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Need some help

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by ESCAMILLA, Feb 12, 2011.

  1. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    I have a 95 dodge ram 1500 4x4 it always ran good till this last storm we had in chicago.
    Where do i start we gto hired by the city to plow the side streets i blow my trans thursday got it rebuilt was plowing by sat. 2pm
    radiator blow got that replaced
    broken plow lines got that fixed

    tonite i went out to salt an account and the alley had ice so i put the 4x4 on i salted the lot in 2hi went to clean the alley i put ti back in 4x4 no problem the i reverse into lot i went back to 2hi and my truck wont move in drive i play with the sterring wheel and i cant turn the tires. I start playing with the 4x4 in and out then i was able to move but i hear noises in my front end the faster i go the more noise it makes???????????????????
     
  2. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    Well i found out what it is here are some pics

    pd xle.jpg

    IMG00126-20110212-0937.jpg
     
  3. cwby_ram

    cwby_ram Senior Member
    Messages: 907

    Ouch, looks like that would cause those symptoms alright. Gotta love the front end of a Dodge!
     
  4. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    SO FAR FOR THIS BLIZZARD STORM
    BLOWN MY TRANS (NO REVERSE) 1600.00
    BLOWN RADIATOR 300.00
    NEW MEYER BRAND ANGLES BOTH 351.00
    BROKEN AXLE 700.00

    ALL REPAIRS BUT PLOW PARTS WAS DONE OVER NITE EACH TIME
    BY Chicago Transmission
    5435 South Ashland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60609-5802

    (773) 436-2393 ‎

    THEY DID MY TRANS DROPED OFF TRUCK ON FRIDAY AT 1:00 PM
    THEY REBUILT MY TRANS HAD 3 MECHANICS WORK ALL NIGHT AND I PICKED UP MY TRUCK ON SAT. AT 2:00 PM 1 YEAR WARRANTY
     
  5. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    New part

    New part 350.00 labor 300.00

    IMG00131-20110212-1136.jpg
     
  6. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    New full pic

    IMG00130-20110212-1136.jpg
     
  7. cwby_ram

    cwby_ram Senior Member
    Messages: 907

    That's great that they got you back up and running so quick. I've had my share of breakdowns, it's no fun!
     
  8. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    Chicago transmission always gets me backup and running

    IMG00141-20110212-1254.jpg
     
  9. cwby_ram

    cwby_ram Senior Member
    Messages: 907

    Well, that sure looks a lot better! Thumbs Up
     
  10. ESCAMILLA

    ESCAMILLA Junior Member
    Messages: 9

    Yea now i need some snow to come down to at least make something back
    almost $3000.00 in repairs in 7 days
     
  11. cwby_ram

    cwby_ram Senior Member
    Messages: 907

    I know, getting a couple new tires Monday, due to a split in a sidewall from the other night. Maybe we'll get something after this mini warm-up.