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Chris (aka- Moose), Technician
Category: Transmissions
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Experience:  16 yrs. experience with auto, manual, & CVT drivelines
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Will not shift into overdrive, its maybe 6 month old. built

Customer Question

will not shift into overdrive
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: its maybe 6 month old. built by a highly recommended builder here in az. no leaks.
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 1999 Ram 2500
JA: Are you fixing your Ram yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: at first the trans was starting off in 3rd gear. i bypassed the trans relay and used a 12v supply jumper wire this allowed the trans to start off in 1st but OD still is not engaging.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: it all started after a hard start.
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Transmissions
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Any ideas?
Expert:  Pete replied 5 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.

Has the check engine light come on with this fault here at all or have you had the fault codes checked at all?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.