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2001 dodge durango v8 4.7

My 2001 dodge durango is sputtering when i try to go over65 on freeway. also it jerks every now and then. it also has a hard time starting every now and then. after i let it sit it will run fine. i was told by autozone that it was the engine speed sensor? does this sound right to you?

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If the speedometer still works,then no you don't need the speed sensor.The problem sounds more like the catalytic converter Which was a recall item on most Durangos and Dakotas for that year should be replaced for free at the dealer.

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