i have a 97 ford taurus se. it rides about 3000 rpms going sixty. any ideas as to why this could be?

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Asked by Mar 04, 2011 at 06:24 PM about the 1997 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Not dropping into overdrive .. is the od button also flashing ??? Its on the end of the shifter

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mine did same thing the abs fuse was blown speedo works now but still wont shift into overdrive, have a 97 sho.

sounds like the OD clutches are burned up,or is the OD button on.

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