How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Jerry Your Own Question
Jerry
Jerry, Master Mechanic
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 1740
Experience:  ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech
2947720
Type Your Dodge Question Here...
Jerry is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

2001 dodge Dakota wouldn't start charged battery it starts

Customer Question

2001 dodge Dakota wouldn't start charged battery it starts but dies when you take your foot off of the gas
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.
Hello and welcome! My name isCustomerand I would like to assist you with you question. Can I start by getting your VIN?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
1b7gg26n71s138147
Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for the VIN!
Have you checked for codes in the computer?
Have you checked for any air/vacuum leaks under the hood?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Check engine lite is not on.... Nothing seems to be leaking ...starts but when you take foot off gas it stalls
Expert:  Amedee replied 1 year ago.
Ok, the most common cause of this stalling condition at idle is a bad/lazy idle air control motor located on the throttle body. You will need to replace this to fix your stalling condition. Glad I can help! Please dont forget to honor your good faith deposit by rating my answer as "excellent service".Customer

Related Dodge Questions