I have a 1998 Toyota Tercel and the O/D off light recently came on while I was driving. What exactly does that mean and how can I get it to turn off?

Marlee33
0

Asked by Marlee33 Jan 24, 2014 at 03:03 PM about the 1998 Toyota Tercel

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

a1rolfer
0

It is a switch for overdrive on the transmission. The switch is a button on the side of the shifter. It should only be switched on when at highway speeds. You want to drive at city speeds with the o/d off light on. Ass backwards if you ask me. I own a 98 and the previous owner drove with the light off which means overdrive on, and ruined the rings in the motor and was blowing blue burning oil.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

Search Toyota Tercel Questions

Toyota Tercel Experts

#1 tropikalpirate
tropikalpirate
Reputation 170
#2 98DAK
98DAK
Reputation 150
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Corolla"
1,299 Great Deals out of 53,373 listings starting at $1,988
Used Toyota Camry"
1,598 Great Deals out of 80,612 listings starting at $1,200
Used Honda Civic"
1,031 Great Deals out of 64,635 listings starting at $1,400
Used Toyota Supra"
30 listings
Used Ford Mustang"
530 Great Deals out of 35,458 listings starting at $1,600

Used Cars For Sale