Parkin brake slipping

Asked by Oct 24, 2016 at 05:31 PM about the 1995 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1995 dodge ram 1500 2wd and
when I put in park in slips I can't even park it
at the slightest angle or it will roll away
please help thanks!

6 Answers

34,535

Adjust the parking brake. If the parking brake cable is stretched you might need to install a new one. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l_2tWegA65Q

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Assuming it's parking that you are talking about not the brake. Remove the linkage arm and manually push lever up and see if it locks, if it does, adjust linkage, reconnect it and your set, if It still doesn't engage, u have transmission problem

34,535

Good point. The trans should hold the truck from rolling even without the e-brake on. If you have it in park and the truck rolls it is a transmission problem.

Is there a way to fix it other than a new transmission

34,535

Make sure the shifter linkage is adjusted properly but if it is you are probably due for a trans rebuild.

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Thank ya I will check

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