Transmission problems?? - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
911 Urgent Situations Emergency Forum , Need Help Fast ? Post Here ! Urgent Topics Only

User Tag List

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 1 Old 08-27-2013, 09:05 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
BioStroker's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Victor, ID
Posts: 446
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Thanks: 10
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Transmission problems??

My truck is not operational right now and I'm on the road. I was driving down the interstate going 75 mph with no problems. Got off at an exit, and when I pushed down on the gas it felt like I had no power. Engine running fine, just felt like the transmission wouldn't engage. I ran some codes and got P0720-Output Speed Sensor and P1690 Wastegate Solenoid circuit. There was a mechanic at a shop who didn't have time to look at it, but told me to swap my OSS Sensor with his. No go. There was also a rag that was spun around the front passenger wheel well and unplugged the vaccum line for the hubs and pulled some of the other wires off of the frame. No clue if thats related. I'm stuck 3 hours from home and my truck is now at a Ford dealer. Just trying to figure out what could be going on.

Ford dealer just called and they think its the transmission. Quoted me $4500 for a new one. Second opinion?

2000 F350 Crew Cab Short Bed,
AIS Intake/Zoodad, 203 thermostat, Billet Housing
Vegistroke WVO conversion, AIH Delete, Wicked Wheel, TurboMaster Wastegate controller
Pyro/Boost/Tranny Guages
4" Magnaflow Straight Pipe
DP-Tuner F6 80hp Econo, 80hp Tow, Decel, 100hp Performance, 120hp Race
BioStroker is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome