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8730 ford tractor rpm sensor initially says 0 rpm when

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8730 ford tractor rpm...

8730 ford tractor rpm sensor initially says 0 rpm when started up then in 3 - 4 seconds reads "open" During the same time period the thing wont shift between 9 and 10 th gears, just rolls to a stop. It will shift if I toggle the inching pedal when I shift. thanks in advance

Mechanic's Assistant: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the brake switch?

Probably 20 or more years, but how could the brake switch caust this problem

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

8730 power shift don't know the year

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Ford?

I don't know the year is it on a serial number somewhere

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

Tried to calibrate the tranny

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

Yes , where is the speed sensor... on injection pump? I already tried a new sensor no help

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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