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Rough Idle - In Reverse Only

Hey guys,
I have an 02 SD with the 7.3L motor and for the last 2 weeks when I set the gear in reverse (auto tranny), the motor idles down or dies. This only happens in reverse.

I have had an aftermarket air filter, banks transcommand and banks exhaust for 6 years. Last year I added an edge evolution programmer. Even when I set the programmer to stock, it does the same thing.

The check engine light does has not came on.
There are no leaks of any kind. I also checked for lose connections of any kind (electrical, vaccum).

Has anyone experienced this before?
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converter heading south.been there .

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Thanks for the reply Cratos.

Do you know what other symptoms will follow?
In the mean time, I will start looking for a converter. I just want to know what other symptoms I will see before going out altogether.
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mine does it when the motor is cold, and only if I rev it up a litte, it never dies though.
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