2000 Dodge Dakota Q&A
2000 Dodge Dakota Question: Engine will miss at a higher highway speed
High speed engine miss and no problem at low speeds or mid range sounds like a lack of fuel pressure or fuel delivery. Ignition misfire occurs when the ignition is under its highest pressure ,sudden snap acceleration (the mixture goes lean) and starting from cold in the morning. The ignition may fail under prolonged engine load at wide open throttle. I wonder could the exhaust be restricted and not getting the exhaust out. High speed miss could also be caused by valve springs but this would be less common. - patrick mannion
Truck seems ok in cool weather, live in dallas, everyday wake up to go to work sometimes overheats, seems to not have any problems when driving short distances, overheats in stop and go traffic, dr...