Convert manual transmission to automatic in 2001 ram 1500

Asked by Feb 05, 2017 at 08:28 PM

Question type: Car Customization

I have a ram1500 with the 3.9l v6 and standard
transmission.  Can this be changed out to an automatic?  
If so how complex is this and what transmission would be
needed?
Ron

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Not worth the time and effort. Electronics issues, shifter, driveshaft, transmission cooler and issues as mentioned above will make it a big pain in the butt. Can it be done? Yes, but not without lots of time, money and difficulty.

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