97 1500 and 99 2500 transmission swap can it be done or wiring different?

Fred Carrigan

Asked by Dec 30, 2015 at 05:08 PM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr LT 4WD Standard Cab LB

Question type: Car Customization

I have a 97 dodge 1500 clean truck but
transmission is bad I just bought a 99 2500
for 400 bucks top of the motor burnt up so
wires are all melted what I want to know is
will the transmission and axels from the
2500 work on the 97 1500

1 Answer

Fred Carrigan

I have a 97 dodge 1500 clean truck but transmission is bad but I just bought a 99 dodge 2500 for 400 bucks the top of the motor on the 2500 burnt so the wires are all melted but transmission is good I want to put the transmission and axels. Under the 97 1500 will it work or are the wiring harness different

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • how should i go about getting more hp 31 answers

    i really do like the durability of my '01 dodge but it is in great need of some serious hp upgrades. i got the 5.9 liter gas guslling guttless wonder. its very sluggish off the line but not to to bad ...

    2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT 4WD Quad Cab SB


    Car Customization

  • automatic to standard conversion 11 answers

    i have a 96 ram 1500 with an automatic trans, i just bought another 96 with a blown 318 and the 5 speed trans, i bought the truck for the lift kit it has so i can put it my truck, but i also decided i...

    1996 Dodge Ram 1500


    Car Customization

  • Have a Dodge Ram 1500 w/ 5.7 L Hemi. Mpg is 11.4. How can I make it more fuel efficient? 48 answers

    Everything is factory. What can I do to up mpg?

    2003 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 4WD Quad Cab LB


    Car Customization

  • Swap 2013 dodge ram 1500 headlights to 2010 dodge ram 1500.

    I have a 2010 dodge ram with the standard lights, not hallo or anythng just standard lights. I came across 2013 lights which are the newer version, google to see different. can i swap and plug and us...

    2010 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Quad Cab 4WD


    Car Customization

  • What model transmission do I have? 103 answers

    Transmission went out in 1997 Dodge Ram 1500. Its the 360/5.9 liter V8. Im researching to find a used one to replace it. What year models are compatible and what types? I mean will the tranny from a 2...

    1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab SB


    Maintenance & Repair

Search Dodge Ram 1500 Questions

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

#1 Dan Connell
Dan Connell
Reputation 5,260
#2 pudgybear
Reputation 5,000
#3 dandyoun
Reputation 4,670
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150"
3,239 Great Deals out of 216,692 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Ram 2500"
159 Great Deals out of 5,799 listings starting at $2,289
Used GMC Sierra 1500"
1,054 Great Deals out of 56,412 listings starting at $2,400
Used Toyota Tacoma"
624 Great Deals out of 30,427 listings starting at $2,850
Used Dodge Dakota"
159 Great Deals out of 4,811 listings starting at $900
Used Dodge Ram 3500"
109 Great Deals out of 2,483 listings starting at $4,995
Used Ford Mustang"
745 Great Deals out of 41,444 listings starting at $900
Used Jeep Wrangler"
447 Great Deals out of 16,356 listings starting at $2,395

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
94 Great Deals out of 1,588 listings starting at $4,695
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
56 Great Deals out of 1,306 listings starting at $5,999
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
82 Great Deals out of 1,762 listings starting at $4,500
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
71 Great Deals out of 1,734 listings starting at $3,595
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
67 Great Deals out of 1,609 listings starting at $1,795