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Transmission Our van has just over 100,000 miles on it and I noticed last week that it seemed to hesitate a little before shifting into the next gear at around 35-40 miles per hour. Now it is not going into gear at all, the more you accelerate the higher the RPM's go, but it never goes into gear so for the moment it basically won't go above 35 mph. Had the basic check engine light scan done and came up with a code suggesting a problem with the transaxle control module. This has been replaced but still having the same problem. Any suggestions greatly appreciated.

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Chrysler van transmission usally only last 70,000 miles you were lucky the problem is the radiator is to small to cool the transmission fluid properly have trans rebuilt put after market trans cooler on & you should not have any more problems

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