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Old 02-16-2010, 11:28 AM
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I feel a small amount of vibration in the gas pedal. The local Lithia dealer has replaced the pedal assembly and have also did something with the computer. They say they are done trying to fix the problem and that the vibration is normal. Does anyone else feel this vibration? I notice it between 35-40 MPH and it is usually with a slight acceleration. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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I sure don't. Can you give us some more info on your ram (year, etc). You can also fill this out in your user CP and it'll display on every post so you don't have to repeat yourself.

I'll assume you don't have one of the new vehichles with drive by wire throttle control. Don't know how you would get any feedback in that system.
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I know mine is only a 2003..................but never had that problem.Is the pedal or something under the floor in the same sort of area??????????????????????????
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I can't remember ever feeling any vibration in any gas pedal of all my cars and trucks. It would be helpful to know more about your truck and what the vibration feels like. I mean is it a major vibration? Is it always there?
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I feel a small amount of vibration in the gas pedal. The local Lithia dealer has replaced the pedal assembly and have also did something with the computer. They say they are done trying to fix the problem and that the vibration is normal. Does anyone else feel this vibration? I notice it between 35-40 MPH and it is usually with a slight acceleration. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
I can feel it in mine. I like it as it is one of the few 'feedback' loops this ultra-smooth running truck gives me! It doesn't seem abnormal or extreme to me at all and I've chalked it up to the 'Hemi Experience'!
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Sorry I didn't provide more information in the post. I have an 08 Ram 1500 with 5.7 Hemi. It does have the drive by wire and I have crawled underneath the truck to see if anything is vibrating on the floor underneath the pedal. It is not a terrible vibration but it is enough to bother me.
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Are you feeling just a slight vibration at certain speeds? I feel it more between 30-40 MPH.
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It almost feels like an electrical pulse.
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You definately got me stumped........................
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I have no idea man I never felt any vibrations in my pedal. Maybe a little here and there but nothing to make me worry. I have to say what bones said....I'm stumped
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