Ford tech consultants revealed that this is happening to many ford rangers, but no recall has been issued. I had to replace the 4X4cm with a brand new one. Shop AutoZone's incredible online selection and benefit from home shipping. I was not sure what that was. Complaint Number: 744032 Incident Date: April 11, 2001 Date Added to File: April 23, 2001 Description of the Complaint: While driving between my job in buffalo, ny, and my home in lexington, oh, I suffered a complete transmission failure and was forced to limp into a local ford truck sales place.
That's because it puts all its power right where you need it to go. I have a call into my mechanic now. Complaint Number: 10032382 Date Added to File: August 7, 2003 Description of the Complaint: The automatic transmission performed erraticly. This will cause an internal leak that will result in a drop in the transmissions line pressure. I hit 72,996 miles, and my over drive started flashing. The 4R55E is no exception. First the transmission went beacause it would not go past 2nd gear and the overdrive light was flashing.
The original part number is 1L54-7H417-ac and the new updated part number is 1L5Z-7E453-ac. I was like what is that, he said that is ugly. I drove it and made sure it was warmed up just like you're supposed to. Complaint Number: 750669 Date Added to File: August 21, 2001 Description of the Complaint: No summary listed for above vehicle. This is a really tough decision! I have put one 32oz bottle of Lucas and 5 quarts and the dip stick is high. Any help would be great because no I have to get some fluid out somehow. Ford has updated the part.
My truck only has 9,200 miles on it --- I have had it less than 4 months. Visual Identification Pan Bolts : Visual Identification Photos : C3 Automatic Transmission: Click the photos to enlarge The C5 automatic will have a hump in the bottom of the transmission pan. Our network of salvage yards offers high quality Ford Ranger auto or truck transmissions with low mileage, great warranty and best customer service. The vehicle has only 38412 miles total on it, warranty coverage only lasts until 36000 miles or 3 years. The 5R55E introduced adaptive shift control and sophisticated friction to friction shift ability. I took it in and once again thought it was fixed until a few months later it started doing the same thing.
Buy a recycled Ford Ranger transmission and save thousands of dollars. Once the truck is warmed up, this is not a problem. Also the truck seems to go through gas a bit too quickly, just about a bit over a quarter tank for every 10-15 miles. But thanks for the info. Now, after about 4 months after the work, I am experiencing the same problem yet again. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler. I have taken it into the dealer about 3 times for rough idle and have been turned away saying the cannot feel anything and that not to worry because its still under warranty.
If so, there is a possibility you did not align it correctly with the alignment pins. I wasn't sure, so I got to work and I made a few phone calls and looked on the web for information. They said 'you should not drive the truck. The shudder that is felt is erratic, but can be made to shudder if driven at the correct speeds. It is similar in design to the 4R44E except that it has an increased maximum torque capacity of 550 lbs.
I've had transmissions go out in other vehicles, and it always shows signs of wear and then slowly goes out, this took one day. As I drove around the parking lot where I work to warm up the truck, it was not going as fast as normal and it warmed up in about 20 minutes. I contacted Ford, and spoke to heather, and needless to say she said that it was only my that has the issue with the transmission no one else does. The dealer stated that the speed control recall repair was not the cause of the transmission failure. Also, my 08' recommends changing the transmission fluid every 30,000 miles, or so.
I drove to work, I called around and that is a trouble condition on the transmission, I said on the tranny it only has 73 thousand miles on it. Ford Ranger automatic transmission parts are key to this, and replacing them with durable components from AutoZone keeps your pick-up going for the long haul. A friend cautioned me saying Ford transmissions aren't reliable and once they fail the repair is huge and costly. This caused my 4wd to not function at all. Mechanics inspected the transmission and discovered severe damage to the transmission requiring it to be replaced. Nothing wrong with a properly maintained automatic. The transmissions are fundamentally similar in design, varying only in the durability of key components based on the type of duty they were to be used for.
This vehicle only has 79000 miles on it. According to the service technician who was working on the vehicle there is a tbs for the code P0733 registering. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-877-866-8372 ex. I contacted ford, and spoke to heather, and needless to say she said that it was only my that has the issue with the transmission no one else does. I have asked the dealer to replace them to no evail. It was the first 5-speed electronically controlled transmission in an American vehicle. Working with cars everyday you find junk from every make and model.