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01 Trans/OD

Discussion in 'Ram Trucks' started by drifter79, Jul 17, 2006.

  1. drifter79

    drifter79 Member
    from pacific
    Messages: 51

    I have ctd with auto trans can just the o/d go out or is it usally the whole trans? From 45 to 55 mph it jumps like crazy once over 60 mph seems fine. If I shut off o/d seems to run good I was just getting ready to have serviced and this just started I do have it serviced yearly Thanks for any help.
  2. drifter79

    drifter79 Member
    from pacific
    Messages: 51

    Just to let you know tranny was fine it was batteries the connections were corroded and messed up everything. Dealer said 2000 thru 2002 real tempermental without a good clean electrical connection I will keep mine clean from now on. Truck runs great now:)
  3. DeereFarmer

    DeereFarmer PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 3,296

    In my '87 Ram the battery was the problem whenever I hit the gas it would stall. It was a brand new battery, but luckily it was under warranty.
  4. DaySpring Services

    DaySpring Services PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,065

    Wow kinda strange. Never thought that would effect the tranny.
    Last edited: Jul 28, 2006
  5. SnoFarmer

    SnoFarmer PlowSite Fanatic
    from N,E. MN
    Messages: 9,883

    The new generation of trannys have shift solenoids in the tranny.
    (like on your plow, used to open your valves)

    If the voltage is to low they can't pull or hold there position.