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Old 01-16-2012, 11:52 PM
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new to forum and wanted the the reminder to go away. I have a 00 dodge ram 1500 sport 5.2 with a 46rh trans. Its having problems sometimes like once or twice during a 30 minute drive going into i think 4 it gets to about 40 and doesn't upshift so it just gains rpm but not really a speed till it evetually upshifts. I have seen little about it being a tps or the bands out of adjustment. silinoids pumps. I am debating weather just put a new transmission in or do the filter and band adjustment. I don't want to waste money either way if i can. Transmission is a lot compared to a filter and band adjustment but why waste money on that if the transmission is shot. It doesn't seem to slip just not gain any speed when it does act up. The gear selector is a little outta wack i realize since i got it 4 years ago. It looks like its in Neutral or right between neutral and drive when its in drive. Just any advance would be nice.
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The filter and band adjustment should take care of the problem. If the tranny was on it's last legs you should be seeing issues with major slipping. For the cost of a filter it will maybe diagnose some deeper issues.
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Hello and welcome to the forum, glad to have you join us! Sorry to hear about your problem and I'm with Stump3r, you would know it if the trans was on the way out so I'd make the adjustments and do a good service, filter/fluid change and that should help so good luck! Lots of great people and info here, so any help you need, just ask and I hope you enjoy the site!

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