Ram 1500

Throttle Body May Malfunction in Very Cold Climates on Dodge Ram 1500

Problem Description and Possible Solution

The throttle body may malfunction in very cold climates causing symptoms at engine start up. A throttle body causing problems will require replacement.

Problem Data
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Average mileage: 113,333 (70,000–160,000)
Exhaust & Emissions affected: 5.7L V8 HEMI
3 model years affected: 2003, 2004, 2005
7 people reported this problem
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i have th esame thing in cold weather the truck stalls out when you stop or slow down to a crawl until it warms up
Very random. Truck sometimes dies when you apply the brake regardless of whether your going 70mph or 35mph. Only when temperatures below 10 degrees fahrenheit. Very very dangerous, especially around curves and intersections.