I have a 1997 dodge ram, the transmission went out so I put a 2001 in, Now Poblems shifting!!!

Asked by Mar 12, 2013 at 12:02 PM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr ST 4WD Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 1997 dodge ram transmission went out, so I put a 2001 dodge ram transmission in, Now it's not shifting properly. I know for sure that the transmission is good because It done great in my other truck, I did read on other forums that some things had to be swapped so Does anyone know what I would need to change?

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Check computer and charging , they are linked with trany function,/ also check accelorator sensor on intake manifold / fuel filter could also be getting old or dirty easy check. Contact dodge truck club on line for answers, for got name enthusiest for dodge Ram is huge. Jamie's transmission shop Snohomish ,WA is Good call me for more details 425-512-7488 J D

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