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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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Truck tach stops trans goes to 3rd gear (no OD) I suppose it

Customer Question

truck tach stops trans goes to 3rd gear (no OD)
JA: Have you made sure the transmission is getting power?
Customer: I suppose it seems to happen when the truck is cold.
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 1996 3500 cummins
JA: Are you fixing your 3500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: 10 4 went through all of the grounds I could find. I was going to check conn at the pcm next
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Have you had the fault codes checked at all to see if any fault codes are set with this issue here?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No doing the work myself
Should i have them checked?
Expert:  Pete replied 9 months ago.

If you can have the fault codes checked this would help.In some cases a local parts store will read the fault codes at no cost to you.If you can get the code numbers and post them here this will help just let me know.

Thanks Pete