Just wanted to say thanks everybody!!! - DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-20-2009, 10:41 AM Thread Starter
Intrepid Modder
michigan_intrepd's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Michigan
Posts: 397
Feedback: 1 / 100%
Thumbs down Just wanted to say thanks everybody!!!

I just wanted to say thank you to dodgeintrepid.net and all of its members.

I decided to put the blue ES on the road on Friday in anticipation of some crappy cold and rainy weather we have coming. Cleaned it all up and claybarred it and after the license plate was transferred, I decided to take it for a spin... First thing I noticed was the speedometer wasn't working. Thought maybe it was just from sitting for a few months, but then I noticed that the transmission was not shifting correctly. It would start in first and then jump abruptly into second and wouldn't shift out of second... not even in AutoStick. I feared transmission troubles and at 4:45pm on a Friday, I knew everyone would be closing up and I probably couldn't get the car into a shop until Saturday and would be without a car all weekend... not a pleasant thought.

Instead, I came to dodgeintrepid.net and searched for speedometer and shifting and instantly got about twelve instances where people had my same issues they were told it was their transmission input and output speed sensors. So I crossed my fingers and called the local parts store... they had one of each in stock!!! I flew down there in my dad's Jeep and brought them home and installed them (what a pain in the you-know-where to get at those things!!!) and the car drives perfectly now... what a relief!!!

This site is a great resource and has helped me countless times! Speed sensors, power brake booster, broken window clip, etc... Things that most people would have taken the car into the shop to be fixed, I was able to do myself.

Thank You!!!
michigan_intrepd is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-20-2009, 10:50 AM
1st Gen FTW - It's AutoMedic!

cdmccul's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Garrison, ND
Posts: 15,412
Feedback: 18 / 100%
Wow! I've yet to try that on my 'limp moded' '96... Need to get out there and try it out. CONGRATS on a job well done!

Good for you!
cdmccul is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-20-2009, 11:05 AM
Intrepid Pro
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: *******
Posts: 7,448
Feedback: 31 / 97%
That's what it's all about.
cokey11 is offline  
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-20-2009, 11:28 AM
Bad Ass

Duds's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Ohio
Posts: 22,184
Feedback: 12 / 100%
There is a wealth of info here and it is so nice of people to contribute for the benefit of others.
Duds is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the DodgeIntrepid.Net Forums - Dodge Intrepid, Concorde, 300m and Eagle Vision chat forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

Member names may only be composed of alpha-numeric characters. (A-Z and 0-9)

!!ATTENTION ADVERTISERS!! If you intend on advertising anything on this forum, whatsoever, you are required to first contact us here . Additionaly, we do NOT allow BUSINESS NAMES unless you are an Authorized Vendor. If you own a business, and want to do sales on this site via posting or private message, you will need to follow the rules. Shops, Stores, Distributors, Group Buys without being authorized will see your account terminated.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Random Question

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Linear Mode Linear Mode
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome