Dealership made repairs to vehicle at consumer's expense. The universal mounting kit provides installation flexibility to fit any application. Using the same Micro Extruded bar technology as is in our air-to-air Charge Air Coolers, the 200 Micro Extruded passages in each cooler provide a large surface area to transfer heat for external air flow cooling while turbulent oil flow design promotes a more complete cooling. I would like to know if there is a recall and what is going on here. Replacing a damaged cooler line with Dormans Auto Trans Oil Cooler Line takes you a long way in protecting your transmission. He told me that it can stick, but it isn't likely. Apply a coating of clean transmission fluid over the entire male line end surface up to the bead.
Automatic Transmission Cooler problem of the 1996 Dodge Ram 2500 17 Auxilliary transmission cooling system hoses that run to the front of the radiator are too short to reach bed of auxilliary radiator, this causes the transmission fluid to leak and lose power and momentum, consumer states all diesel trucks with auxilliary transmission cooler's have this defect. I was a Amsoil dealer for a few years Amsoil 'reccomends' it but its not approved. Dealer is reparing the truck at owner's cost. Dorman offers pre-bent, direct replacement Transmission Lines that are made from corrosion-resistant materials and provide easy installation. Includes installation hardware where applicable.
I noticed extreme amount of smoke from under vehicle and was able to stop before damaging transmission other than running out of fluid. The 5-row section 30% and the 12-row section 70% , together these can be used for power steering fluid, transmission fluid, or engine oil. Vehicle stalled in middle of road. Hot oil temperatures must be kept under control! Thank you for your assistance. A Dorman Transmission Oil Cooler line takes you a long way in protecting your vehicle's transmission. I noticed extreme amount of smoke from under vehicle and was able to stop before damaging transmission other than running out of fluid.
Consumer believe this failure is exactly the same as recall 722 97V-084. . In Dec 2000, trans failed again, at 57492. Push the line into the connector until the retainer seats and a click is heard. I never heard of stuck check valve issues but normally when a check valve fails it fails open.
Fluid sprayed on muffler, transmission, and all over the ground. Discussion: Automatic transmission equipped vehicles now include quick connector fittings in the transmission cooler lines. It is not a replacement for your factory cooler. Also, recall 99V115000 deals with the same type of problem. My 2 cts is beware using the Amsoil atf in the dodge transmission, it is not approved for the Dodge. Since 1918, Dorman Products has supplied the automotive aftermarket with high-quality replacement parts, hardware and fasteners.
If the transmission requires service, the connectors can be disconnected using either of the following two procedures. Fluid sprayed on muffler, transmission, and all over the ground. Close removal tool and lock tab. After performing the service that required the line to be disconnected, wipe the line end with a clean rag. The manufacturer and the dealership were aware of this issue, and were installing an updated line and spring to correct the failure.
Wrap tool around line with smooth round end facing the connector Figure 6. The mechanic said that he has done this on Chrysler products transmission systems many times and it prevents catastrophic failure. I consulted with my diesel truck performance shop and with a local transmission shop I have used before about the proposed mod. May need a new transmission. The tow truck dealer said there was a plastic snap fitting on this cooler line that often ruptures. Dealer replaced transmission quick cooler connect per notification. Heating of transmission oil is caused from torque multiplying stators redirecting and shearing the oil, heat transfer when cooling down of the clutches as they are on the edge of slipping on the steels, and, end thrusting loads on the bushings transfer heat into the case.
This allowed one line to rub a hole into the side of other line resulting in transmission fluid being sprayed against hot engine compontents and could have resulted in damage to the transmisson or a fire in the engine compartment. Facotry dealer vaguely referenced recall and I located it on your web site. May need a new transmission. Some of our top Transmission Oil Cooler Line product brands are. Push removal tool up to connector Figure 7.
For vehicles equipped with the 5. You may have to before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Use an air nozzle to blow out accumulated dirt and road salt from the retainer area of the connector. Dealer informed consumer that this vehicle was not covered under that recall. It is not a replacement for your factory cooler. Consumer believe this failure is exactly the same as recall 722 97v-084. In June 2000, at 49898 miles, trans failed.
Dealership informed consumer vehicle was not affected by any recall. While pulling a 5th wheel trailer up a incline at 30 mph vehicle stopped while in motion, and white smoke came from under the hood. For reliable and powerful cooling, Mishimoto used a tube-and-fin design which delivers 116% greater core volume, 141% increased fluid capacity, and 134% greater fin surface area than the stock transmission cooler. Mishimoto universal fluid coolers are applicable for use with transmission fluid, engine oil, power steering fluid, and a variety of other automotive fluids. Plus, its robust construction readily defends against possible damage from road debris and corrosion. A sticking check valve in the line to the transmission cooler radiator would cause overheating of the transmission without you knowing about it. Thank you for your assistance.