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Help with AE and trans codes on my obs

I have a 96 250 with an E4OD, I get the od light flashing periodically, and rough shifting and slipping. I have AE with the Ford enhanced powertrain, when I hook it up no codes show. It is my understanding that the flashing od light stores a code. Do I need to have it hooked up when the light is flashing? Does AE read the trans codes? Any help/advise would be greatly appreciated, Thanks.
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yes, when the OD light flashes it sets and stores a code. you can pull it at anytime. I am not familiar with AE so i cant tell you how to do it, but i assume you can.

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I thought that was the case, I guess I need to learn AE a little better. Or what other code readers are out there that would pull trans codes and not break the bank.
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look for a used snap on brick. should be a couple hundred. just make sure you get the ford enhabced cartridge. that's what i used to use

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Snap on Brick? is that the MT2500?
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yes that's the one

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Why not contact AE tech support and get the program working right, since you've already spent money on it? It should always at least throw a P1111.
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Ok I finally got it to work, I had to change the setting to Non OBD-II, and now it works great, I got the PO500 speed sensor code. At least now I know where to start looking
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glad you figured it out.

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