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I have a 1986 ford f150. Its has an aod transmission and…

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Hello i have a 1986 ford f150

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your F150 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes its has an aod transmission and when im driving it looses power and then comes back up. I cant tell if it is the engine or the transmission. I was messing with the tv cable and then it seemed to run great then it started messing up again. When you hit the gas it acelerates good but then when your driving at a constatnt speed it does weird stuff loses power then kind of acts like it is shifting and power comes back. I cant tell if its engine or transmission. Maybe sensor, or electronics. Oh its the 5.0 fuel injected

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the power loss consistent, or does it fluctuate?

Its fairly consistent it just kind of disappears then i just wait and it comes back on then goes down again.

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

I noticed a clicking noise by the transmission pan when I was under it after I shut it off. But the key was off like something was clicking in and out. I thought it was wierd cause it wasnt running

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That clicking could be one of the shift solenoids.

Does the issue happen at random, constant, only when the vehicle has been driven and the transmission is hot?

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