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Transmission? My 2007 3500 Sprinter Cube Van has 73K miles. It is used for light freight delivery. Approx 50K miles per year. I purchased it new. Last night as my driver arrived back into town from a 425 mile trip he took off from a redlight. Made it a couple of blocks distance then it is like the transmission released. The truck( in drivec or reverse) will not rev beyond about 1500 rpm. . It revs normally while in park. I disconnect the battery and the problem resets but truck will travel only about 100yds then the trans. releases again. We towed back to the yard to see what the light of day shows. I have not tried it this am but will reset it and try it while it is cold. the transmission has never been serviced. It appears that it is an electrical problem and wondeer if it has anything to do with the transmission needing service. Please help, as this truck is my livelyhood. Todd

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This truck should still be under warranty to 100,000 major drivetrain mine was. mine was just a sensor in the trans.
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