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Chris, Shop Foreman
Category: Dodge
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Experience:  Dodge/Cummins and Chrysler Certified Master Tech
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2000 24V, yesterday it sputtered will going down the drive

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2000 24V , yesterday it sputtered will going down the drive just above idle then run fine until I hit the highway then it accelerated fine then no throttle as I pressed the throttle it recovered run then repeated, I was less than a quarter mile from home so I went home and parked it.
JA: How old is the transmission? Have you checked the fuel filters?
Customer: A retrofit in a 97 3500 with a 5 speed, the fuel filter is first on my list to check.
JA: Are you fixing your 3500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing yet , just finding a starting point
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that is all
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Amedee replied 10 months ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name is ***** ***** I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  Amedee replied 10 months ago.

May I please have your VIN so the other experts and I know the application we are working with?

Thank you!

Expert:  Chris replied 10 months ago.
Hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be assisting you today. This does sound like a partially plugged fuel filter . Do replace it and then let me know if that works. If not, you may have a failing APPS (Acellerator Pedal Position Sensor ) .Chris