Between the throttle linkage and the driver's side of the transmission there is a cable that causes a valve inside the transmission to move in relation to throttle position gas pedal position. You have found your problem now. In most cases, the collector pipe for the exhaust will need to be unbolted from the headers. The companies that re-manufactured transmissions believe so strongly in their workmanship and quality of parts that they feel very comfortable offering such a long warranty period. Is this a trick question? Once the pan is removed, locate the front servo apply arm in the upper passenger side of the transmission case. If the front band does not release the 2nd gear clutches before the third gear clutches engage, the transmission binds, which shortens the life of the transmission clutches.
Connect the two leads from the ohm meter to the two leads coming off the solenoid you want to test. Although out of production for a while now, there are still plenty of these popular vehicles on the road. The bands should be adjusted every fluid change. Even though this walkthrough is for 2nd gen Ram's, most cars and trucks with automatic transmissions will have similar T. We offer a wide range of Dodge Shift Cables of all the best brands in the industry at an affordable rate that fits the Price Range you are looking for. If you get a low reading you most likely have a short in it.
Proper adjustment allows simultaneous movement without causing the transmission throttle lever to move ahead of, or lag behind the throttle body lever. Remove the air cleaner on gasoline engines. Back off adjustment screw exactly 2 turns 4. Do not make any adjustments until the fluid level is correct, and burned fluid has been replaced. It shifted too soon under light and medium throttle. A correctly adjusted throttle valve cable, will cause the throttle lever on the transmission to move simultaneously with the throttle body lever from the idle position.
Be sure adjusting screw turns freely in case. Thank you, Dana Oct 09, 2009 there should be a kick down cable coming from the tranny to the tbi, this is probale out of adjustment, or the tranny is having issues, this can be fixed by losing the cable. There is a reason for this difference in warranties. Center cable end on attachment stud to within 1 mm 0. Verify that both the throttle body lever or fuel injection pump accelerator linkage and the transmission throttle lever are at curb idle position.
Using Inch Pound Torque Wrench C-3380-A, a 3-in. The one that goes through the firewall to the pedal would just be the throttle cable and adjustment is not nearly as important. The throttle position sensor, shift lever, and throttle valve cable are critical to proper operation of the transmission. If you've taken the distributor out it should go back in with the rotor pointing in the same direction as it was before removal. It might also not be seated correctly. If your Transmission does not shift, proceed to the next step after the transmission cools down. The retaining clip is then installed back onto the throttle valve cable to lock in the adjustment.
If the band is too tight, the trans will bind i. Tighten pan bolts to 13 ft. If you can use a torque wrench you and adjust the bands on your tranny. Back off adjusting screw the number of turns listed below for your transmission. Then back locknut off 3-5 turns. Just back of the adjusting nuts about one quarter inch at a time until it operates correctly and lock them down at that point. At a greater throttle opening.
Back off adjusting screw the number of turns listed below for your transmission. For a 2-3 shift, the transmission shifts back to 1st gear with the front band while the rear band engages 3rd gear. Loosen band adjusting screw locknut. Carefully slide cable off stud. When you're finished adjusting, replace the locking clip and road test it.
Band adjustments for each model year: Note: I am checking these specs, some of them are from old versions of the Haynes manual. Tighten the adjustment screw to 8nm. Checking the throttle lever cable adjustment: 1. If the band is too loose, the trans will flare i. I am at work and doing this from memory.