With Notch at bottom of Bell Housing. I replaced the governer pressure sensor and solenoid and added a new transmission filter and fluid. My 2 cts is beware using the Amsoil atf in the dodge transmission, it is not approved for the Dodge. After it's in, take it to a parking lot and make tight left turns then tight right turns to get the lube between the posi plates. I consulted with my diesel truck performance shop and with a local transmission shop I have used before about the proposed mod.
We concluded that too much oil was going through the cooler so it overheated. I was a Amsoil dealer for a few years Amsoil 'reccomends' it but its not approved. With An All Plastic Transducer Inside Pan on The Passenger Side. So I had it removed. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler.
So we removed the valve. This is a very serious problem and areplacement of the transmission will be required if this conditionis not attended to right away. He told me that it can stick, but it isn't likely. With An All Plastic Transducer Inside Pan on The Passenger Side. Also, when I start my truck the oil pressure in the transmission doesn't rise as fast, so I have to put it in neutral and give it some gas a couple times. I never heard of stuck check valve issues but normally when a check valve fails it fails open.
On the 40 mile trip back to our house the transmission overheated. To fix the overheating there is a cooler kit that you can buy. Apr 03, 2010 Assuming its an automatic. There should be no foreign substances to gum up the check valve, and with the premium fluid it should just work better. Kept cluster upright while re-installing and plugged back in the plugs on back and everything was fine.
It is available in two-wheel and four-wheel drive models, and in various cabin and bed configurations. If it's an automatic, I assume you've checked the fluid level. You retur … n the cap and push the red piece back in the direction you pushed it out. . A sticking check valve in the line to the transmission cooler radiator would cause overheating of the transmission without you knowing about it.
He advised me to remove the check valve. I know I am a little late on this, but i have an 01 Ram 1500. If I drive conservatively, I never notice a problem until I have to rapidly accelerate. I had a 2000 ram and at 82000 miles thats when it started doing the same thing. I have a 2002 dodge ram 1500 that is having problems. With An All Plastic Transducer Inside Pan on The Passenger Side.
Does it have any side effects? Bottom line is I've got new premium Amsoil transmission fluid and a new transmission fluid filter. When adding transmission fluid to your Ram 1500, be sure to add it slowly as it will fill up quickly and is difficult to remove excess fluid if you overfill. You can now fill your transmission. . You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. It does not stay in the tube permanently.
Check the Transmission fluid first and foremost. Please call for customer service and availability at 1-877-866-8372 ex. The larger V-8 engine found in the Dodge Ram is 5. Follow the instructions on the dip stick. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler.
I had put about 500 miles on that new transmission before I had the valve removed and the transmission ran fine. Now I am not sure. Nov 24, 2009 first of all standard or auto i am guessing its standed standard under drivers side hood near master cylinder there is a small clutch reservoir if there isnt enough fluid it wont extend the throw out bearing far enough for a shift because the clutch pedal is hitting the floor not enough fluid to extend the slave cylinder to drive the fork second faulty slave cylinder or throw out bearing as far as the light blown dash bulb or somone snipped the wire or took the bulb out Sep 11, 2008. I recently had my transmission rebuilt by my dad's friend. I was a Amsoil dealer for a few years Amsoil 'reccomends' it but its not approved.
Caring for my 2 elderly sisters 21 Heartland Rallies I Have Attended See: Thousand Trails Elite Membership Support this Forum! The overall opinion on the side effects of the mod, both online and with the local experts, was that the torque convertor would empty of fluid while the vehicle was sitting. If the transmission fluid level in your Ram 1500 is low, you need to add transmission fluid through the dipstick tube. It will come with a new cooler that you can mount, it would let the oil cool more before it returns to the transmission. That usually frees it up unless there is an actual mechanical problem in the diff. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Posted on Jul 19, 2009 Manual shift or automatic? This V-8 requires requires 7 qts. Both of them said that they had not seen Chrysler transmission failures due to overheating from a stuck check valve.