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I have an '04 Dodge 2500 w/ diesel engine 98,000 miles. On inclines the power decreases, if I shift into 3rd gear it does not increse in speed only rpm. the dealer has replaced the lift pump installing one in the tank, this did not help. Dealer also replaced the actuator valve on the injector pump, this did not help. Transmission fluid is in the proper range. The dealer doesn't seem to know what to do next. Any suggestions?

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Oh yes i had one of these in the shop last month and i chased it just like they are! lol... what it came down to was a torque converter and a transmission rebuild. i suspected a power add like banks but was not in the truck when i was working on it so i could not confirm it but. these units tend to tear at the tranny's.

but now that you have the same exact problem it may just be a flaw they have. i think the tranny shop i subed it out to also did the govener soleniods too.

hope this help and good luck. i know you didn't say it and i assume they checked it but is the turbo working properly? another issue i have seen but on the truck i just state about it had no issue's so it can go either way.

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