Question about 1999 GMC Jimmy

1 Answer

1987 DODGE DAKOTA WILL NOT SHIFT OUT OF FIRST GEAR WILL ONLY DO 20MPH

Posted by Anonymous on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Filmmaker:

    Uploaded 5 video answers.

    New Friend:

    An expert that has 1 follower.

  • Contributor
  • 29 Answers

On this particular truck the transmission is known very well for the "Transmission overdrive section to fail". From your description it will probably need an overhaul, but caution: Is the truck worth it, these transmissions will cost anywhere from about $1400 up to maybe $2000 with parts and labor included. The transmission valve body is a common replacement also. Best of luck....

Posted on Apr 19, 2014

  • Bambenek Auto LLC
    Bambenek Auto LLC Apr 20, 2014

    If your thinking...........What does the overdrive section have to do with it?...............The powerflow of all gears goes through the overdrive.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My truck has no passing gear (automatic)


check to see if you have a linkage problem...may need adjusting or overdrive may be out.

Nov 14, 2013 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

I own a 1987 doge dakota and when I was driving it this morning a green triangle poped up under the gas gage what could that mean??


I assume this is a manual transmission dakota? The triangle is suppose to light up indicating to you to shift the transmission to a higher gear. This was in theory a device to help you get the best gas mileage. It is also known as a "dummy" light.

Mar 06, 2011 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

The gears grind when trying to shift and get stuck in gear. Is this my clutch or is this my linkage? If either how do I replace this myself?


It's the clutch. It might need to be bled of air or have parts like the slave and master cylinder replaced if leaking fluid.

Jul 17, 2010 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

2 Answers

Need digram of fireing order of v6 dodge truck


For the 1987 Dodge Dakota 3.9L:

Firing Order:
1 - 6 - 5 - 4 - 3 - 2

Cylinders:
........(back).......
|..6..|........|..5..|
|..4..|........|..3..|
|..2..|........|..1..|
........(front)

Distibutor:
....6.....5
1.............4
....2.....3

Let me know if this helped, or if you have additional information or questions. Feel Free to contact me on FixYa.com!


Jul 07, 2010 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

I need to know how to time a 1987 dodge dakota 3.9 liter engine.


Are you doing a timing gear and chain if so the crankshaft gear has a dot that goes up top the camshaft has a dot that goes to the bottom you basically set dot to dot on timing gear and chain.

Jun 23, 2010 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

Loses power after it warms up. Has a knock like low on oil. Have to down shift to lower gear to get power. 1987 Dodge Dakota 4 cyc, standard shift


When you are low on oil you should hear an engine "ticking" noise at the top of the motor. If you hear an engine "knock" or repeated thud with a metallic sound, your engine will very likely require a significant repair or replacement. There is another possibility that you could have a broken timing chain but normally the engine would not stay running if that is the case. I would suggest you have an engine shop mechanic (not dealership) diagnose the knock and estimate a repair.

Apr 10, 2010 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

How to change gear shift cable on 2001 dodge dakota 2 wheel drive


the cable goes from the shifter to the transmittion arm,, both cable ends connect via a pin and cotter key (usually) the cable housing (black outside layer) is connected to the shifter frame usaually by a clip and is bolted to the transmittion with a couple bolts on the other end ,, i know this was pertty basic but hope it helped

Mar 28, 2010 | 2001 Dodge Dakota

1 Answer

2002 Dodge Dakota 4WD Sport, 6 cylinder. Gear


look at the shifter linkage, and as far as the heat check your heater core

Dec 04, 2009 | 2002 Dodge Dakota Club Cab

1 Answer

1987 dodge dakota 5 speed manual not shifting into 4th


Unfortunately any problem it could be will have the same fix. You will end up needing the trans replaced or rebuilt.

Jun 24, 2009 | 1987 Dodge Dakota

Not finding what you are looking for?
1999 GMC Jimmy Logo

21 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GMC Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

74896 Answers

Freddy

Level 3 Expert

1311 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Are you a GMC Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...