I have a 2008 Explorer Sports Trac. Overdrive does not seem to kick in after approx 30 miles per hour. Engine revs up to 2500 RPMs and sounds real loud. OD light is not blinking. Any ideas?

Asked by Jan 30, 2016 at 01:56 PM about the 2008 Ford Explorer Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2008 Explorer Sports Trac. Overdrive does not seem to kick in after approx 30 miles per hour. Engine revs up to 2500 RPMs and sounds real loud. OD light is not blinking and when I click switch on column nothing happens other than light indicates OD is off. Any ideas?

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82,745

What is the engine speed at 60 or 70 mph?

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Somewhere between 2500-3000 RPMs

82,745

That is a little high. Your OD may not be engaging. I would take it to a good transmission shop.

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