would not even turn over before the PCM was replaced. My brother actually found out what the problem was and it is working fine now. I had a missing fuse. The one that connects to the wire that powers the a/c, transmission and O2 sensors.
Ford Mechanic: Steve S, Ford Technician replied 8 years ago
Well garced7 I am glad that you got it back on the road. Thanks Steve
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