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1997 Dodge Ram 1500
Worst 1997 Ram 1500 transmission Problems
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- not shifting properly8
- transmission failure5
- only goes in reverse2
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission75
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Cooling ...10
- NHTSA: Power Train: Manual Transmission9
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Torque Converter5
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Park/Neutral ...4
- NHTSA: Power Train: Automatic Transmission: Lever And ...2
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