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a friend of mine has a 2001 5.9L ram and he is having an idling problem. the truck will start, then the rev's start going up and down, after its warm it runs fine. any one got any suggestions?? any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks
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thanks randy, i'll pass the info onto my friend, i also suggested to check the map and tps sensors, and clean the t/b.... but didnt know if there was something else that could be causing the rough idle.
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