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Old 06-27-2013, 10:50 PM
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Default Starts idle low in mornings

ram 1500, About a week ago when i started it in the morning truck idle was erratic. It will stall if you don't give a little gas. Just a rough idle. If you drive it right away it seems like it isn't getting gas for about 1/8 of a mile, then it evens out. then it drives normally the longer you are out. Next morning, same thing starts over.

It's odd because it went from running s very smooth and quiet, and over night it is running rough and starting hard. I thought it was a bad tank of gas.

Seems to be worse with the heavy rains, and humid air we have right now.

any ideas?
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