While driving 65 mph, I lost 5th gear,


Asked by Aug 09, 2013 at 08:32 PM about the 1982 Dodge Ram 50 Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I costed to a stop and put it in 1st and got off the freeway, the trany made a few bad noises, but still works.I have a 1982 Dodge D-50 Custon, 4WD, 5 speed, 2.6ml engine it is all stock.

2 Answers

Tom Demyan

and? Not a question. Are you asking what you should do? Time to have a competent mechanic who works on transmission diagnose your issue.

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The bad noises was probably what was left of 5th gear dropping down through all of the other moving parts. I'm with tom on this one, call a trans expert.

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