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1997 dodge caravan wont shift out of first gear

I had an issue with the altrenator and when driving the battery went dead. I replaced the alt. charged the battery and now it wont shift out of first gear. seems like it is in limp mode.

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  • Bryan Howald May 11, 2010

    the trans on the van is electronic it sounds like you have a wiring problem check your fuses

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Yep ,sounds like limp mode ,should be in second gear.
Try,key on engine off,depress accelerator to floor 3 times within 5 seconds.Should reset trans.

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