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Old 10-01-2012, 11:51 PM
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Question weird noise and loss of power

Hi i am looking for some help with my ram..I have a 01 dodge 1500 4x4 5.9L... I just bought this truck and I have been working on it ever sinse.. it's kinda fun at times just spending way too much money...any way my main problem is when i start the truck and take off i get this exhaust leak sound coming from the engine compartment and lack of power.. now the wierd part is i can rev the truck up a few times and i can here the motor[or noise] stop and she runs like she is brand new????????? can someone please help? Thank You
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Old 10-02-2012, 10:02 AM
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Cat converter plugged, maybe? possibly muffler, but I'd put my money on the catalytic converter.
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