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2006 ford taraus runs 2300 rpm at 65 mile perhour. Taraus…

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2006 ford taraus runs...

2006 ford taraus runs 2300 rpm at 65 mile perhour

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '06 Ford?

Taraus sel

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes changed fluid and filter

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? How has your mileage been lately?

138000 far as I can tell ok

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

The code po402 comes up

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Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 6 months ago
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Hi, my name is ***** ***** is usually caused by the torque converter in the transmission not going into lock up, when you are cruising at 65, and lightly push the brakes, do the rpms go up slightly?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
no it runs at 2200 at 65 I though that was high
Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 6 months ago

it should go up when slightly pressing the brakes, if it does not, then the torque converter is not locking up, and causing the rpms to be too high, this is usually caused by a bad TCC solenoid in the transmission, torque converter control solenoid, Tim

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Ford Mechanic: Tim Mohr, ASE MASTER TECH replied 6 months ago

Please dont forget to rate me, so i can get credit for helping, thanks,Tim

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