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  1. Powertrain
    I recently bought (may) a 2019 Classic long horn edition. It currently has 22,000 miles. I have noticed that when the truck is started and the idle slows to 500 there small shake to the entire truck. The shake can not be felt until the idle settles to around 500. The shake can also be felt when...
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    I recently bought (may) a 2019 Classic long horn edition. It currently has 22,000 miles. I have noticed that when the truck is started and the idle slows to 500 there small shake to the entire truck. The shake can not be felt until the idle settles to around 500. The shake can also be felt when...
  3. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS!
    2002 Dodge Ram 1500 4.7L 2WD About 2 years ago Truck idled erraticly and shifted at wrong times, replaced TPS and problem fixed for about a year. Then same symptoms resurfaced, switched from random part bought on Amazon to local Orielly part with Lifetime Warranty. I'm currently on my 4th...
  4. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS!
    Hoping someone with diesel experience can give me some direction on how to locate the cause of what I can only describe as some erratic idle and throttle response to transmission changes and moving from a stopped position. All of the described symptoms began happening a few hours after a water...
  5. SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS!
    Hi, I am new to the site and wanted to say thank you for all the helpful information that I have read since finding the site. I have a 2002 Ram 1500 with a 4.7 I recently purchased the truck and have had an issue with it from the start. At first it would not idle at all. After finding a posting...
  6. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Hey y'all, I am new to the forum. I recently purchased a 2012 1500 with 60k miles. It's got the 5.7 and four wheel drive. The truck has a very noticeable lurch/vibration when rolling at low speeds in drive and reverse. It is perfectly smooth once the accelerator is applied. The truck idles...
  7. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Hey Guys, I hope you are all doing well!. I am new to the forum, living out in Dubai - UAE. I own a 2013 Dodge Ram laramie, about 47,000 KM on the clock. This is our second RAM. I just found the forum. Anyway, I was hoping to get some advise. Our ram at idle vibrates, its like as small...
  8. LD RAM - General Discussion
    Hi All, I purchased a 2015 RAM Sport Crew Cab. Great truck, but one major problem. After the truck warms up, driving to work, about a 15-20 minute drive, I notice a strong smell or fume coming from the vent when I'm idle. So every red-light, this strong smell comes into the cabin. When I...
  9. Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    we have a 1998 Ram 3500 turbo cummins 6 cyl diesel 24 valve duelly (if it matters) 4x4 Recently, we were driving along and it started accellerating on its own. We were at our destination so we didnt freak out right then. We waited till we were leaving. Upon startup, the truck went from...
  10. Cummins Diesel Specific Topics
    we have a 1998 Ram 3500 turbo cummins 6 cyl diesel 24 valve duelly (if it matters) 4x4 Recently, we were driving along and it started accellerating on its own. We were at our destination so we didnt freak out right then. We waited till we were leaving. Upon startup, the truck went from...
  11. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I was driving on the freeway with my three young kids this afternoon when we had a rear tire blow-out which wrecked the rear bed panels, tore up the bodywork. Took two hours and two tow trucks (first one didn't have tools to lower the spare, second one was a flatbed) to finally be towed home...
  12. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys, I'm back and so is my truck. I posted a month ago or so about some overheating and smoking problems which turned out to be a warped head letting coolant into cyl 6 which explains the misfire code. I had the heads machined and the head gasket job done and got my truck back with one new...
  13. 2011 Dodge Ram Forum
    I have a 2011 ram 1500 with the hemi at 108,000km's. long story short, cutting most useless details, lately I have been experiencing a really odd and uneasy feeling wobble/idle issue. when I accelerate from time to time, the truck is almost burping itself, or slightly altering the idle as if I...
  14. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Ok so I am drive and all of a sudden I have to break and slow down from 65 mph and move right onto the shoulder. The truck just dies. I get the )lighting bolt( sign on dash board. Truck will not idle at all so I use my right foot to keep the truck from dieing and use left foot to brake and...
  15. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hello, new to the forum. I hope through this post we can narrow down my problem and also help some other along the way that might be searching for a resolution. The problem: My truck will sometimes die at idle, lets say once out 30 trips around town. It will also feel like it is going to die...
  16. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.2 Liter V8
    got a little truck overview done when i got my brakes fixed. found out i had a high idle(1100 RPM, they said it should be 600ish) and 1st and 2nd gear were shifting funny, or something like that. they did something to the tranny to prolong its life a bit, not sure what though, and they...
  17. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Hello, At a loss as to what is causing my problem. I recently acquired a 99 ram 1500 5.2L, and have ran into a problem that on start up the engine doesn't want to idle. I took apart the throttle body and cleaned everything, replaced the IAC and TPS but none of that fixed it. It only really...
  18. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I've had the problem ever since I bought the truck back in August, and its just been getting slightly worse and worse as time goes on. Truck is a 1998 5.9L 4x4 with just under 170,000 miles Okay, so the problem: about 2-3 minutes after I start it, the RPM's will drop down to around 500 or so...
  19. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    About a week ago my check engine light came on. Went home and hooked up the code reader and the code was p0300, random misfire. So I replaced all of the lower bank plugs with news ones from the dealership. Code went away but now it's idling @ 500 instead of the normal 600 and its fluctuates...
  20. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have recently swapped out a blown 360 in my 95 dodge ram 2500 for a 318 in good working order. The 318 is out of a 97 1500. It ran well at first, but now it is having idle problems. I am running the 318 off the old ECU from the 360. Is that causing the problem? I am getting a loud...
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