WHEN I SHIFT FROM PARK INTO ANY GEAR THE TRUCK ...

  • Tiny
  • brian birkes
  • 1998 Dodge Ram
  • 170,000 miles

When I shift from park into any gear the truck just shuts off what could cause this?

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 AT 7:27 PM

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  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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  • 19,541 posts

Can you keep it running using 2 feet?

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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 AT 7:30 PM
  • Tiny
  • brian birkes
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No it jerks alot and still shuts off

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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 AT 7:38 PM
  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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If it runs perfect in neutral/park, then you could have a transmission problem with the torque converter remaining locked up. I suggest you see a trans expert.

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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 AT 8:28 PM
  • Tiny
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Ok thank you

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Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 AT 8:36 PM

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