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I have a 2000 dodge ram that missfires when under a load.

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I have a 2000 dodge ram that missfires when under a load.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 1 year ago.

Hello. My name is ***** ***** I will be helping you today.

Take off the intake boot and look inside the throttle body with a flashlight and see if there is oil built up on the bottom of the plenum. Let me know what you find.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I will have to do this later as it is outside and raining now
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 1 year ago.

Alright. Just reply when you got it checked and we can continue.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
a little more info. It is a ram 1500 with a 5.9 v8
Expert:  Wayne Crawford replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for that. I will be waiting on the results.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Wayne there is a lot of oil build up in the throttle body
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
waiting on your response