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Rough idle and it tries to shut down while going down the

Customer Question

rough idle and it tries to shut down while going down the road i`ve replaced the plenum gasket an intake gaskets an the iac unit an its still doing it
JA: Is the rough idle consistent or more erratic? How many miles are on the car?
Customer: 157000 and its consistant
JA: Tell me a bit more about what's going on so he can help you best.
Customer: there is no more to tell
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself?
Customer: yes i do all my own work this has me stumped
JA: Great! What have you tried so far?
Customer: i replaced the plenum gasket an the plenum plate an the intake gaskets ,the iac unit spark plugs an wires
JA: Is there anything else the Dodge Mechanic should be aware of about your Dodge?
Customer: not that i know of
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Customer: it`s a 2000 dodge ram 1500 5.9
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Chris replied 6 months ago.

Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you. After it shuts down, will it immediately restart or do you have to wait a bit?

Chris

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
it dont shut completly down its like a hard miss and then its fine for a while then it will do it again
Expert:  Chris replied 6 months ago.

Hmmm, are any trouble codes being set?

Chris

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
not a one
Expert:  Chris replied 6 months ago.

Ok, do you have a scan tool or code reader that can display the OBD readiness monitors?

Chris

Customer: replied 6 months ago.
i had it in one of the local shops an they put their reader on it and there was no codes
Expert:  Chris replied 6 months ago.

Ok, let me check some things and get back to you.

Chris

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