If it's low, then such problems occurs. So buy a shift kit that letsyou manually shift whenever you want. Becareful about getting it rebuilt, most shops see Dodge transmissions and they see dollar signs. In most cases, the collector pipe for the exhaust will need to be unbolted from the headers. Second shop told me what my problem was by just knowing year and make of my truck.
I hit my brake in the middle of traffic trying to keep from hurting my engine. The vehicle was taken to a local mechanic who informed the contact that the reverse gear retention clip came out and disintegrated. The drver-side window molding leaks and on certain days causes fogging of the window resulting in a loss of vision and an unsafe driving condition. A representative verbally agreed that Chrysler would pay for diagnosis and repair if problem was caused by factory defect. If The shifter assembly is got misaligned, it has to be open and realign. The contact owns a 1998 Dodge Ram 1500.
Nothing is perfect, 1500, as well as others, has its failures and this article will help you to get to know about most common troubles of your car and give you a piece of advice how to avoid and solve problems. I thought I was going to have to pull it out and get it rebuilt or just replace it. With the info that you have provided the direct clutches are welded together. If it's low, then such problems occurs. I am bringing the truck in again for them to do the mod again. That was at 134,000Km it's now got 210,000 and shifting like a dream.
When the truck had 2,987 miles on it the original transmission destorted by itself, a new one was installed and 2 recalls performed 788 and 799. There is a manufacturer's problem with this transmission!!!!!!!!!. Get more information from Fiat-Chrysler at 1-800-853-1403. If transmission goes into drive gear, suspect a shift cable or shifter assembly problem. If the clutches slip, even a little, it can cause significan … t damage to the clutches and the transmission will fail completely. The crank sensorwas put on however it started stalling again.
To solve the problem the Dodge Company and in early 2003 the Fiat-Chrysler Company has given the appropriate torque specs how to tighten the transfer case to the transmission fasteners. Truck was fine until i stopped and filled it up, then i noticed if when i got back in. Add, the valvoline, transmission medic and make sure you have the right level of fluid That solved my transmission problems, instantly it was shifting better, I no longer had to let off the gas to make it shift. Looking at your transmission you'll see a wiring harness, this harness will go from your switch and then send a signal to your vehicle's computer to allow it to start if it's requirements are met Jan 31, 2011 head. Now it is doing just fine. The name went after its Rear wheel drive and Full Electronic control system.
Drop the trans pan and drain all the oil, clean pan and magnet 6. Stepped on gas pedal and vehicle would not move. I only have 78,000 miles on my truck and don't pull heavy loads or load my pick-up with heavy loads. Also, there was erratic operation of overdrive kicking in without provocation. I hope this helps I just had the same trouble with my 96 dodge ram truck 5.
Nov 26, 2012 It can be issue with gears or problem with transmission and needs to be rebuilt. That was at 134,000Km it's now got 210,000 and shifting like a dream. You will need a new filter and about 9 qts. The new problem I have now is when it acted like it was out of fuel and then wouldn't turn over after it died. If it's low, then such problems occurs. Hi I have the following problem: in line at drive thru, put in park, then moved on in drive, put pack in park, tried to move into drive, nothing, except car now goes backwards, tried to put it in any other gear, no luck, still going backwards.
The consumer was informed by the district manager that the manufacturer was increasing the horse power and torque to help solve the transmission shifting problem. If that's not possible find a large parking lot to use for our test. Only 1500 Ram is produced till our days, all his brothers actually died in 2008. Is the transmission fault light on? When going down the road, it always shifts hard, and sometimes you have to let go of the gas and it will switch gears. I have talked to some other guys and they owned 1998 rams and the same thing happened. When it does shift into overdrive and I hit a bump in road it will go out of overdrive. I have a 2004 Ram 2500, 125k miles on it.