engine fails after "lugging" such as parking a trailer, and then restarts 20 minutes later. has begun to stop for no apparent reason at other times and then starts again
intermittent engine failure on 2001 Dodge Dakota
It sounds like an intermittent problem with some thing like your crank sensor. ( common on Dodges ) Have your computer checked for codes. There may be a code in there for a bad crank sensor. It the Check Engine Light ever on?
thanks for your reply. A few weeks back a check engine light was on, I ran a code check and it showed a vacuum leak. I tightened what I thought was a loose gas cap, then disconnected the battery and reconnected it. The check engine light has not reappeared, and if I run t he codes nothing appears.
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Stop hauling a trailer with that 2.5 4cyl.