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76 Dart sport 06-19-2012 11:40 PM

98 ram won't stay running
 
I have a 98 dodge ram it idled fine but would die when giving it gas, I have changed the plugs and cap and rotor,the timing chain because it had a lot of slack, the crankshaft position sensor, I checked the fuel pressure,and it has 50 psi at the fuel rail, and I did a compression test and it had between 125 and 137 psi in all cylinders, and the plugs keep coming out wet and stink like gas, but I get plenty of spark, please help, I know the old 318 but not these newer ones, thanks, Scott

Gen1dak 06-20-2012 12:00 AM

Possibly O2 sensors.
Is it any different at startup (cold)? Does it do better or worse once warmed up?

76 Dart sport 06-20-2012 01:11 AM

98 dodge ram
 
it does better when cold, this morning it started andidled for a minute or so and then died when i gave it some gas

Gen1dak 06-21-2012 01:07 AM

I'd be looking at the intake plenum gasket.


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