what causes my transmission light go on and off and the fluid appear to overheat


Asked by Oct 12, 2014 at 08:06 PM about the 2000 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

Brown transmission fluid and the O/D light flashing is the cars way of telling you that there is a transmission fault. Since the light is flashing you can have a garage pull the codes to find out the exact problem.


its not the o/d light its a gear with a exclamation mark in the center, and the fluid is red

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