1. Electronic Issue?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hi, I’m new to this forum, and as far as I can tell, my problem is new to this forum too. I have a 2002 Dodge Ram 1500 4.7L 4x4 with 180,000 km (~112,000 miles). First off, I’ve had a few issues that are potentially relevant to my current issue: 1. 6 months ago, I noticed my...
  2. New TPS already going bad?

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hello all, I am new to these forums and I registered because I am having some issues with my 3rd gen 4.7. I recently replaced the TPS this last Tuesday and it has been running fine until today. It is now showing the symptoms that I was having before the TPS change (RPM jumps to over 2000 on...
  3. TPS or Trans?

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    So my second gen 1500 '99 Automatic started revving up and down in park about 300 rpms fluctuating, but stops in drive. Anybody have any knowledge of that or what it could be? Heard it might be the Throttle Position Sensor. But don't know. Also seemed to miss a gear and kept rising in RPMs while...
  4. RPM fluctuation / idle issue

    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...
  5. Idle Problems

    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...
  6. Idle Air control Valve or throttle position sensor

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    So when I start the engine it revs up and down between 1100-1400 for about 20 secs and then drops to about 800-900 for around 45 secs then repeats, It does the same thing if I try idling down the street, Im just trying to stay under the neighborhood speed limit and the neighbors are looking at...
  7. TPS / IAC valve problems

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    2001 dodge ram 1500 5.9 360 v8 Alright, few days ago i had the symptoms of the TPS and IAC valve problems, no idle would stall if i did not keep my foot on the gas at stopsigns etc, however if i left it in park and kept it at 500rpm it would eventually stay running. At the same time i had a...
  8. PLEASE HELP, van needs to get me back to work!

    Dodge Ram Vans
    I have a 2000 Dodge Ram Van 3500, ext cargo, ext height conversion van. It is powered by a 5.9 Magnum V8 with A518\46RE Auto trans and 4:11 rear. It has just turned over 180k miles. When I first bought this beast, I had Mr. Trans exchange trans fluid and filter, engine oil and filter, P.S.fluid...
  9. No start, changed ECU bad again?

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Ram 1500, 5.9, 4x4, Auto. It started long time ago where it would shut off at about half hr. after starting and it wouldn't start back again until I let it coold for a while. Then scalated to cranck but no start, changed CPS on bellhousing of tranny & then TPS, nothing. Changed pick up coil...
  10. '98 ram 1500 5.9L high idle problem

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    replaced my fuel injectors, broke my tps, got other tps from junk yard, started her up, idle was fine. then turned off the engine. put my cold air intake back on, started her up again, then high idle, starts off at 1500rpm then goes up to just about 2000rpm and stays there....any ideas???:shy2:
  11. High Idle

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    so, this past Sunday I cleaned the Throttle Body on my Ram and my dad's ram... they both r 4.7L.... but when i finished cleanin mine... my truck starting idling around 1000 to 1200 rpm's... as opposed to 550 to 750 Rpm's.... my check engine light isnt on.... and i took off everything back off...
  12. Won't upshift from first when cold

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Winter is coming and I don't want to revisit the problems I had last winter. My 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 5.9L automatic wouldn't shift out of first gear on very cold days (below 20° F) until the tranny had the chance to warm up. A couple times I had to drive about a mile in first gear before she...