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SO I just flew into Dallas this morning and i told my wife she could drive my truck while im away. I put my truck back to stock and gave her the keys she called me about two hours later and said that she drove twenty miles and she noticed that the factory tranny gauge was in the red and the tow haul light was flashing she also said there was a check engine light on. I am not going to be home to check codes or tranny fluid level. I also told her to drive the truck back home later today and watch my tranny gauge on my piller since it would be accurate. Does anyone know what this could be i have never had any problem with this truck and I pull my 10k all over the country so why would i have problems now on the stock tuning any help is very much appreciated thanks guys.

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Update ok my wife has still been driving the truck and she has been watching my issopro tranny gauge and it never gets over 130 150 so im good there but she says the factory gauge will go up and down gets hot and cool and the tow haul light goes on and off anybody now what this can be bas sensor or what.

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Bad sensor. Ford has plenty in stock. Common problem.
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yeah, def a bad sensor.

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Any idea how much they run.

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bet you were glad to hear that

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ya i finally let her drive it and it messes up not her fault but its kinda funny she feels bad though.

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soundz like a rollercoaster ride wit the gauges...prob bad sensor...!!!

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heres a vid everthing shifts great so i guess its just a sensor how much is one anybody no.
YouTube - 6.0 Tranny problems

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