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Old 05-23-2011, 10:52 AM
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at the dealer when the K-36 recall was done today.Had the shudder when running in drive at lower speed city driving and also when slowing down for a light I had the harsh downshift into 4th.They did an update for shifting issues listed and my R/T drives and shifts like it should now........Just a heads-up if you have these shifting issues.......JB.
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Was the shift update for the R/T only Or other RAM models?
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I am assuming it is for all newer Rams with this issue.May be a good idea to call your dealer with your V.I.N and have them run it.Mine said not all updates show up on the Dodge Owners page.........JB.
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Did they give it any sort of name or code for the shift update? This probaly won't be a recall...just done for those that complain about the down shifting...
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All I see on the invoice is TSB#18-023-11. 4275086AD Label......Pay 0.20. I went in for the K-36 recall and they informed me of the shifting update......JB.
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my truck did some crazy shifting today. it seemed like it took to long to shift out of second. also, when i manually shift for second to third my rpms only drop about 300 rpms. it that normal?
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The update was for the trans throwing codes also.......JB.
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Label under the hood said "Reprogrammed PCM/TCM .............and it took care of the issues I was having......JB.
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So now when your coasting and your speed drops below 45mph, the truck doesn't down shifting/RPM's increase?
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Nope.......almost acts like it reset the shift points or electronics changed the pressure points.....JB.
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