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Old 05-31-2013, 12:31 AM
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4 days of rain, didn't use the ram too much.
Today was nice,took it out, was a little sluggish.After a few corners got better. Was trying to get the turn at the light but it changed. I broke hard and the truck stalled,started right away on first try.

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check your tranny fluid level.... sluggishness and stalling at braking sometimes is a symptom of tranny fluid level/pressure
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sorry for the thread jack but I have a somewhat similar issue going on...when I come to a stop my rpms drop just below 500 and then jump back up quickly. sometimes if im light on the breaks I feel it jerk forward. sound like tranny as well? fluid look like its at the correct level and looks clean
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Maybe some bad gas? Wouldn't get to concerned right away sometimes these things go away.
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mine did that too..I use to put it in neutral when coming to a stop so it wouldn't stall..I think it had something to do with the torque verter..I mentioned this to my tuner and whatever he did fixxed it...by any chance are any of you running an after market torque verter?
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No aftermarket tc for me. I was gonna try to put the stock tune back on and see if it still does it.
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I just got some transmission seals changed. The level seemed low ,but the engine was cold.i heard it is better to check it when the engine is hot.
My truck is stock except for the exhaust.
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I had a similar problem when my egr valve was on its way out the door.
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