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At 60 to 70 there is a very good vibration if I turn the over drive off I don't fell it
I would recommend starting with the simpler things first such as checking the drive shaft U-joints. Also, check to be sure the tires and wheels are properly balanced and rotated. I have seen this happen quite commonly when the drive...
Check engine light came on and it sounds like one or two cylinders are not running.
Hello. If the Check Engine Light is on, then the first thing I would do is retrieve the trouble codes. The Check Engine Light is likely related to your performance issues and retrieving the trouble codes may reveal some information...
Brake dust
Asbestos was, and in some cases is still, used in the brake lining and clutch materials on many modern vehicles. It offers good strength, temperature, and chemical resistance and is cheap compared to other materials that are used for the...
Rear tires on passenger side locked up
I would not drive the vehicle until it is looked at, as it is possible for the fault to cause an unsafe driving condition. When a brake locks up without any reason, it is most likely caused by a failure...
I have 137,000 miles just bought truck warning light came on PDF 100 blocked what do I do
The diesel particulate filter (DPF) is used to trap particulate matter and keep it from being released into the atmosphere. Every so often, the DPF must go through a regeneration process in which the particulate matter is burned. Pressure sensors...
When replacing the oil cooler do i need to put O rings on it as well? 2002 Dodge 3500 CummingsDiesel
Hi - yes, absolutely change the o-rings. They get brittle with heat and age, lose their resilience, and you have oil leaks. If you would like assistance with this task, I would recommend having the oil cooler replaced by a...
Q: knocking in my engine
I'm assuming the truck has the 5.9ltr Cummins engine. While I cannot say if the engine is "shot" without looking it over myself, this engine has a 12 quart capacity. Being low 5 quarts is nearly 50% low on oil....
Oil is green in color.
Hi there. Diesel fuel has a green tint to it. It is possible that the fuel has gotten into the oil, but most likely the diesel will just thin out the oil. If the oil if light bright green in...
What is causing my truck to make a grinding noise when I shift it into drive or when I come to a stop
Hi there. If the gears are not engaging and there is a grinding noise, it is commonly due to a front pump failure or main shaft damage inside the transmission. I recommend having a certified technician, such as one from...
Squealing noise from front end during low speed turns.
Hi there. The noise you're hearing is metal-to-metal contact. Due to this fact, the best guess would be the wheel bearings starting to fail. When the bearings begin to wear out, the first symptom is commonly noise like you've described....
Can s water pump make a vehicsl stall out like Iits run out of fuel and not restart
Your water pump may be causing overheating and the engine may loose power and once stopped can shut down. You should have the computer tested to see if a sensor like the crank sensor is failing from getting too hot...
Transmission whining 2004 Dodge RAM 3500
Hi there - the most common feedback on this issues is that this is caused by the transmission pump when the transmission fluid filter is clogged, or the transmission fluid has degraded (burned or varnished). Check the condition of your...
I have a 2001 dodge ram 3500 diesel with a 6 speed.My problem is the speedometer would go half the speed I would be going.I replac
In your application, the dash gauge read-out probably relies on a stepper motor to translate the signal from the output sensor to position the gauge pointer. If the signal output is good (it can be confirmed with a scope), then...
Ecu vin verification
Hi there. This really isn't a service we offer or are best suited to give you any "good" advice on. When it comes to ECU's, we always defer to the OEM solution; due to the possibility of connectivity issues with...
Oil pressure gage at zero. No leaks and has plenty of oil. No abnormal noise and temps normal. No low pressure warning light.
The oil pressure gauge will usually drop when a few things could be happening. Either the motor is in fact low on oil, the oil pump could be failing or the oil pressure sending unit is not working properly and...
2006 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9 diesel 4x4 has knocking sound coming from under hood and white smoke.
White smoke from a diesel engine often indicates a lean condition. This could be caused by a problem such as low fuel pressure or a faulty injector. Bad glow plugs, or a bad glow plug relay, can also cause white...
2008 Dodge 3500 6.7L diesel- replaced water pump and radiator hose but now losing water and overheating with no obvious leaks.
If you are still overheating and loosing coolant with no external leaks found when pressure tested then the most likely cause is a leaking head gasket or cracked head for when it was overheated before.
My diesel truck will start but dies when put into drive
Hi Erick. Thanks for contacting us tonight. In most cases, an issue like you've described is caused by either excessive carbon deposits in the throttle body or physical obstruction of fuel/air mixture causing the vehicle to stall. It could also...
After replacing crank senor and cam sensor tack only works for 2 to 3 seconds after start up snap on tool show tach
This may be caused by a faulty transmission speed sensor. The speed sensor reads the rotational speed of the reluctor wheel, located within the transmission. When this is not working properly, you may also notice the transmission hesitating to shift...

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