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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Question: reving before shifting

 

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Zippo_ram, 5.9L V8, Sturgis, MI, September 02, 2009, 16:09
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engine reves before shifting gears when throttle is pushed.

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    patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, September 03, 2009, 21:25
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    If you have a manual transmission it sounds like the clutch disc is worn and not being sufficiently "clamped" between the engine flywheel and the clutch pressure plate. In this case the transmission will have to be removed to replace the clutch components.

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