2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Q&A
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: low idle
Have it scanned for a code. it could be a variety of things that are wrong. And its probably a sensor. Specially the crankshaft position sensor or the Idle position sensor and could be the transmission speed sensor - hemicuda
Make sure your throttle body isn't clogged up with carbon buildup. Most Dodge and Chrysler/Jeep engines suffer from carbon buildup in the throttle bore and butterfly. If the throttle bore and valve is covered in the black goo, spray some throttle body cleaner on a towel and start scrubbing the bore and edges of the valve. Don't spray directly on the throttle body you don't want to damage any sensors! The buildup slowly closes off the throttle opening causing a low idle. hope this helps - Andy Y
I had same problem. I disconnected battery cables for about 1/2 hr and cleaned battery connections. Sounds too simple, but this cleared the problem. - ram360
...rating temperature, it idles down low. I have hooked it up to a computer and the PCM calls for low idle. It wont do it when the defroster or AC is on. I had a low temp 180 thermostat and this starte...
hi guys could you please tell me where to find the idle control valve on a 1995 dodge ram with a 5.9 360 eng and is that the same as the fast idle if not where is that located
rough idle and stalls out in low idle when it idles rough while driveing i give it more gas and the rought idle goes away. happens e...
Hi, I am troubleshooting my 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 4x4 with 5.9 L & auto trans. My Innova 3160 scan tool shows the following special test results: $11 low, $19 high, $1A high for component $01. All ...
When it is warming up before I drive, it has a very strange idle, and when I am at red lights it idles low and then will rev up slightly and then settle at a little under 1 rpm. Any ideas?