Having problems with your 1999 Ford Windstar ?

My 1996 ford van speedometer is not working and my overdrive light is blinking?

\015 My transmission is now shifting hard and my engine light is on how can I fix this problem, I have replaced the vehicle speed sensor 2 times and its never worked right\015
Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

Could be a problem with the cluster in the dash or the wiring from the speed sensor to the computer.
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