Go Back   Dodge Ram SRT-10 Forum - Viper Truck Club of America > Viper Truck SRT-10 Discussion > General Discussion
Home Forum Register FAQ Members List Social Groups Calendar Garage Mark Forums Read

General Discussion

Transmission problems


This is a discussion on Transmission problems within the General Discussion forums, part of the Viper Truck SRT-10 Discussion category!
Hey guys I got a 05 quad cab the transmission fluid is black and smells burnt having problems shifting first ...



Like Tree2Likes
  • 1 Post By IronAffliction
  • 1 Post By IronAffliction

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 10-27-2017, 06:48 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Florida
Posts: 23
Member #15020
Transmission problems

Hey guys I got a 05 quad cab the transmission fluid is black and smells burnt having problems shifting first gear seems like it's slipping but when out of first gear it's fine should I have this transmission rebuild and upgrade to a racing torque converter or what should I do recommendations please

Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 10-27-2017, 08:05 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: yelm WA
Posts: 391
Member #15071
Will most likely need to have it rebuild if its bad. Mine was that way. Cost me 3k to have it redone. All sensors needed to be replaced and the case is all i used everything else was replaced or upgraded
6speedquadcab likes this.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 10-27-2017, 10:30 PM
6speedquadcab's Avatar
NorCal SF Bay Area
West VTCoA Regional Rep
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 2,926
Member #14841
Sounds like you need a rebuild for sure. Good excuse to beef it up while you got it out. I have a quad cab and converted it to manual. Night and day difference in driving experience.
__________________
2006 Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 10-27-2017, 11:46 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: yelm WA
Posts: 391
Member #15071
If i were to do it again i would switch it to a 6 speed
6speedquadcab likes this.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 10-28-2017, 12:00 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Florida
Posts: 23
Member #15020
Other than switching to a six-speed manual what kind of upgrades can I put in this rebuilt tranny
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 10-28-2017, 12:18 AM
6speedquadcab's Avatar
NorCal SF Bay Area
West VTCoA Regional Rep
 
Join Date: Nov 2014
Location: San Jose, CA
Posts: 2,926
Member #14841
Single disk torque converter, billet flexplate, transgo shift kit, upgraded GPS, etc. Contact Tony from JTSVP, he can give you the hook up.
__________________
2006 Dodge Ram SRT-10 Quad Cab
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 10-28-2017, 01:01 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: Florida
Posts: 23
Member #15020
Thanks for the help
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 10-28-2017, 11:58 AM
Member
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: yelm WA
Posts: 391
Member #15071
Definitely upgrade your bands
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 10-28-2017, 01:15 PM
ViperPete's Avatar
VIPER POWERED
Southeast VTCoA Regional Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: Ocala, FL
Posts: 2,528
Member #11698
I swapped in the T56 for this exact reason. The T56 just makes better use of the Viper power band IMO.

You should probably start with draining and refilling the transmission fluid before you get a rebuild. Change the fluid and then see how the truck drives.
__________________
There is no vehicle- made since or currently- that is as versatile or as fun as a SRT-10 Quadcab Ram.

2005 Dodge Ram SRT10 Quad Cab with T56 conversion
2013 Dodge Viper GTS- only 4 made GTS blue w/out stripes and Sepia interior.
2016 Nissan Maxima SR
2005 Mustang GT
1998 Dodge Avenger
1999 Dodge Avenger
1973 Lincoln Mark IV with a 460

[img]http://s23.photobucket.com/user/skyy...uowdl.jpg.html[/img]
Reply With Quote
  #10 (permalink)  
Old 10-29-2017, 02:43 PM
VENOMOUS1 RACING's Avatar
VIPER POWERED
Southwest VTCoA Regional Member
Southwest VTCoA Regional Rep
2013 Viper Truck of The Month
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Wacko Waco,TX
Age: 43
Posts: 12,623
Member #10675
I'd be happy to help you out. We have our own Billet Triple Disc converter , and buold proven 48res that have held together over 80k miles so far on them and put through the tests!
__________________
"OFTEN imitated, NEVER duplicated"

Home of the SuperSnake hoods NOW AVAILABLE! :
Venomous1 Racing Traction/Transfer Systems coming to an SRT-10 near you
Venomous1 Racing Underdrive Pulleys for Gen3 SRT-10 Viper Trucks and Coupes available now!!

** 1 OF 5 2005 SRT-10 Quad Cab Tremec T56
Equipped**
Home of the First and Fastest 6 Speed SRT10 Quad Cab...The VENOMOUS1

Your Viper Coupe and Truck go fast and appearance parts GO-TO guy!!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
48RE INFO sparksftball69 General Discussion 3 03-04-2013 10:44 PM
Truck wont shift!!! HELLLLP! LONGWIDEandHEAVY General Discussion 10 02-22-2009 03:09 PM
transmission stuff t56 505'sFastestViper. General Discussion 9 03-14-2008 06:20 PM
Automatic transmission fluid and filter change instructions JTS VENOM PERFORMANCE General Discussion 10 12-01-2006 05:50 PM





All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO
vB.Sponsors
This site is supported by its members, vendors, and administration. Vtcoa.com is in no way affiliated with Daimler Chrysler. Dodge, Viper,Ram SRT-10, the Viper logo and likeness are registered trademarks of Daimler Chrysler. The contents of this site are owned by Vtcoa.com and may not be used or reproduced without the express written permission of the Administrator.
GM Truck Forum
Ford Raptor Forums
Chevy Tahoe Forum
Chevy Cobalt Forum
Chevy Camaro Forum
Toyota FJ Cruiser Forum
Ford Truck Forum
88-98 GM Truck Forum
73-87 Gm Truck Forum
Ford Expedition Forum
Chevy Equinox Forum
Chevy Cruze Forum
Jeep Liberty Forum
Jeep Forum
Dodge Ram Forum
Chrysler 200 Forum
Scion xD Forum
Scion xB Forum
Dodge Challenger Forum
Sotball Forums
SRT Forum
Nissan Titan Forum
Buick Enclave Forum
Cadillac Forum
Cadillac XTS Forum