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  1. 2012 Ram 1500, weak and horrible gas mileage

    2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    Hello all, So I was on my way back to KC when I noticed my truck started feeling like I had 7000lbs behind it. It just didn't want to go up hills or accelerate at all. Any incline and it would kick out of OD and fall on its face before finally wrapping up enough to hold 75MPH. It also...
  2. 6.4L Hesitation @ Low Speeds/RPM

    6.4L (392 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    My truck has less than 2000 miles on it. When I am driving at low speeds (35 or under) my trucks hesitates like the transmission is in too high of a gear (chugging). The problem is far worse when cold and/or going up a hill at low speeds. Is this typical? Not sure if it's a break in thing or...
  3. hesitation and surging please help

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 99, 5.9 litre. She has 80,000 k on the motor and 230,000 on the body. We knew we needed a catalytic converter. We had rattling for about 2 years then when driving home from vacation she started to stumble when we stepped on it. She also would stumble uphill. So we changed the...
  4. #1 Cylinder Misfire & Exhaust Issues

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hello all, please forgive my "newby-ness" as I am not only a newby to the forum, I am also a newby to Dodge, so bare with me!! So, I have my first Dodge ever, and I love it, but I have come into a couple issues that I'm hoping you guys and gals can help me with! When I first bought it everything...
  5. 2014 hesitating

    2014 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a brand new 2014 Ram 1500 big horn 4x4 V6. As I come to a stop, the truck makes a thump thump or clunk clunk noise from the back or the middle of the truck. And the truck shakes with the sound. It's almost as if when the truck downshifts to 1st gear at the stop, it thumps after it gets...
  6. 02 1500 4.7L ... throttle sensitive stutter

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I've searched and i couldn't find, so i decided to stop lurking and join this fine community.... my 2002 Ram 1500 4.7L has decided to give me this strange stutter/hesitation/sluggish feeling when driving around 45-50mph... once i'm doing that speed, if i let off the gas and apply just a slight...
  7. Truck Periodically Hesitates and Burning Oil

    4.7L (287 cu in) PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I bought a used Dodge Ram in July with 46,000 miles on it. Dealer said that the previous owner used it to tow and that he needed something bigger to tow bigger loads. Symptoms: -Noticed that truck will periodically hesitate after driving a hour going up to higher speeds usually above 40...
  8. 01 Ram Exhaust Plugged Again

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Ok, Here is my story. About a year ago I drove up from Vancouver to Kamloops and drove around for a couple days hunting and fishing etc.... and on the way back up the Highway (Coke) The engine started hesitating under full throttle. Needless to say I had to nurse it back to home to figure out...
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