when i'm driving down the road and I put it to the floor it don't down shift, and the motor will redline it, I also have no reverse. What is my problem?

Asked by Oct 31, 2014 at 05:17 AM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My reverse went out, and when I'm driving a sertain speed and floor it it acts like it's not in gear, or not down shift and the motor will redline.

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Your transmission is on its last legs. Soon it will be shedding its mortal coil. It must be a loyal trooper as it's giving you the last of its lifes breaths to get you home. Alas transmission! I knew you well dear friend. The transmissions dead. Long live the transmission. In other words. It's rebuild or replaced time.

couldn't b the torque converter, or solenoid?

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