Chrysler will not do anything cause of my mileage of 55,000. Now at 64,000 miles the transmission is blown. I left the motor running and somehow it went from park to reverse and caused 2,800 dollars worth of damage to another vehicle. It was during a turn in an intersection and power was lost and then surged. I had it towed found out the transmission was gone in it.
Unknown problme with 4 wheel drive and transmisson overheating. Have heard several other complaints from other dodge owners about this same type of problem. Complaint Number: 742164 Incident Date: January 15, 2001 Date Added to File: March 20, 2001 Description of the Complaint: This problem occurs when the vehicle is cold and you shift gears it feels like the dri ve train is going to come out of the vehicle. I think the Chrysler corp. So basically Dodge knew there was a problem and did not offer to pay for what they knew was a failure. The manufacturer has been alerted, no repairs made. This is a new truck.
When it started it was only 3 years old, its not paid for. Tell me I didn't get a lemon. Complaint Number: 10151453 Incident Date: February 28, 2006 Date Added to File: February 28, 2006 Description of the Complaint: : the contact stated while driving 50 mph after the gears changed the transmission failed in the vehicle. . Truck for about 1 minute. But I am fighting with the dealership and dodge now to put a transmission in it.
My 3 year old pulled the shifter while standing in the front seat. When it started it was only 3 years old, its not paid for. I know there has been a lot of complaints about the transmission, shouldn't it be a recall on this. This started with 500 miles on truck the dealership put a new computer in but it did not help. Except to say that I was cancelled.
Complaint Number: 756053 Incident Date: December 1, 2001 Date Added to File: January 9, 2002 Description of the Complaint: No satisfaction from dealer mgr. In 2004 truck started shifting hard into 4th. Complaint Number: 10122322 Incident Date: June 1, 2004 Date Added to File: May 27, 2005 Description of the Complaint: Dt: transmission is getting too hot. We replaced the transmission, and yet the problem still occurred. This has been an ongoing problem with the truck since I bought it. There was no other signs, other than it would not move. No body can figure out what is wrong with it.
This truck has only 50,100 miles at the time of this repair. I am an hard core dodge buyer, but this is starting to turn me off dodges all together. Fortunately, on-coming traffic was able to avoid a collision. Have been told that it should not do this by the dodge dealership. This is causing bad gas mileage. Three days later transmission would shift at all, had to drive home a top speed of 25 mph at 2,000 rpm's.
Dust cover not recessed No cut-out at bottom of bellhousing. Vehicle has a non-serviceable transmission cooler. The 46re is a terrible transmission and they are known for being bad. At around 58000 miles transmission started to go out. Transmisson connector went causing loss of all fluid while traveling on highway; 2.
The entire transmission had to be rebuilt and the mechanic informed us that it was caused by a pump failure. Complaint Number: 10253539 Incident Date: September 19, 2004 Date Added to File: January 2, 2009 Description of the Complaint: I own a 2001 dodge ram truck. Also after sitting overnight in high humidity would start rough or not start at all. The vehicle had to be towed to the dealer where we were informed that no recalls were issued and that it was only covered under a 36,000 mile warranty our vehicle had 56,000 miles. Then when the transmission had 50,200 miles the transmission burned up. The dealership never offer extended warranty because they thought it had a 70,000 miles warranty and it does not.
Complaint Number: 10116709 Incident Date: April 11, 2005 Date Added to File: April 11, 2005 Description of the Complaint: Transmisson: third time in for repiar. Also stated that on march of this present year that transmission had fail and now on december 2002 the transmission has problems again. Mr Complaint Number: 565759 Date Added to File: June 17, 2002 Description of the Complaint: While in motion and in low gear, the transmission will slow down and once in a while stop. It got a tranny flush but still didn't want to shift so I took it back in and in the investigation ,we realized that it needed a new tranny. Dealer was contacted and stated that the warranty was for 36000 miles and is now out of warranty so they won't do nothing about it. I called daimler chrysler in bonham. Complaint Number: 10075064 Incident Date: September 8, 2003 Date Added to File: June 9, 2004 Description of the Complaint: Total transmission failure, no slipping no warnig, truck just would not go had 60000 miles this caused me and my mother and little child to walk on dangerous highway for help.
Complaint Number: 10174357 Incident Date: November 11, 2006 Date Added to File: November 26, 2006 Description of the Complaint: My dodge ram 1500 sport 4x4 went from park to drive without pressing the brake pedal while the ignition was off. Complaint Number: 10058271 Incident Date: December 21, 2003 Date Added to File: February 16, 2004 Description of the Complaint: Transmission went completly out!! All of this was suppose to be under my extended warranty; which they dropped when I told them that I had 2 drivers. Have heard several other complaints from other Dodge owners about this same type of problem. The transmission was repaired for this problem once already and the problem is occurring again. Then when the transmission had 50,200 miles the transmission burned up.