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  1. Gen 2 Dodge Ram
    If you’re like me, you’ve tried everything and read everything about this dip/ stumble/ rough idle when stopped in drive and reverse (neutral and park seem smoother) —that doesn’t seem to qualify for a Check Engine Light... This is my first post, and it’s about a solution reached with the help...
  2. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    First, my truck began idling real low around 300-250 rpm along with low oil pressure light. Now it won't even stay running unless I keep my foot on the gas! When I press on the gas pedal the oil pressure goes back to normal range and oil pressure light goes away. However, as soon as I let off...
  3. 5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 99 ram 1500 that I've recently had the transmission swapped from auto to man. After the swap it ran perfect for about a week then started idling low when I depressed the clutch to down shift and coast to a stop, the rpms would drop below 500 and the engine would cut off. Now it does on...
  4. 5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    I recently purchased a 2003 ram quad cab with the 5.7L. After driving it for a couple days, i noticed after the truck sits for a little bit when i start it, it will start up fine and then begin to idle low sometimes even shut off. When i start to back up or put it in drive the idle will continue...
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