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Old 07-21-2012, 11:59 PM
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Hello guys, i have a 97 dodge ram 1500 with the 5.2 L in it and here the past few weeks it doesnt seem to want to start unless i give it gas.This only happens with the first start of the day,once i pump it and it starts it doesnt run funny or give me any issue with starting the rest of the day, it starts right up. Anyone have any ideas?
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AIC, might be dirty or malfuncining its at back of throttle body with 2 torqx screws remove it and have someone turn key on see if plunger slides freely or has carbon buld up.
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Are you trying to say that when you start it first thing in the morning (or day) that it seems to fire on 2/3 cylinders and then the rest join in one at a time?
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