2003 ford explorer transmission

Asked by garygdc Dec 31, 2012 at 12:48 AM about the 2003 Ford Explorer Limited V6

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

on my 2003 ford explorer, the check transmission light came on, what could be the problem, or the most likely

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Does your transmission slip between 2nd and 3rd gear? it was kinda a known issue for those at about 115k miles

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is it running fine ? if so i could be that your oil levels low if there is some Noise what kind of noise it is and where is it coming from and when ?

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check the oil level and if its low cheak if there is any leaks

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IS it the OD light coming on? If it is my 2003 had the same problem. Brought it to my tranny guy who fix it in ten minutes. Seems there is some electrial/electronic device bolted to the tranny on the passenger side in need of replacing.

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