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Dodge RAM 2500: Dodge Diesel Cummins is slow to start, takes

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Dodge Diesel Cummins is slow to start, takes some cranking. In warm weather it will stall a minute or three minutes after starting. How to correct? what is the problem?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Dr. Hamman replied 2 years ago.

Hi, I am a professional certified mechanic, with an engineering background, and 35+ years experience. I will do my best to assist you. Also keep in mind I don't know if you are a pro or a novice, so feel free to add any additional info at any time.

Normally this problem is air leaking into the fuel system. Have you had the fuel filter changed recently.