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Thanks < I have a problem in a caterpillar engine C10, because the engie lost the RPM

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This engine is installed in a peterbilt truck, (oilfield equipment, coiled tubing unit)

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Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
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Good evening
You have a code for lost of rpm?
Can I get some more details?
Can I get the esn?
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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
I can't read any flash code, sometimes is working good and suddenrly RPM fall,tris equipment has 2 signal for to throthle engine, 1 in he cabin truck am the other in the cabina control equipment ,from the cabin control equipment is working very good always , but i can' t to move the truck because the RPM they aré low whit the truck si running
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Hi my name is***** will be glad to help. Does the throttle respond at all to the TPS and will it reach full RPM? Or is this just the idle is low? Check engine light on? What is the current idle RPM and is there any smoke or missfire?

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