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Truck dies when you put it in drive or reverse

(1997 Dodge Dakota)
in Elmer, LA on April 03, 2012
What would cause this to happen to my truck. Just put a tranny in it 4 days ago it it ran good for 2 days. Now cant even put it in drive an it goes dead or in reverse
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of Miles Auto Services on April 03, 2012
Could be a number of different problems, but since you say transmission was recently replaced I suggest that you check closely in the area where transmission meets engine to see if by chance a wire harness could have gotten pinched in between and could be being pulled or shorted out when the engine torques when put into gear.
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