I have a 2001 Dodge Ram transmission won't shift out of first gear.

Asked by Oct 30, 2016 at 05:10 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT Quad Cab SB

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2001 Dodge Ram 4x4.  The transmission won't shift out of first gear.  I
have replaced the govenor senor and solenoid several times.  It works for
awhile after I replace it then the problem keeps coming back after about 300
miles.  Does anyone know how to fix this problem?

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