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Old 09-17-2011, 10:21 AM
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Default 1998 dodge ram 1500 loss of power

im having a problem with loss of power on flat i can get up to 40 mph an going up hills it only does 10 mph the cel came on an oil pressure when from the 40s to 0 when i was going around turns anyone have an suggentions?
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Lack of information... However, have you looked at your eng dipstick lately??? With the engine OFF...
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I have to agree check your oil.
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