Having problems with your 2000 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck ?


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You may need to clean the throltte body, and then start the engine and hold the rpms high for a minute, then slowly reduce the gas pedal to idle, you blanked out the memory, now it needs to learn the idle speed again.
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