Question about 1998 Dodge Caravan
Transmission will sometimes fail to engage and even when it does it will sometimes disengage while operating after coming to a complete stop at a stop sign. Have to turn the vehicle off and then back on to get it to work again. Even that doesn't work all the time. The transmission slips and if the accelerator is depressed too fast, it will slip so bad that the vehicle doesn't speed up and we have to sut back down. The vehicle goes well once running and moving. The fluid level is good and seems to be fine and not burnt. Do not smell anything burning like a transmission slipping all the time.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
hayas Hun In a way it can be the Tranny Like the Bands inside it thay can be Fixed or u could have a Bad Wire On the Tranmishion Madual On the Side of Tranny or It can also be THe Linkage I would start with the Easy stuff frist
Posted on Mar 07, 2009
SOUND LIKE TRANSMISSION IS SLIPPING.CHECK THE TRANSMISSION FLUID MAKE SURE ITS NOT LOW.ALSO IF TRANSMISSION FLUID LOOKS DIRTY DARK AND SMELLS BAD REPLACE FLUID AND FILTER.IF FLUID IS GOOD YOU HAVE.TRANSMISSION OIL PUMP AND FORWARD CLUTCH PROBLEMS.
Posted on Sep 04, 2009
Posted on Oct 28, 2009
Testimonial: "Awesome. Thats the one I thought it was, can't get it to move though on account I can't get a wrench on it. theres no room to get my hands in there!"
I need a little mor info. But the reason for the being stuck in 2nd gear is because when something goes wrong with the tranny. it goes into "LIMP" mode wich keeps the trans. from shifting out of 2nd when you are going forward. It does sound like your trans. is gone out though.
Posted on Dec 19, 2009
If it's the diagram you're looking for, click on the link below and enter your engine size. You will be directed to a page that has a Belt Routing Diagram. Select the appropriate one (some Caravans do not have AC) and you will receive the diagram for your vehicle.
1998 Dodge Caravan Serpentine Belt Diagram
Posted on Dec 21, 2009
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