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My 01 ram 1500 5.2 just died on me. I sprayed starting fluid

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My name is ***** ***** My 01 ram 1500 5.2 just died on me . I sprayed starting fluid in the throttle body thing it is a fuel issue but still no start.
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: It had the check engine light on for a long time and was terrible on gas. Yesterday I drove it filled up with gas and the check engine light went off. Today it started fine drove to get a cup of coco . I was sitting idling and it just died.
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Juan Crespo replied 8 months ago.

Hi there. Are you planning on fixing this yourself? If so, please be aware of the fact that we can only provide technical guidance; you provide all tools and mechanical skills. Are you Ok with that?