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Old April 4th, 2006, 05:43 PM   #4
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Originally Posted by 96DodgeCTD
Would a TPS sensor make overdrive come in late? My truck(in my signature) doesn't shift into OD untill like 60mph. It barely pulls at 55mph in 3rd at my MAX rpm(which is only 2700). Once it goes into OD the torque convertor locks at like 65mph. Its reading like 3volts at the TPS sensor.

Is there anyway to like clean it out or should i just buy a new one?

Thanks for the help
I have a 97 ram 2500 diesel, I would suggest using contact cleaner. I simply spray it through the opening then rotate the sensor several times with a screwdriver, dump out the left over liquid and repeat several times until the liquid coming out is clean. I did this on my truck at about 100k and have not had a problem since. I now have 187k on my truck.
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