Transmission

Asked by Mar 15, 2016 at 06:15 PM about the 1988 Dodge Ram 50 Pickup

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Automatic transmission will shift into first and
second but will not go into ovetdrive . it has a
button for overdrive on the gear lever what can I
check to solve the problem.

5 Answers

30

it might take a fuse i would check all the wireing and power supply before saying its the transmission

OK I changed the transmission fluid and the gas gauge and the temp gauge quit working but started back when I was turning on my light which is also on the steering column could that be related to the transmission not going into overdrive as well.

10

I think I would check the tranny linkage from carb I changed my carb to a Weber and had to mod it to get the OD to work check there

Do I check the tranny fluid when truck is in neutral and running?

Yes

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