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2000 Dodge Ram Van 3500 Question: Engine backfires through intake

 

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Paulnan, Wickenburg, AZ, September 19, 2012, 17:13
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Every several weeks my van backfires ( sounds like through the intake) Only does this when starting out warm.

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    ziptie12 September 22, 2012, 09:59
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    Mileage, engine,trans. and maint info all helpful to answer your inquiry.Any recent(3Mo.) repairs?

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    Paulnan, September 23, 2012, 07:41
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    149000 miles.I think it's a 318,Automatic trans.No recent repairs, Has had regular maintenance.It did it about 6 weeks and 4000 miles ago than again recently. It lasts for about 30 seconds than runs fine again.
    Thanks millions for any help.

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    ziptie12, September 26, 2012, 19:34
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    Has the check engine light ever come on , or has it been scanned to see if any temporary (pending) codes are stored? maybe have 'live' data scanned to watch for misfires under the conditions described when it occurs.

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