transmission problems

  1. Column Shifter Unpredictable

    3.9L V6 Specifc Topics
    Hello, this morning I went to work everything was working well, until when I arrived and tried to put my truck in park. It would slide all the way to reverse and that's the farthest I could go. So I left it in neutral ( with the parking brake of course). When I went home and parked at home I...
  2. Transmission P0731 trouble code

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    Noticed that my truck seemed to be slipping in first gear. More evident when I was a little harder on the gas, would accelerate normal to about 3000rpm then jump to about 5000rpm before shifting to second. Check engine light came on and only code that is showing is P0731. Anybody else had...
  3. obd plugin has no power

    I have a 2002 Ram 1500 4x4 4.7. The check engine light came on. When I tried to get the code, it seems that my obd plugin has no power. I located the fuse, which is not blown (#19 ecm/skm). I checked the wires that connect to obd, none broken or frayed. This is frustrating me as I have been...
  4. New Here With The Christine of Trucks

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hello Dodgers.. New to the forum and have an irritating and confusing situation on my 94 1500 4x4. Problem began one day out of the blue that I was going down my street and about the time truck warmed up tranny lost all gears and slipped like it wasn't even there forward or reverse. However, if...
  5. 1997 ram 2500 4*4 transmission prob

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I've got a 1997 Ram 2500 with the 5.9 L in it that won't shift to overdrive when it gets cold. -20 seems to be the cutoff point. Everything works fine if it is warmer. I'm new to the forums so hope I did this in the correct thread.
  6. Transmission woes

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    I bought my 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 with the Hemi in February 2011. From new there was a noise under certain conditions which being a 4x4 newbie I thought was normal when driving in 2 wheel drive. In August 2013 A friend said that is not normal and sounds like the transmission gears are not...
  7. 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4x2 Transmission Issue?

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    My daughter recently purchased a 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4x2 Automatic. We need help diagnosing a problem. Issue: While going up a hill the truck went to downshift to gain more power. The truck transmission sounded like it slipped then the RPM shot way up. She let off the gas to drop the RPM and...
  8. drive train problem 2013 2500 5.7 engine

    2010 Dodge Ram Forum
    This rig has the automatic transmission. There's a sporadic transmission slippage problem. The engine sometime revs up for no apparent reason whether accelerating or coasting. When this happens, kicking down on the accelerator has no effect whatsoever. The condition comes and goes, no...
  9. Transmission Shifting problem

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I just picked up this 1998 1500 5.2. Engine runs great, and the body is completely redone and ready to paint, problem is the transmission. I noticed it was not shifting correctly, I was advised to change out the fluid and filter. I replaced both and used a high end synthetic made for Dodge...
  10. Transmission noise!!!

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Purchased 2012 Ram 1500 5.7 A/T Hemi in July. Drove it for a little while and noticed that sometimes in the morning it would that the transmission would make an ungodly howl around 2000 rpm and would not shift unless I gave it some gas and then let off. I was laid up for months and just started...
  11. Cannot get the truck out of gear

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    The other day after driving the truck (2006 1500 hemi) I went to park it and was unable to shift from drive into park. Of course I managed to break the shift cable in order to be able to shut the truck off. I have since replaced the shift cable and the brake switch in an attempt to get...
  12. Shift problems return 20,000 mi after a $3500 trans rebuild

    Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    1995 Dodge Ram Diesel Automatic w OD $3500 Transmission rebuild and same shift problems reoccurring 20,000 miles later. Some Dodge guys say the tranny in this truck is a good one and one of the simplest. The problems the mechanics at aamco had was rebuilding the valve body, said it was worn out...
  13. 1995 ram transmission issues

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    having issues with my 95 ram 1500 2wd. when i picked the truck up i was 30 minutes into my drive home when the tranny went. the guy worked with me and too the truck back and put another tranny in it. i went to pick it up and about 30 min into my drive home a second time the tranny went again...
  14. Need to repair/replace 48RE tranny, looking for advice.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I need to replace the tranny on my rig or repair/overhaul it. I was wondering what the general concensus is for these units? Have a trusted shop overhaul it and add maybe a Banks TC? Or buy a remanufactured unit? Or is there an option of sliding in a 5-6 speed auto unit without much fuss...
  15. Transmission Pressure

    2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    Second time I took the Truck in for a check engine light. The light comes on secondary to starting the truck in the morning after putting it in reverse. The transmission hesitates to the extent that I put it back into park. Light comes on when I get it back into gear. Dealer said that once...
  16. 3rd Gear Issues... Related to Partial Thottle Noise or Something New??

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    I have had the partial throttle growling issue since 400 miles and it has progressively gotten worse. Talked to the dealer around 1500 miles and he said to allow a break-in period. Had to go to South Florida for some family issues and now have 8000 miles on it and, guess what... It ain't gone...
  17. no second gear, please help

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    i have an "01 dodge ram 1500 4X4 with aprox. 145k miles on it, second gear went out not too long ago and i was told that it could be either the solenoid pack or the second gear band, i can fix both but i dont want to go blowing money i dont need to. any tips?
  18. Big pause between 1st and 2nd gear.

    5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Has anyone else noticed a loss of rpm between 1st and 2nd while accelerating? (Like I am manually shifting it) It's like I let off the pedal between gears and the engine has to spool up again once second gear hits. Okay, maybe not quite that dramatic, but it's a noticeable hit. Normally the...
  19. 2002 5.9 v8 tranny problem

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I recently noticed my truck having no power when accelerating. feels like i am towing something, had it at a shop they said the checked out the tranny and they said it shiffted perfect, all the pressure was good, the cats are not pluged, and the 02 sensors are switching properly. they said the...
  20. Odd tranny problem, loses fluid PSI when warm.

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Just bought a 95 5.9 2wd auto, the guy said the pump is going out of the tranny. It shifts great for a mile or so then as the fliud gets warm it loses all gears. It reminds me of how a clogged filter acts. After you let it cool it makes noise like its dry for a few minutes then runs great again...