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post #1 of 18 Old 04-21-2011, 06:08 PM Thread Starter
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Flashing O/D Light

What does it mean? I couldn't find anything helpful on google.

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It could be setting a converter slip code. Need to get it scanned for codes. Shifting any different?

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No. She shifting fine. I actually am not sure if it was there while I was driving. I noticed it when I put it in park and was just sitting there listening to the radio.

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Check your blinker and tail light bulbs, my guess is one of them is out.
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Check your blinker and tail light bulbs, my guess is one of them is out.
Never seen that cause an O/D light to flash. Stranger things have happened though.

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Not doubting your advice but who the hell designed that and said "Oh your blinkers and brake lights are out, Lets have the OD light flash to let them know!"

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Believe or not, Ford did. The blinker and tail lights are all tied together with your OD light. I thought the same thing when I first was told this, but I always know when I have a bulb out......lol
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I'd have to see that first hand cause I don't buy it. I could always tell if a bulb was out because my turn signal would flash faster.

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Well we will have to wait and see what he comes back with, but it is a fact that they are all tied together. I have owned my truck since new and everytime I see it blinking the first thing I do is check my bulbs, and everytime I find one out. Just telling you what I have experienced and what I have been told.
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Actually, this might be brilliant. I have the Centurion running boards. And its a dually. And I have cab lights, would it be linked to any of those too? I have a million lights on my truck haha

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