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Jerry, Master Mechanic
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Experience:  ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech
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While climing hills my temp rises rather quickly but not

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while climing hills my temp rises rather quickly but not while driving on flat ground2004 dodge with 5.9 diesel , changed vistronic fan clutch and problem still occurs
JA: Has the clutch been slipping? Are you having any trouble shifting?
Customer: truck is an auto an trans was rebuilt about 10 months ago
JA: What is the model of your '10 Dodge?
Customer: 2004 dodge ram 3500srw with 5.9 cummins
JA: Are you fixing your Ram yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: no just trying to trouble shoot so I can get this problem fixed
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: this happened while towing an then again while not towing just recently
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Pete replied 8 months ago.

Hi my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist with this today.In some cases I may need more info to assist better.I apologize for any delay.

Was the thermostat replaced at all?

Let me know so we can continue,thanks Pete.