i have a 1996 dodge ram 2500 5.9 when i put it in drive it shuts off put it back in park it will start right up but drop down to drive keeps cutting off. i need help fast


Asked by mparker333 Oct 06, 2013 at 02:49 PM

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cuts off when put in drive everytime but will crank right back up as long as its in parker even when i slightly try to put lever into reverse it cuts off

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Sounds like the torque converter is locked up.

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