1999 5.2 Dodge, engage in drive, fine in 1st gear, but slips out instead of shifting to second gear.

Asked by Sep 14, 2013 at 09:59 AM about the 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 2 Dr Laramie SLT Extended Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Transmission barely operates.

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I had this problem before after I changed out the transmission filter and forgot to put the small gasket that went between the filter and the valve body. How is your fluid level, a low level will also give you this symptom, almost like the trans is in neutral.

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fluid is above full.

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