Was driveing my 97 with 4.6 and all of a sudden i lost over drive does anyone know what might of happen was driving at 100/km and when the car slowed down it seemed like it went in to neutral then it came back then it went again but when i took off the overdrive i was able to drive it home

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29 Jun, 2012

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The engine in this cars drive train is fully electronically controlled by a computer called the PCM. Whenever a problem like this stall (or many other faults) occurs the computer stores a record of the problem in the form of a fault code in its memory, to read these fault codes you must have the systems memory scanned with a specail tool. Once the fault code(s) are read you then must perform the appropriate diagnostic testing to find and resolve the problem(s)



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