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  1. Transmission dust cover issue

    Durango Photos/Videos 2004-09
    Hello, New to the forum but have a burning question. How do you remove the torque converter dust cover from a 2006 5.7 hemi 4x4 engine? I have lifted the transmission as far as it can go to the point of almost crushing the pan. I have lifted the motor as far up as I can. I have removed the rack...
  2. Radiator and Transmission Oil Cooler Line Help!

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    Hey Guys and Girls First post on this forum as i recently purchased a 2002 Dodge Durango with a low 100k miles and i got i for a killer deal, with a catch, it has some minor issues that i am working on. I needed to replace the radiator and transmission oil cooler lines as they were original...
  3. 02 RT Durango Transfer case exploded hours after purchase

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    Hello all, New member here. I just purchased a 2002 Durango RT with 144,000 miles and only two previous owners. It had only been driven by a mom most recently and was serviced regularly by a shop. I test drove it and everything worked great and seemed fine. So I thought I was set However...
  4. 2004 Durango 5.7, 545RFE Lost All Gears

    Durango Discussions 2004-09
    2004 Durango 5.7 198,00 miles no previous issues except for slight whine never slipped no hard shifting, 545RFE lost all gears while driving down highway, revs skyrocketed as expected. And a whine coming from either the pump or torque converter was present. I have had the whine for a few months...
  5. Best transmission upgrade for towing?

    Durango Performance 1998-03
    I currently have a 44re in my 1998 d with a 5.2 I do a good bit of towing and my trans just went out so while I’m replacing it I would like to go ahead and purchase a more stout trans with a good warranty. Any suggestions?
  6. Transmission, transfer case, and differential fluid changes

    Durango Discussions 2004-09
    Hi, I have a 2008 Durango SXT 4x4 with 148k mi on it and no fluids have ever been changed other than the engine oil. Everything is working fine but the fact that this maintenance has been so badly neglected is really bothering me. We paid it off recently and I'd like to take care of it better...
  7. Transfer Case or Transmission? 2000 SLT magnum wont move

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    Hello, Ive been reading through forums and chats for the past 3 days and have yet to find an answer to my problem. But here it is, maybe someone here is a wizard. So I have a 2000 Slt Durango magnum 4.7, has the nv233 transfer case and he 45rfe tranny i believe. Maybe the other way around...
  8. Engine Stalling Upon Deceleration

    New Member Introduction
    Hey Guys, I have an 05 4.7L ST with 123k miles on it. Recently it started dying when I decelerated and came to a complete stop. Sometimes while idling the rpm's would fluctuate between 500-1,000 while just sitting at a red light. I scanned it and got a whole laundry list. Some of the...
  9. 2015 Durango will not shift into gear

    Durango Discussions 2014+
    Purchased this vehicle used. Has 35000 miles. In the 3 months I have owned it on 3 occaisions it won't shift into gear. If I move the selector to reverse or drive I get a flashing R or D. If I shut the car off for 20 minutes or so everything returns to normal. Any suggestions?
  10. Please help! Stuck in Limp Mode...

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    I have a 1999 Dodge Durango 4x4 Magnum 5.9L that was given to me by my father-in-law that is starting to become more of a project than I was initially lead to believe. It was stuck in limp mode and had a CEL when I got it, and the codes it gave pointed to replacing the Control Solenoid and...
  11. Brake light came on, now have a constant "clicking" sound

    Durango Discussions 2011-13
    I have a 2012 Durango Citadel, 5.7 hemi AWD. I was going down the interstate, pulling my camper, and the BRAKE warning light came on. Steady on, not flashing. And now the vehicle makes this strange clicking sound going down the road. The noise speeds up and slows down with the speed of the...
  12. Help transmission flush

    Durango Discussions
    My 12 RT was taken into dealership with it stuck in 4th gear. Needed the transmission solenoid, they replaced it, charged for fluid and filters. The next line on the work order was a transmission flush, new fluid and filters. Another $174. My questions is, did they have to do the flush again, or...
  13. Weird shifting issue

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    I want your guys' much valued opinion before I go out and get a new governor sensor and solenoid. My Durango is a 1999 SLT 4x4 with the 5.9l V8. 162,xxx on the odometer. It doesn't like to get out of first gear. But it's not like the transmission is slipping. It just won't shift out of...
  14. 2004 Durango 4.7 Manual Transmission swap

    Durango Discussions
    Hello, i have a 2004 durango with a 4.7 liter engine and i was wondering if there was anyway i can put a manual transmission in it. Like, would the 2004 dakota tranny fit? or what Thanks:D
  15. Trans Tube Doesnt Fit

    Durango Discussions 2004-09
    My husband and I bought a 2006 model (4.7 V8 2wd) back in September. We recently had to replace the transmission but the port for the dipstick tube on the new one is too small for the tube and seal. When the new transmission arrived it had a plastic plug in the port for the tube. We put the plug...
  16. transmission cooler?

    Durango Towing
    Does anyone know if the 2007 4.7 V8 4WD Flexfuel Aspen (same as 07 durango) comes equipped with a transmission cooler. Looks like it is and I had a car savvy guy tell me that there's lines coming off of something behind my grill that goes to the transmission. Reason i'm asking is that I'm...
  17. Rough 2-3 Shift When Trans. Temp is Under 130°

    Durango Discussions 2014+
    For the past two weeks, I have had very rough shifts from 2nd to 3rd gear until the transmission temperature gets to over 130°. Once it gets warmed up, everything is smooth as silk. Every other gear change is also totally fine. Anyone else experience something similar? Any ideas about what could...
  18. 99 5.2 Auto transmission is shifting down when too much throttle is applied, into 1st

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    Hi All, I have found a ton of info on these forums, and I did my own heater core replacement (among other things) with the help from these forums. I am now running into a problem that started "around the time" that I jump-started another vehicle, but I can't say that they are related for sure...
  19. Fluid Flushes ?

    Durango Performance 2004-09
    Just got my 04 Durango serviced and they recommended a world of fluid flushes. I asked a few mechanics some say do it some say dont, but none of them own Durango's so I figured my Durango fam should know what to do. :cool: **
  20. Durango Will Not Move, Transmission Is Locked Up

    Durango Discussions 1998-03
    Hello, I have a 2000 Durango 2 wheel drive with the 5.2 V8, it is stretched into a limousine, the other night we were out in it with no problems and the driver didnt notice anything unusual, he parked it and about 20 min later I got in to move it into the garage and it barley moved but I...