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Replaced downshift solenoid and detent plate on my 2011 ram…

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Replaced downshift solenoid and...

Replaced downshift solenoid and detent plate on my 2011 ram but now it runs in reverse and neutral but shuts down when i engage drive.Iam wondering is this is a common issue. a ground or do i need to have the computer updated.

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '11 Dodge?

Yes

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

I am . It was going into limp mode and code verified the bad solenoid. But it shows no code now but shuts down on in drive only

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?

No have not reset it since i changed solenoid. and do not have the code with at this time. i'll try resetting it next

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That should do it thanks

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Does it try to pul forward more than normal when it stalls in drive?

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Transmission Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 5 months ago

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
1D7RB1CTXBS526808. Nope does not move. Even if rev up rpms. Took valve block along with solenoid out last night again! Thought about rebuilding the valve block but wanted to test the solenoid pack to make sure that is a good one before I stick it back in do you know how that can be done it's a
Checked everything on the wiring I had some body work done on the front clip just before this started happening I just feel like I'm chasing the wrong problem.
Transmission Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 5 months ago

I am confused, earlier it stalled while in drive now it will engage drive but not move?

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