Dodge Ram 1500 wont idle

Tiny
BRETTPATTERSON21711
  • 1999 DODGE RAM
  • 154 MILES

Cuts off when trying to idle

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 10:18 PM

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Tiny
RASMATAZ
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Do you have a check engine light?

Check and test the idle air control motor, EGR and PCV valves and throttle position sensor-

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 10:26 PM
Tiny
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No check engine light.

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 10:28 PM
Tiny
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I suspect rasmataz could use a few more details. This can be a real common problem with a REAL easy fix, ... If the battery was recently disconnected, but you have to elaborate on other observations and the recent history.

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Thursday, June 21st, 2012 AT 10:56 PM
Tiny
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Yeap! Ain't enough to fly to the moon-shoot at it on what will affect the idle speed, could be something simple-give more details

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Friday, June 22nd, 2012 AT 1:24 AM
Tiny
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Everything works fine, just got the truck so don't know much about it. Got a new muffler on it been driving it for about a month with no problem. I hit the cat just to see if it was stopped up or something and then it started right up and idled.

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Friday, June 22nd, 2012 AT 4:58 PM
Tiny
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Thanks for coming back with the problem-Good Luck

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Friday, June 22nd, 2012 AT 8:21 PM

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