The tranny is a four speed automatic, and limiting it to 3rd gear does not fix the problem. Dodge needs to understand this problem because I'm going to loose a trans soon and thousands of other people already have. Now the transmission is gone but it has 3 times the miles of most trucks and has been nothing but a great truck! The dealer where I have the vehicle serviced didn't have an answer. I would never would of kept this truck if I didn't have the extended warranty. Thank you for your time. I had a shop convert something with the wiring harness inside the tranny and it worked great. Dan answered 3 years ago Not an answer to anyone.
With 3 pin neutral safety switch. The consumer feels a fair resolution would be for Chrysler to reimburse her at least half the cost of the transmission repairs. I have a 96 dodge ram 1500 5. Zac answered 3 years ago The 97 transmission is a 8 pin 4 speed , the 95 tranny is a 3 pin 3 speed, I can't plug any thing up but I have it bolted in, no problem. But figured it would work since same truck as mine 97 dodge ram 1500 4x4 5.
And finally, the bumper has just about completely rusted away since we've owned it. Built in Mexico, what should one expect. It gets up to about 55-60 mph and stays, unless going down heel then it gets faster. Without a functioning transmission, your truck can't deliver power to its wheels in an efficient manner. This truck is used primarily for transportation and driven primarily on the highway. With An All Plastic Transducer Inside Pan on The Passenger Side. They said dodge changed the electronics in them between 1999 and 2000 dodgecrap answered 5 years ago did you replace your torque converter during the 3 times ya rebuilt your trans.
No lucas transmission Fix makes things worse. I am surprised that this has not been reported before. Tranny has different numbers on bell than my old one. We have had nothing but trouble with this truck since we purchased it. They sent a main Dodge inspector down to look at three Rams in my area having the same problems.
Dealer and the manufacturer were notified. I mean will the tranny from a 2500 fit or is there only one type I am looking for? Make sure that the splines on the shafts are the same. There was no gasket between the two. Please help guys cause I do a lot of hauling and towing with my truck and I want a strong tranny Dan answered 3 years ago David123 to identify your tranny on the drivers side of tranny where the pan pan bolts to tranny, just above the pan on the edge is a long code stamped into side about 25 characters long. I have no spark and fuel pump doesn't come on. Vehicle misses, stutters and engine pulses at 50 mph. With part plastic and part metal transducer inside pan on the passenger side.
A year later the transmission went out again so I trade the truck off for a different brand. The vehicle made a noise when accelerating uphill, the heat shield broke and was fixed. It has never been any real problem and I drive it like a bat out of hell with no issues. I love this Dodge and would not trade for anything! It will shift down two gears, skipping the next gear lower higher. Im researching to find a used one to replace it. This was a very dangerous and could have caused other accidents. Transmission needed to be rebuilt.
Really annoying problem with no apparent fix yet. Superdodge98 answered 3 years ago For all the guys that think they kno what they are talking about 94 and 95 dodge ram has the 46rh tranmission but if you are looking for one for you truck from 97 to 2001 are the same from late 95 to early 97 the wiring is different as of the plugs for the tran well matter of fact most of your wiring is different 94 to 96 there are 2 plugs that hook into your computer from 97 to 2001 there is 1 plug that hooks into your computer the injectors crank sensor coil sensor and the speed sensors are different just do you research and look it up Superdodge98 answered 3 years ago Neoguard you are wrong about the trans not working from a 5. 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. The drivers door has been replace because the it sags. Transmission burned fluid, causing it to fail. The vehicle felt as if it was in neutral.
Dodge trannys suck no pun intended. The replacement transmission also completely failed and had to be replaced within 1335 miles. There was one occasion where I had 2 sudden jerks while traveling at 50 mph. I have an 88jeep Cherokee 4x4 I pulled the straight 6 cause I blew it lol. Then she recalled that part being replaced prior to the failure. Say good-bye to grinding gears and a dragging clutch and get back to trouble-free performance when you rely on the premium transmission products at AutoZone.
I have the same truck, my transmission was doing the same thing, now it wont shift at all out of first. Im looking for an A grade used one from a junk yard or individual. Use in any transmission for preventative maintenance. It had a new engine at 285,000 miles because I lent it to someone who overheated the engine while stuck in the snow. And going up heel it gets slower.