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2006 Dodge Sprinter 2500 Question: Transmission is stuck in first gear

 

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Thomson, Northport, NY, October 13, 2010, 18:45
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Engine light went on with problem. Transmission is stuck in first gear but the transmission selector is in drive. I am able to go up to 30 mph but the rpms are winding out.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, October 13, 2010, 21:12
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    The first thing to do is attach a scan tool to the 16 pin diagnostic socket under the dash and see what code is stored. The vehicle may be stuck in a limp home mode. The fault code will indicate the trouble shooting path to follow to figure out what is wrong with the engine or power train.

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