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Old 05-10-2011, 02:13 PM
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Default engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

when i use my truck with the tow haul on, the engine light will flash and my truck will cut out. When i have it off the truck drives just fine. any ideas whats wrong? thanks!
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:20 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

When did Ford start putting a tow/haul mode on Rangers???
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:23 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

idk but its on the end of ur shifter
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:24 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

You mean the overdrive on/off button??
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:27 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

haha ya my bad same difference
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:31 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

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Old 05-10-2011, 02:33 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

ya i didnt even look, just took a guess, but anyways can anyone answer my question lol
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Old 05-10-2011, 02:48 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

It's not the same thing at all. But none the less, you should get a code scanner or have a shop read the codes. It doesn't really make sense that inhibiting overdrive would make the engine stop and the light flash.
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Old 05-10-2011, 04:04 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

ya i dont get it either once it comes on i just stop and wait and itll turn off in like 3mins
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

I thought you said the truck shuts off?
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Old 05-10-2011, 05:32 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

no i said it will cut out
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

Which is the same thing...
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Old 05-10-2011, 07:37 PM
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Hang in there Matt. Yer doin great... Breeeeeeeeath
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Old 05-10-2011, 08:20 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

cut out/shut off...
stop running....
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Old 05-10-2011, 08:28 PM
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Default Re: engine light flashes when i turn tow haul on

Lets try this. Please explain with some actual detail what happens and when. As you're describing it now obviously doesn't work because you're contradicting yourself and talking about things that don't exist.
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