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Old 09-13-2013, 01:10 AM
richmond richmond is offline
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Location: Raywick, Ky
Age: 59
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Vehicle: 1999 Dodge Ram
Trim Level: SLT
Color: Black
Engine: 2001-2003 359ci (5.9L) Cummins ISB 24-Valve Diesel I6 235hp 460lb/ft (manual and auto)
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Fuel sending unit is defective or pop the tank with a rubber hammer. My 98 1500 5.9 farm truck is out, rather than pull the bed and replace it, I use the trip meter at each fill-up on the odometer. If I'm mostly town driving it's 10 mpg on the 26 gallon tank. If it's interstate I'm 15 mpg on a the same 26 gallons. So 200 miles and fill for the first scenario and 300 miles and fill for the second scenario, reset at each fill up. Many of our guys would fix it now. The HEMI I would and like wise the diesel (the old 5.9 1500 is a local farm truck though). R...

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