Ram Truck 47RE and 48RE Transmission In-Chassis Survival Upgrades from BD Diesel Performance

Chrysler’s Ram truck 47RE and 48RE transmissions have a checkered history.  Derived from the rugged 3-speed A727 Torqueflite with an add-on 4th gear/overdrive sandwiched into the unit, these stock RE transmissions have an unpredictable lifespan. The magazine’s 2005 Ram 3500 4WD with 5.9L Cummins diesel power, purchased new 13 years ago, has now clocked 162-thousand […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Q&A Vlog: Quality Rebuild Parts for Chrysler RE-RH Transmissions

Q&A Vlog: Quality Rebuild Parts for Chrysler RE-RH Transmissions In this HD video vlog Q&A, Moses Ludel answers a viewer’s question about the quality parts required to rebuild a Chrysler 42RE and other RE-RH transmissions. The Jeep Grand Cherokee has a 4.0L inline six and pulls a travel trailer. The owner wants to rebuild the […]

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmission ‘Q & A’

Moses Ludel’s 4WD Mechanix Magazine – Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmission ‘Q & A’

Q&A and How-to: Jeep and Dodge Ram Automatic Transmissions      Enjoy the many detailed, traditional ‘Q&A’ exchanges in these article columns…’Q & A’ has now moved to open, interactive forum discussions. Visit the forums, you’ll want to join—for free!      Have technical questions about your Jeep 4×4,  popular 4WD truck, SUV, ATV, UTV or dirt motorcycle—or welding and […]