1997 Dodge Ram 3500 Repair and Maintenance
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1997 Dodge Ram 3500 ProblemsRerouting Ignition Coil/Spark Plug Wires Can Solve Misfire/Surge Problems
On the 3.9L V6 and 5.2L V8, rerouting the ignition coil wire and spark plug wires can help solve a misfire and/or surge problem that occurs at approximately 45 mph. A service bulletin was published that outlines the specifics of the repair. It states the rerouting procedure should be performed before other repairs are done for misfires, surging or spark knock.
If a Check Engine Light illuminates indicating leak detection pump (LDP) failure, the cause is often pinched or disconnected vacuum lines to the pump. Vacuum lines should be inspected before replacing the leak detection pump. Contamination (carbon or debris) in the pump can cause failure and any hoses should be cleared before a new pump is installed.
1997 Dodge Ram 3500 QuestionsAirbag light (2 answers)
Airbag light on while driving 97 3500 cummings
When I accelerate it will direct it through the defroster, when I let up on the gas it comes back through the dash vent.
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replaced all brakes drums and roders