How do I shift out of park if the O/D light is flashing and transmission light is on?

Asked by Jun 15, 2013 at 10:38 PM about the 2001 Mazda Tribute DX 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My son and I replaced the water pump and now the car cannot shift out of Park.  The O/D
light is flashing along with the transmission light.  Does the computer need to reset or did
I do something wierd?

2 Answers

Sounds like a connector has gotten jostled loose...to reset the electricals disconnect the battery and press the brake pedal five times to release any latent charge, then put it back...if the problem is electrical in nature, this should reset it...if it's a mechanical connection...back track your moves to find the unplugged goodie~

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This may help narrow down your problem. http://www.mazdaforum.com/forum/tags/od/

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