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1997 Dodge Ram 2500 Question: Engine missing



Visitor, 5.9L V8, Dupree, SD, February 21, 2011, 22:49

I have 5.9 360 gas engine i just rebuilt it run good for about 10000 miles now every so often its starts missing and when i gas it it cuts out and back fires. It will do this for a few miles then run fine acts like its flooding

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, February 21, 2011, 22:57

    Is the Service Engine Soon/Check Engine Light on if so using a scan tool will narrow down your diagnostic search. I have replaced fuel injectors for a similar problem on the Dodge but if the light is on or not a professional grade scan tool allows testing of sensors and gives air flow into the engine misfire count fuel trim engine load figures ect.. all useful in diagnosing the root cause of the drivability issue.

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