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#319 of 613 you think you have problems
Jul 09, 2009 (7:48 am)
I have a 2001 550 dump bought it new,auto trans never worked right from the start. Could not dump a load of feathers for the first year, had to research problem on net because couldn't find a dealer to help. Ford was saying it was the pto mfg's problem, well it wasn't. I finally found a ford truck garage that would level with me, it was a faulty trans. He tried to fix it 4 times with no luck, still have not dumped a load.appx. 1.5 yrs. Finally replaced by ford under warranty,(the service mngr.told me i'd be back) worked as expected till early this spring, started doing the same thing as it did before they replaced it. Just as others have stated in this blog, wouldn't let you stop without stalling,o.d. would act like jake brake was on as soon as it would hit o.d., would shift ok without o.d. engaged. All this and still only have 40,000 miles on vehichle, If i figure right that eaquals about 6,800 miles per tranny job. The trans. that is in a f150 is the same trans. thats in my f550. Most of you guys are lucky you don't depend on your truck to make a living by hauling loads you would have had these problems alot sooner. They do have updates for your tranny that will help, but will not guarantee your problems will be over.
#320 of 613 93 F250 Reverse only Works Sometimes
Jul 13, 2009 (3:24 am)
We just purchased a 93 F250 and we are told that the reverse doesn't work most of the time, but once in a while it does, Any ideas?
#321 of 613 1993 f350 trans problem
Jul 15, 2009 (11:25 am)
i got a 1993 f350 that trans was rebuilt bout a year ago truck onyl has 125k on it, it always wants to go foward no matter what gear u put it in, if its in park it acts like itss under a strain, pulled the pan and its clean, i dono what to do
#322 of 613 Re: 1993 f350 trans problem [fireman22se]
Jul 15, 2009 (12:19 pm)
You did check all your Cables and the fittings ( nuts, bolts, etc ) to make they are tight and not slipping as well right ? The Cables bracket could be loose and not letting get into the right gear and the same on the fittings.
Jul 15, 2009 (3:58 pm)
I HAVE 2003 F 350 AND THE TRANSMISSION IS MAKING A LOUD WHINNING SOUND BUT IT RUNS & SHIFTS FINE. ANY SUGGESTIONS. I ALSO WANT TO BUY A NEW F 350 HOW CAN I CHECK INVENTORY ACROSS THE US. I CAN GO PICK IT UP WITHOUT GOING THRU LOCAL DEALERS.
#324 of 613 Re: 1993 f350 trans problem [cowboy9]
Jul 15, 2009 (5:23 pm)
ya i went under tha dash and checked them checked the linkage on the trans and plugs
#325 of 613 Trouble shifting from 2nd to 3rd
Jul 15, 2009 (10:45 pm)
2000 model F150 Lariat, 5.4, automatic with towing package, 100K miles. The transmission shifts smoothly, doesn't seem to slip, no other apparent problems. However, after it shifts out of second it will not engage third gear immediately. Sometimes I have to rev the engine to 4K rpms, sometimes I just let the engine idle back and the tranny engages. Once the tranny is in third gear on the hiway I have no problems, it shifts into OD and back to third as needed.
If I leave the OD button off the tranny only uses the first 2 gears and never shifts to third.
Any idea what to expect when I take it to the shop??
#326 of 613 1990 ford f-150 Clutch / transmission problems
Jul 20, 2009 (5:11 pm)
Today I went to bleed the clutch on the truck and after releasing the bleeder the clutch peddle went to the floor and stayed there.
I tried to continue to bleed the clutch but no brake fluid will come through.
Is it the clutch master cylinder or the throw plate and how can I check?
The transmission shifted fine and runs good.
#327 of 613 1991 f-150 transmission shifting hard
Jul 22, 2009 (8:35 am)
hi, i have a 1991 f-150, 2 wheel drive, 5.0 liter, truck has 86,000 miles. whenever i put truck in drive, reverse, it jumps, or shifts hard, then when im driving, throughout the gears it jumps, i can mainly feel it in 1st and 2nd, but does in every gear, trans fluid is good, and the check engine light is on, and it has been stalling out sometimes when i back up usually, it has doine it going forward tho a few times, any ideas?
#328 of 613 Re: 1991 f-150 transmission shifting hard [acamaj2001]
Jul 22, 2009 (9:22 am)
have the vehicle scanned it would appear the pcm has seen an error with something in the transmission and has set line pressure to max.. i would suspect a code 631 excessive tcc slip code