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  1. Overdrive not working

    I have a 1992 Dakota v8 4x4 with automatic overdrive transmission. Recently it felt sluggish taking off from a stop as if it was stuck in 3rd. I replaced the "Transmission control solenoid"...
  2. Intermittent Overdrive / 4th

    1989 Dakota 3.9L 2wd A500 trans with about 175k. Sometimes the OD works and others it does not. No check engine light stays on. From my understanding for these trans the Ecu checks the throttle position, coolant temp and vehicle speed to determine to shift into OD. TPS I think would throw a code...
  3. or off issue

    Dodge Dakota Electrical Problems & Questions
    I had no overdrive on my way home from paying it off today, well the od off switch was down behind the trim panel I pulled it up after removing the trim piece I pressed the button and it didn't light up so I took a test light and probed all 5 terminals and koeo or engine running no power...
  4. 1994 Dodge Dakota Overdrive Button SMOKING!!!

    Dodge Dakota Electrical Problems & Questions
    I have a 1994 Dodge Dakota 2 wheel drive 3.9 ltr with the t500 tranny.. it has overdrive and the tranny stopped working in overdrive and reverse a month ago.. but goes forward fine.. so I have drove it to work and back as a second vehicle.. yesterday I started the truck and headed down the road...
  5. Shifting problems.

    When I get into my truck and take off sometimes my truck will not shift out of 2nd gear. I can almost redline the truck and it still will not shift, I can drive it around for a few minutes at low speeds and eventually it will shift and then be fine. Other days, like this morning, I can go to...
  6. I need some help!

    New Member Introductions
    I used to be apart of a dokota forum but that one went under. I've had my dakota for a while and the last 3 years didn't drive it because of the purchase of a Ram truck. I'm driving the dakota again and have a question about it's transmission. Since I bought it in 2003 when its cold out below...
  7. stalling and shifting issues

    3.9L V6 Specific Topics
    i bought a 93 dakota sport with a 3.9 from a friend last week. its got 92k on it and runs well. my friend only bought it because it was his boss's, who passed away, it was in great shape and he got it cheap. he didnt drive it at all, since he didnt really need it. it sat for about a year and a...