i am installing rebuilt transmission, do i have to flush radiator or clean/replace anything before

Asked by Jan 04, 2013 at 11:29 AM about the 1997 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Standard Cab LB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

1 Answer

97,065

It would be a good idea to flush the heat exchanger in the radiator so contaminants don't enter your new transmission.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • TRANSMISSION PROBLEMS WITH 1996 DODGE RAM 1500 4X4 5.9 L 49 answers

    OK, I need serious help. I have a 1996 ram 4x4 5.9 l ext cab 1500. We bought the truck and thee reverse didnt work. Then we looked for a replacement tranny at a junkyard and couldnt find one. Fro...

    1996 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab LB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What model transmission do I have? 110 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

  • After I replaced my radiator, my a.c.quit 2 answers

    I overheated the engine due to a slow leak, and then drove the truck like that for two weeks until I had both time and money to buy a new radiator, refilling it before every trip. After I replaced...

    1998 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Standard Cab SB

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2002 DODGE RAM 1500 RPM JUMPING 10 answers

    When drivin at a steady speed, the RPM's sometimes jump for a second then the go back down to normal. I have taken it to Dodge and they say that they can not find anything wrong with it as no errors a...

    2002 Dodge Ram 1500

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • What would cause a 2001 Dodge 1500 4WD to just out of the blue, start blowin tranny fluid back out the fill tube? 4 answers

    Tranny was fine going down the road. After stopping and starting to take off from a stop sign, fluid began blowing out the fill tube! Tranny was just rebuilt a little over a year ago.

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

    -

    General

Search Dodge Ram 1500 Questions

Dodge Ram 1500 Experts

#1 Dan Connell
Dan Connell
Reputation 6,090
#2 pudgybear
pudgybear
Reputation 5,880
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 5,300
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford F-150
2,191 Great Deals out of 206,316 listings starting at $1,499
Used Dodge Ram 2500
160 Great Deals out of 5,240 listings starting at $3,495
Used GMC Sierra 1500
822 Great Deals out of 68,199 listings starting at $2,484
Used Toyota Tacoma
541 Great Deals out of 40,814 listings starting at $2,495
Used Dodge Dakota
106 Great Deals out of 3,781 listings starting at $1,680
Used Ford Mustang
474 Great Deals out of 45,735 listings starting at $1,999
Used Dodge Ram 3500
90 Great Deals out of 2,181 listings starting at $4,999
Used Jeep Wrangler
276 Great Deals out of 18,163 listings starting at $2,950

Used Cars For Sale

2010 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
73 Great Deals out of 1,329 listings starting at $6,900
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
42 Great Deals out of 1,010 listings starting at $3,999
2008 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
77 Great Deals out of 1,539 listings starting at $2,995
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
64 Great Deals out of 1,488 listings starting at $2,800
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 For Sale
72 Great Deals out of 1,365 listings starting at $3,500

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.