» » »

Dodge Q&A

Ask Your Question

2002 Dodge Ram Van 3500 Question: After backing up, engine dies when shift to Drive.



E-9, Geneva, FL, February 10, 2011, 14:26

After backing up in reverse, when I shift to "Drive" the engine dies immediately. Cranks up again okay and then goes forward okay. This problems repeats each time I go in reverse and then shift to Drive. Repair shop cannot find anything wrong.

1 Answer
Flag This
  • Answer #1

    February 10, 2011, 17:37

    Sounds like the engine may be moving and pulling a wiring harness. You may also have a worn motor mount that exacerbates the situation. I have seen this type of problem, actually just last week. Have your shop pull on the harnesses.

    Flag This