Engine Start and Stall and/or Transmission Stuck in Second Gear on Dodge Shadow

Vehicles may develop a start and die out condition or a transmission that defaults to second gear. Our technicians tell us that the transmission control module (TCM) may be at fault and require replacement. If the TCM is replaced the pinion factor should be reset and the quick learn procedure performed.

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Average mileage: 94,095 (94,095–94,095)
5 model years affected: 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, more1994
6 people reported this problem
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1993 Dodge Shadow94,095
Got the car stuck in snow and tried rocking back and forth from R to D repeatedly, now the car is in limp mode and won't shift pass 2 nd gear
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