Trans may be going - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-20-2008, 12:48 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Citrus County, FL
Posts: 446
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to Stroked7.3
Trans may be going

Well everyone 157,xxx miles on the old 99.5 PS and i think the trans is going. It wont go into 2nd gear driving regularly. I hacve to romp on it up to 2500rpm then let off and romp back on it real quick then it will slam into 2nd gear. Every other gear works smoothly and downshifts fine.

Any ideas anyone for a possible cure?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 09-20-2008, 01:13 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: michigan
Posts: 4,243
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
yeah a new rebuild sounds like its on its way out. same thing happened to mine on one of my 7.3's. cost me $1800 for a remanufactured one with a 12 month warranty.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 09-20-2008, 01:38 PM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Citrus County, FL
Posts: 446
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Send a message via AIM to Stroked7.3
well, i think i get a temp cure for it now. I was about a half-qt low on fluid as well as i turned the chip down to tow economy to take some strain off of it.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 10:27 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors