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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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97 F250 powerstroke, overdrive turned off and will not turn

Customer Question

97 F250 powerstroke, overdrive turned off and will not turn on. Have had truck 18 years, replaced torque converter, about 80k mi. ago. fluid is good and have 151,000 miles now.
JA: Do you have the torque specs? What size is the engine?
Customer: 7.3l
JA: What year is your F250?
Customer: 1997
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Checked fuzes
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: has been working fine, happened during accel to freeway speed
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  roy replied 1 year ago.

good evening my name is ***** ***** I will assist

do you have any codes???

have you checked the solenoid???


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No codes on an obo2 reader, do not know where the Solenoid is
Expert:  roy replied 1 year ago.

would love to talk to you.

payment failed. that is what came up. let me know when you get it straightened out and we can chat


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
You have my info already, guess you will have to cancel the whole thing, will not resend
Expert:  roy replied 1 year ago.

I have no control over money.

I only get paid a small portion of what the site charges you after you accept my answers

do you want to continue???

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I understand, it looks like 50 buck to continue don't have that, thanks
Expert:  roy replied 1 year ago.

ok, have a good evening