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Sputtering sputters at high speed. leveling off at 65-70 mph sputters badly.excelerate and it smooths out.

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  • morenointl Nov 13, 2008

    the truck shakes violently at 1500 RPM at 40-45 mph. Increasing the RPM gets rid of the shaking but then I can't keep a constant speed.

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Check computer for mis fire if this shows up suggest a tune up be sure to use dodge parts (tune ups with after market parst dont seem to last long)

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Have You Changed The fuel filter? Surging at higher speeds or cruising speeds, My guess is fuel filter.

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