Od light is coming on your 2002 ford ranger does this mean your transmission is going out?

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O.D means that your'e overdrive gear is working, if you're rpms are higher than usual you can go to auto zone and get you're obd ii SCANED FOR FREE od is usually referred to as overdrive witch sp? means an extra gear helps you're mpgs. this should help

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