Code P0740 -

1st Gen Durango 1998 - 2003 Durango's

Code P0740

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 02-10-2012, 08:17 PM
Old man 62 Old man 62 is offline
Registered User
Thread Starter
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 3
Default Code P0740

Ok so where's the torque converter lock-up senser. Inside or out, I'm getting a P0740 code. It shouldn't be the hard to fix if you know where it is. Thanks for any help.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-10-2012, 11:42 PM
shrpshtr325's Avatar
shrpshtr325 shrpshtr325 is offline
Dodge Forum Moderator
Join Date: Jan 2007
Vehicle: 2013 Challenger R/T
Location: Toms River NJ
Posts: 19,218

need more information about your truck man
specifically which transmission do you have? if you dont know the numerical identifier (44, 46, or 45/545) give us the engine and we can figure it out from that.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-11-2012, 04:28 PM
master tech's Avatar
master tech master tech is offline
Site Moderator & Tech
Dodge Forum Moderator
Join Date: Apr 2007
Vehicle: Mits P/U , Dodge avenger(1996) .
Location: San Bruno ,Ca
Posts: 10,832

Old Man 62

I do have PDF files for these and all codes with your transmission, All I would need is your email address to send it too if you want them. That also goes for everyone else. All you have to do is ask. Here is the information from old man 62 on another post. Then I going to delete the other post.

I have a 2001 Durango 4.7, 45 or 545. Jeep TCM. Code say's that the torque converter solenoid circuit has a problem. will pull all conections and clean. Also need to replace the power steering pressure senser, Code P0551. Only getting 15 MPG on open road, don't think it's locking up.
Reply With Quote
Old 02-12-2012, 02:13 AM
Old man 62 Old man 62 is offline
Registered User
Thread Starter
Join Date: Sep 2011
Posts: 3
Reply With Quote
Old 03-09-2012, 01:44 PM
tst31's Avatar
tst31 tst31 is offline
Join Date: Sep 2004
Vehicle: 99 Dodge Durango 5.9L 4WD
Location: Salinas, CA
Posts: 71

I just pulled the same code on my scanner yesterday, coincidentally. I do not know what transmission I have, but I do have the '99 5.9L, 4WD. I would also like the pdf's, please. I just bought this truck a couple of months ago (my second 5.9L 4WD) and recently had the transmission/transfer case fluids changed, only to find out the transfer case has a lead that apparently requires a seal to fix. I will be taking it back to my transmission guy and hope to have him fix this issue at the same time. Thanks in advance!

email to
Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2012, 03:28 AM
iwa2002 iwa2002 is offline
Join Date: Mar 2008
Vehicle: 2002 Dodge Durango SLT 2WD
Posts: 34

I'm also having the same problems plus a few others, codes P0700, P0740, P0738.. Its a 2002 Durango 4.7L, 2wd.. Multi-Speed Auto 45RFE Transmission. I know what the codes mean. I hear alot of recommendation, has anyone found a quick fix. I could also use a copy of your pdf.. (Old man 62). Thank you,


Last edited by iwa2002; 05-21-2012 at 03:31 AM.
Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Rock Auto Discount, use it or loose it Gone Fishin 3rd Gen Ram Tech 1 07-05-2016 07:49 PM
[4th Gen : 01-07]: Rough Idle/O2 Sensor Issues...HELP!!! Miketech137 Dodge Caravan 5 10-20-2015 07:27 PM
engine light P2433 just1creation Dodge Stratus 1 08-04-2015 11:05 AM
ODB1 Code Flashes Twice? 1995 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9L 360Ci 4x4 JoshuaYsassi 2nd Gen Ram Tech 21 07-28-2015 11:16 AM
Getting the P0601 code on our 2001 Dodge Stratus SE Sedan Stratus0159 Dodge Stratus 2 07-16-2015 11:22 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not 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 Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:55 PM.