Overdrive Light On problems of the 2004 Mazda Tribute
Two problems linked to overdrive light on have been reported for the 2004 Mazda Tribute.
Overdrive Light On problem #1
The car involved is a 2004 Mazda Tribute. The vehicle's vehicle identification number (VIN) is 4F2CZ96164_. Transmission failed at 70,700 indicated by a flashing o/d light. Had to be replaced at my expense. Replacement is not working properly. This overdrive light on issue occurred Friday, May 2, 2008.
Overdrive Light On problem #2
The vehicle involved is a 2004 Mazda Tribute. The contact was driving approximately 35 mph when the vehicle stalled with the vehicle exhibiting an abnormal increase in engine rpms. The vehicle became unresponsive to acceleration attempts and was towed to an independent mechanic where the technician stated that the transmission would need to be replaced. The vehicle was repaired. Approximately two years later, the contact noticed that the overdrive warning light was flashing on the dashboard and the transmission began to shift erratically. The vehicle was taken to the dealer where the technician advised that the transmission would need to be replaced a second time. The vehicle was not further repaired. The approximate failure mileage was 85,000. The failure date was Thursday, January 8, 2009.
Other Power Train related problems of the 2004 Mazda Tribute:
|Problem Category||Number of Problems|
|Automatic Transmission problems||4|
|Transmission Failure problems||3|
|Overdrive Light On problems||2|
|Transmission Not Engage problems||1|
|Noises During Shifting problems||1|
|Power Train problems||1|
|Transfer Case problems||1|