after driving my truck for about 10 minutes it will jump out of overdrive then about 5 minutes after that the transmission temp light comes on. what could this be?

Asked by Apr 10, 2013 at 08:39 PM about the 1998 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr Laramie SLT 4WD Extended Cab SB

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23,325

may be a overheat, condition or trans. temp. sensor failing, overheat is bad, check flow at cooler lines at rad .maybe add a better cooler at rad.yours may be too small or clogged

107,725

It could be over heating... See if you have fluid flowing through the radiator. Both lines should be warm.

115,885

When was the transmission serviced?

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