Thread: 6th Gear
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Old 03-18-2013, 07:39 AM
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Originally Posted by bigtommy9285 View Post
I just bought a used 06 Dodge Ram 1500 With a STD Trans. I noticed when i shift into 6th gear i loose speed even ehith the peddal to the floor. unless im goinbg 85 or better. What is 6th gear for if you have to be going 15-20 MPH over the limit to use it?
You shouldnt have that severe of a loss of cruise in 6th. Obivously 6th is a cruising gear and you should have some accelleration availiable. I would look into why you have a loss of power....Do you have a pulsation or a miss while accelerating in 6th, or any gear? Might need a tune up......
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