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Truck sputtering going uphill.
I would only be speculating on this problem since you have altered the fuel tank system on the truck. I suspect that the fuel pump is getting starved of fuel and when you are going up a hill causes the...
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Transfer case show 4x4 high when put into 4x4 low
Make sure that the truck is in park or neutral when shifting to 4x4 low. If it is, and you're still getting this problem, you can try driving forward a bit to see if it engages in low gear. But...
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White smoke expelled from exhaust
The excessive fuel condition is from the exhaust regeneration system malfunctioning and should be diagnosed following updated diagnostic procedures for the check engine codes received. Follow technical service bulletin 09-10-02 for an updated procedures directive.
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Smoke blows from tail pipe
If you are getting excessive pressure build up in the crankcase, then you may have a clogged crankcase breather system. If the breather system is clean, then you may have a broken piston ring causing the buildup. Have the breather...
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Battery fully discharged
Your battery can discharge simply because it failed. If it has failed internally it will short and lose charge. In this scenario, the battery will need to be replaced. If the battery is fine then the problem is in the...
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Engine pulls/bucks at highway speeds
It sounds like you have a lean misfire or an ignition misfire. I would start by checking to see if the coil is putting out a large hot spark. Then replace the points and condenser as necessary. If the problem...
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High temperature with acceleration - 2013 Dodge Challenger
Hello there, under all driving condition your 2013 Dodge Charger, the temperature should not rise outside normal operating temperatures. If the engine is getting hot during acceleration, then there is likely a problem. The most common faults would be a...
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Thunking noise in rear of the car.
Hi there, thanks for writing in. This thunking noise is a common problem when U-joints (driveshaft) are worn out. I would recommend having them inspected to be sure they do not have too much play in them. When there is...
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I had dual cooling fans, the replacement part was a single larger cooling fan. Now I get aengine light about my cooling system. Ho
Hello, You should check with the person you bought the fan from. I show a listing of a single or a dual fan system. You should replace the fan with the same as what was removed. You should not use...
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Changing brake pads
Changing brake pads "alone" is really not a task that exists. If a vehicle needs new brake pads, or brake shoes in the case of drum brakes, that means that the rotors (and/or drums) have to either be turned, replaced,...
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Random steering wheel shake.
Hi there. In most cases, when you experience a severe shake and vibration all of the sudden it's actually caused by road conditions. If the shake and vibration went away and has not returned while driving the same speed, you...
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Check engine light and fuel cap stay on.
Hi there: In most newer trucks, like your 2014 Ram, if an error light is triggered and the repairs are made, you'll have to clear those stored error codes in the ECU with a digital scanner or they will stay...

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