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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-27-2011, 03:40 PM Thread Starter
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Unhappy Transmission grinding 2003 Magnum 330

Hi All,
Recently, my 2003 Magnum 330 4x4 starting grinding when I try to put it into high gear. Low gear is fine, as are reverse and park. Sometimes it goes right in but usually there is at least some grinding before you hear it pop into place. I've never seen anything about transmission fluid, but it would seem likely with an auto tranny. Any suggestions besides take it to the shop?
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did you get a answer on your trans i have a 330 magnuw with the same thing thanks
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I seem to be having the same issue...Anyone have a solution to this crazy probem? I haven't torn it apart yet....I want to try and find a fix before I tear it apart.
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Check the adjustment rods as well as the bell crank on the top of the tranny. They sometimes get a crack in them that allows them to flex but keeps the rod from fully shifting into gear

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I am having the same problem and am wondering if maybe it is related to the rear brakes?? I just bought my 2003 Magnum 4x4 and it sometimes grinds when putting it into high gear. It also needs rear brakes, so I was thinking that maybe they are related since you have to have the rear brakes on to engage high gear.
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